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    The right tense

    Write the verbs in the right tense not using any contraction.

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    1. When I was a young boy, I (meet) Santa Claus.

    2. Tony (study) for his math test as we speak.

    3. Pat and Sean (smoke) for the past three years. They would like to quit though.

    4. She sometimes (lose) her temper. She scares me a bit when she does.

    5. I (understand) your point now.

    6. I (see) this movie about a dozen times already.

    7. We (sleep) all day yesterday.

    8. I finally (decide) to call her yesterday to ask her out.

    9. She (be) never late. I wonder why she is missing.

    10. I (be) in class very early this morning to study for my math exam.

    11. (be) you mad at me last night? I didn't hurt you on purpose you know !

    12. (you, see, ever) Le Cirque Du Soleil?

    13. We (go out, sometimes) when we are not tired.

    14. What (you, are, do) now? I'm cleaning my room.

    15. I (visit) my uncle Bob in San Jose last year.

    16. They (call, negative) me since last week.

    17. What kind of music (she, like)?

    18. 3 years ago, Doug completely (change) his lifestyle.

    19. Who (invent) the lightbulb? I really don't have a clue.

    20. I (never, try) lobster in my life.

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