Supplement Excercises For Past Tenses 1 » Luyện thi Gò Vấp
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Conditionals, wishes, present subjunctive and real or unreal.
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Yesterday was a typical working day for Laura. Write what she did or didn’t do yesterday.

1 She got up at 7 o’clock.

2 She a big breakfast.

3 She .

4 It to get to work.

5 She  at 8.45.

6  She  lunch.

7 She at 5 o’clock.

8 tired when she home.

9  She a meal yesterday evening.

10 She out yesterday evening.

11 She at 11 o’clock.

12 She well last night.

2. Complete the sentences using the following verbs in the correct form:

buy                 catch                 cost                 fall                 hurt                 sell                 spend                 teach                throw                write

1 Mozart wrote more than 600 pieces of music.

2 ‘How did you learn to drive?’ ‘My father me.’

3 We couldn’t afford to keep our car, so we  it.

4 Dave down the stairs this morning and his leg.

5 Joe   the ball to Sue, who   it.

6 Kate   a lot of money yesterday. She    a dress which  100.000 VND

Put the verb into the correct form, past continuous or past simple

Pasted 1

I saw (see) Sue in town yesterday, but she (not/see) me. She (look) the other way
I (cycle) home yesterday when a man (step) out into the road in front of me. I (go) quite fast, but luckily I (manage) to stop in time, and I (not/hit)  him


Put the verb into the correct form, past continuous or past simple

1 Jenny (wait) for me when I   (arrive).

2 ‘What (you / do)    at this time yesterday?’ ‘I was asleep.’

3 ‘ (you / go)   out last night?’ ‘No, I was too tired.’

4 How fast   (you / drive) when the accident (happen)?

5 Sam (take)   a picture of me while I    (not / look).

6 We were in a very difficult position. We   (not / know) what to do, so we (do) nothing.

7 I haven’t seen Alan for ages. When I last    (see) him, he (try)  {{{ was trying}}  to find a job.

8 I (walk)   along the street when suddenly I (hear)   something behind me. Somebody (follow)    me. I was scared and I     (start) to run.

9 When I was young, I    (want) to be a pilot. Later I   (change) my mind.

10 Last night I (drop)    a plate when I    (do) the washing up. Fortunately it (not / break)