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    Past perfect

    We form the Past Perfect with had and the past participle of a verb(e.g.started,taken)

    Example:I had taken it. or I'd taken it.

    Note that we can use never and already before the participle(e.g.been,bought).

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    1. Last weekend Tom rode a horse. He (never/ride) a horse before.

    2. Last summer Jeff ran in a marathon. He (already/run) in a marathon once before in 1993.

    3. Last week Susan wrote a poem. She (never/write) a poem.

    4. Last week Ann appeared on TV. She (never/appear) on TV and she really enjoyed it.

    5. Last summer Tony played tennis at Wimbledon. He (already/play) tennis at Wimbledon.

    6. Last year Jean wrote her third novel. She (already/write) two novels before writing the third one.

    7. Last month they earned a lot of money from tourism. They (never/earn) a lot of money from tourism before.

    8. We ate a lot of Thai food last month. It was nothing new; we (eat) a lot of Thai food before.

    9. Cambodia students went to Yale university last year. They (go) to Harvard university before.

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