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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #115657: Past perfect V-ing
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    Past perfect V-ing

    Complete the sentences. Mind the stative verb in question 10.

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    1. John had a terrible headache, because he (to drink) a lot of alcohol.

    2. I was very tired because I (to study) this difficult point of the lesson.

    3. Remember ! I succeeded in that test because I (to focus) on it with great concentration.

    4. He (to clean) the house, so all was perfect when we arrived.

    5. It (to rain) there, so the soil was soaked for hours.

    6. He (to work) hard and hurt his hand, so he went to see the doctor.

    7. John's eyes were so tired ! Once again, he (to watch) TV. 

    8. Sue was short of breath as she (to run) for a long time.

    9. I could smell the smoke of a cigarette. Somebody (to smoke) in the bedroom.

    10. I (to hear) the strange noise from the engine of our car. Thanks to that, we avoided an accident.

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