1. Put the verbs In brackets into the present perfect or the simple past tense. In some sentences the present perfect continuous
a). He broke his leg in a skiing accident last year.
b). Mr Pound is the bank manager. He has been here for five years.
c). Mr Count worked as a cashier for twenty-five years. Then he retired and went to live in the country,
d). Have you been here before?~
yes, I spent my holidays here last year.~
Did you have a good time?~
no, it never stopped raining.
1. Put the verbs brackets into the present perfect or simple past tense. Fill the spaces by repeating the auxiliary used in the preceding verb.
You (see) Mary on Monday?~
Yes, I …
Did you see Mary on Monday?~
Yes, I did.
a). Where is Tom?~
I haven't seen him today, but he told Mary that he`d be in for dinner.
b). I bought this in Bond Street.~
How much you did you for it?~
I paid $100.
c). Where have you found this knife?~
I have found it in the garden.~
Why did you leave it there?
d). I have lost my black gloves. Have you seen them anywhere?~
No, I`m afraid I haven't When did you last wear them?~
I wore them at the theatre last night.~
Perhaps you left them at the theatre.
e). Do you know that lady who has just left the shop?~
yes, that is Miss Thrift. Is she customer of yours?~
No exactly. She has been in here several times but she has never bouht anything.
f). He left the house at 8.00.~
Where he did he go?~
I didn't see where he went.