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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #114995: Past perfect V-ing
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    Past perfect V-ing

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    1. Sandra was very exhausted because she (to stay) awake too late yesterday.

    2. In 2016, she (to study) at university for 8 months before I met her.

    3. Last Friday, they (to sleep) for a couple of hours before I went to bed.

    4. At the very beginning, I put on weight because I (to eat) too much.

    5. Last week, it (to snow) for a while before they left.

    6. The children were wet because they (to play) soccer in the rain.

    7. Around us, everything was white because it (to snow) all the previous night.

    8. Yesterday, Paul was very tired. He (to cook) in the kitchen for a long time.

    9. In June 2015, we (to talk) for over an hour before your parents arrived.

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