Category: English tenses

English tenses - summary.

Read the questions below and decide which answer best fits each space.

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Question 1

As a young child Kate ... most of her time playing the piano.

Question 2

It was obvious that she would pass her exam. She ... for weeks.

Question 3

What ... so wonderful?

Question 4

When I got back home, everybody ...

Question 5

This time tomorrow I ... to Greece.

Question 6

When I was a child I ... tennis twice a week.

Question 7

Look at her. She ...

Question 8

As soon as I ... my money back, I'll buy a new car.

Question 9

Look at his white face. He ...

Question 10

While I was going home, my son ... to France.

Question 11

How long ... here?

Question 12

It's been ages since I last ... you.

Question 13

My train ... in half an hour. Could you give me a lift?

Question 14

We all knew that something wasn't right, but she didn't want to say what ...

Question 15

She's nice but I assume we ... as a couple.

Question 16

Next year we ... married for a 20 years.

Question 17

Never ... such a beautiful and smart girl.

Question 18

The Internet ... more and more popular.

Question 19

I was very surprised when she said she ... her exam.

Question 20

Stop shouting at me! You ... my ideas!