Learn English 100% free...Get 1 free lesson per week // Add a new lesson
Log in!

Click here to log in
New account
Millions of accounts created on our sites.
JOIN our free club and learn English now!

  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug

  • Get a free English lesson every week!
    Click here!

    - Our other sites

    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #102612: Past Perfect
    > Other English exercises on the same topic: Plu-perfect [Change theme]
    > Similar tests: - Past perfect - Pluperfect - Choosing your past tense... - Life accident 1 - Life accident 2 - Past Perfect Simple or V-ing - Dream and Back to reality 2/2 - Past Perfect
    > Double-click on words you don't understand

    Past Perfect

    Put the verbs in the past perfect tense.

    Twitter Share
    English exercise "Past Perfect" created by anonyme with The test builder.
    Click here to see the current stats of this English test

    Please log in to save your progress.

    1. When I got to the house, Mary wasn't there. She (already /leave).

    2. I didn't recognize my old classmate because she (change) so much.

    3. We were late for the show last night. By the time we got to the cinema, the movie (already /start).

    4. Yesterday, I went on my first plane trip. I was very nervous because I (never /fly) before.

    5. I couldn't eat much dinner last night because I (eat) such a big lunch.

    6. I couldn't buy any groceries last night because when I got to the supermarket, it (already /close).

    7. Last week our teacher gave back the essay we (write) the week before.

    8. The house was quiet when Andrew got home. Everyone (go) to bed several hours earlier.

    9. They got to school late yesterday. The bell (already/ ring).

    10. Sheila couldn't come to my house last night because she (already /make) other plans.

    11. We couldn't find his house. It was clear that he (give) us the wrong address.

    12. Annie didn't want to come to the movie with us because she (see) it the week before.

    13. By the time the police arrived at the bank, the robber (already/ escape).

    14. I couldn't get into my flat when I came home from work last night because I (forget) to take my key.

    End of the free exercise to learn English: Past Perfect
    A free English exercise to learn English.
    Other English exercises on the same topic : Plu-perfect | All our lessons and exercises