Complete the sentences with the correct from of the verb in brackets: Past simple or Present perfect.
1. I ..........(not see) the Lord of the Rings films yet, but I ..........(already/read) the book.
2.John.......(visit) the British Museum in London a couple of years ago.
3.Our football team's not very good. They.......(lose) all their matches this year.
4.Last weekend, I.......(buy) the latest Coldplay CD for my sister's birthday.
5.Alice.....(recently/arrive) in Britain from Australia.
6.The film on TV......(finish) a few minutes ago.
7.Jake......(go) to the library last Thursday.
8. I......(meet) Jack at the concert a couple of weeks ago.
9.My parents......(nover/go) abroad before - they're going to London next week.
Work in pairs. Use the correct form of a suitable verb from the table to ask and answer questions about the words below.
A. Have you ever seen a gorilla?
B. Yes, I have.
A. Where did you see it?
B. At the zoo in Budapest.
2. a foreign country
3. the underground
4. a Chinese film
6. a Sherlock Holmes novel
7. a rock star
8. carrot juice
10. a magazine in English.