Category: English tenses

Future in the past.

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

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Question 1

I ... this letter yesterday, but I didn't have enough time.

Question 2

We ... with them, but they finally convinced us.

Question 3

I knew his aunt ... him any money.

Question 4

I was sure that after midnight I ...

Question 5

I thought she ... everything by our arrival, but I was wrong.

Question 6

I ... the report when I noticed some alarming details.

Question 7

We couldn't be at that party, because we ... abroad the following day.

Question 8

The concert ... at 5 p.m. but in fact it started 3 hours later.

Question 9

After many days of suffering, he ...

Question 10

I ... to the party, but Peter made me come.

Question 11

I was sure that Kate ... by the time I arrived.

Question 12

Peter decided he ... to France on holidays.

Question 13

All the problems ... be solved during yesterday's meeting.

Question 14

He was almost sure he ... his exam.

Question 15

When I got to the station, the train ...