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    Past perfect

    Complete the sentences with the past perfect tense.

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    1. I (study) engineering before I became an engineer.

    2. The teacher taught more students because her classes (be) bigger.

    3. My mother (make) many beautiful dresses before she became a fashion designer.

    4. By the time I became a teenager, I (write/already) many good poems.

    5. I (call/just) the police by the time my husband arrived.

    6. The gunmen (fight) many people before.

    7. I (choose) a new colour for my dress because that purple colour just wasn't my colour.

    8. We (leave) France by the time the recession hit.

    9. Before I went to university, I (decide) I wanted to be a teacher.

    10. My friend was sick because he (drink) a lot of alcohol during the festival.

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