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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #113140: Past simple or past participle
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    Past simple or past participle

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    1. Last week the traveller (pay) a guide to show him the town.

    2. Staff were not (pay) for six months last year.

    3. He (sleep) a little before the bell rang.

    4. It (start) raining by 9 a.m. yesterday.

    5. Lara had already (send) an e-mail to John before he called her.

    6. I have never (see) such a beautiful rainbow.

    7. I (read) five novels last month.

    8. Have you ever (sing) in public?

    9. The sun (shine) all over the country yesterday morning.

    10. The buildings (shake) during the earthquake last month.

    11. Yesterday I (send) you a postcard from Paris.

    12. I had never (ride) a horse before.

    13. I've (sell) cookies at the market.

    14. My brother (run) the marathon last year.

    15. Last month my parents (read) twelve books.

    16. That is not the video you (show) me last week.

    17. You (smell) of jasmine this morning. It was nice.

    18. Let me confirm what she (say).

    19. You have (put) on the red pull I bought you for Christmas.

    20. Have you already (shake) hands with my parents?

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