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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #50127: Past tenses
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    Past tenses

    Use the correct past tense: simple past, past continuous / present perfect, present perfect continuous

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    1. Oh! it's raining. Fortunately, I (to find) an umbrella yesterday.

    2. My sister (to be) sick for a couple of weeks and will come back in a month.

    3. Sorry, I can't read your letter because I (to break) my glasses.

    4. I (to call) you when you knocked at the door.

    5. Please, could you turn on the heater, I am cold, it (to rain) all day long.

    6. Lilly is my best friend, I (to know) her for a long time.

    7. Shakespeare was a great author. He (to die) in 1616.

    8. Don't be so suspicious! I (to manage) to find a volunteer: here she is!

    9. I am late, I (to lose) my shoes, I can't go to work with my slippers.

    10. It's the third time I (to see) this film.

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