Past Perfect 4

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The past perfect past tense is formed with had and the past participle of the main verb. The past perfect tense describes an action that took place in the past before another past action.

  1. I went to bed after I _____ the news on television.

    had watched
    watch
    have watched
    watch

  2. Before he moved to Calgary, Charles _______ in Saskatoon.

    lives
    have lived
    had lived
    live

  3. Paul ______ at Lake Louise every winter until 1999.

    skis
    have skied
    had skied
    ski

  4. He said he ______ everywhere for his keys

    had looked
    have looked
    had look
    look

  5. The insurance company answered the letter that I ________.

    write
    have written
    had written
    have wrote

  6. The bus _______ by the time we got to the bus stop.

    have left
    leaves
    has left
    had left

  7. I ________ for a long time before I wrote the TOEFL exam.

    study
    had studied
    had study
    have studied

  8. Garry said that he ________ his lunch.

    had eaten
    have eaten
    eat
    eats

  9. I ________ an elk before I went to Jasper.

    never seen
    had never seen
    never have seen
    never saw

  10. ________ been to Disneyland before your trip this year?

    Have you ever
    You had
    Had ever you
    Had you ever


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