Exercises: Simple past and Past perfect II

Pasado simple y pasado perfecto II

Escribe los verbos en verde en pasado simple o pasado perfecto, según corresponda.

1 My brother (have) an stomachache after he (eat) all the cake.

My brother had an stomachache after he'd (had) eaten all the cake.

2 Her mother (die) last year but she (be) disabled in the last three years.

Her mother died last year but she'd (had) been disabled in the last three years.

3 Last night I (go) for a walk after I (finish) my work.

Last night I went for a walk after I'd (had) finished my work.

4 Lucy (refuse) the offer after they (interview) her twice.

Lucy refused the offer after they'd (had) interviewed her twice.

5 The teacher (not award) his student with a high mark because he (not work) very hard.

The teacher didn't (did not) award his student with a high mark because he'd not (hadn't/had not) worked very hard.

6 Henry (come) home from holidays and (discover) someone (break) into his house.

Henry came home from holidays and discovered someone had broken into his house.

7 Laura (be) furious with her son Tom because he (not do) his homework.

Laura was furious with her son Tom because he'd not (hadn´t/had not) done his homework.

8 When I (see) him, he (be) shaking because he (be) swimming.

When I saw him, he was shaking because he'd (had) been swimming.

9 I (phone) the embassy to ask why my passport (arrive) yet.

I phoned the embassy to ask why my passport hadn't (had not) arrived yet.

10 Dinner (be) wonderful, Donald (cook) a mushroom risotto.

Dinner was wonderful, Donald had cooked a mushroom risotto.