En este ejercicio podrรกs practicar el uso correcto de los verbos. Lee atentamente las oraciones y completa los recuadros con la forma de Simple Past 1. Yesterday my father (go)
to work by car.
2. This morning I (have)
3. My sister (not clean)
her room on Saturday.
4. The birds (fly)
over our heads.
5. Last week my family (not buy)
a new table for the dining room.
6. The other day, I (lose) 7. I (tell)
my math's book.
my mother a lie.
8. We (hear) 9. (you see)
a terrible sound outside last night. football match Tuesday night?
10. Pau (drink) The film (not begin)
a litre of Coke for lunch yesterday. late at the cinema yesterday.
2. I hurt myself when I (fall) 3. He (not forget) 4. I (want) 5. My mum (make) 6. (you read) 7. When (they meet) 8. Who (she speak) 9. What time (he arrive)
off my bike. to do the homework. a new pair of trainers but this shop (not sell)
pizza for lunch today. the book the teacher (tell) ? to yesterday? from school?
us to read?
10. Pau (learn)
all the verbs in a week.
Read a sentence about the PRESENT and then write a sentence about the PAST. Examples: Carol usually gets up at 7:30. Yesterday she got up at 7:30. 1.
Carol usually wakes up early. Yesterday morning
Carol usually walks to work. Yesterday
Carol is usually late for work. Yesterday
Carol usually has a sandwich for lunch. Yesterday
Carol usually goes out in the evening. Yesterday evening
Carol usually sleeps very well. Last night,
Put one of these verbs in each sentence: HURT - TEACH - SPEND SELL - THROW - FALL - CATCH - BUY - COST
Examples: I was hungry, so I bought something to eat at the store. 1.
Tom's father Tim
him how to drive when he was 17. down the stairs this morning and
We needed some money, so we Ann Sally
a lot of money yesterday. She the ball to Sue, who
a dress that
Write QUESTIONS. A friend has just come back from vacation and you are asking about it.
Examples: WHERE / GO? Where did you go? / FOOD / GOOD? Was the food good?
HOW LONG / STAY THERE?
STAY IN A HOTEL?
HOW / TRAVEL?
THE WEATHER / NICE?
WHAT / DO IN THE EVENINGS?
MEET ANY INTERESTING PEOPLE?
Put the verb into the correct form. Use the SIMPLE PAST.
Example: I didn't go (not/go) to work yesterday because I wasn't (not/be) well. 1.
(not/shave) this morning because he
(not/eat) anything because we
(not/rush) because I
(not/be) in a hurry.
(not/be) interested in the book because she
EXERCISE A the 1920s Saturdays
Complete the sentences. Each time use AT, ON or IN with one of the phrases from the box below. 1917 night
the 15th century the age of five
about five minutes July 21, 1969
1. Columbus discovered America IN the 15th century. 2.
The first man landed on the moon
In Britain soccer matches are usually played
You can see the stars
if the sky is clear.
ANSWER the same time the moment
In many countries, children have to start school
Jazz became popular in the United States
It's difficult to listen when everyone is speaking
The Russian Revolution took place
Tom isn't here
. . . .
. He'll be back
Put the correct prepositions: AT, ON, or IN.
Examples: The concert starts at 7:45. I learned to drive in four weeks. 1.
The course begins
I went to bed
We traveled overnight to Paris and arrived
Mozart was born in Salzburg
Are you doing anything special
Hurry up! We've got to go
I haven't seen Ann for a few days. I last saw her
I'll call you
I might not be home
midnight and got up
the morning. Can you call
I get paid
Jack's brother is an engineer, but he's unemployed
The price of electricity is going up
about 10:00, okay?
Tom's grandmother died
March 10th. 6:30 the next morning.
January 7th and ends
the afternoon instead?
the age of 79.
the end of the month.
Sunday afternoons I usually go for a walk in the park.
There are usually a lot of parties
New Year's Eve.
I like walking around town
Tom doesn't see his parents very often these days - usually only sometimes
night. It's always so peaceful. at
the summer for a few days.
the end of a course, the students usually have a party.
I've been invited to a wedding
I'm just going out to do some shopping. I'll be back
Ann works hard during the week, so she likes to relax
It was a short book and easy to read. I read it
Carol got married
Would you like to go to the movies
The telephone rang and the doorbell rang
Mary and Henry always go out for dinner
Mr. Davis is 63. He'll be retiring from his job
half an hour. at
17, which is rather young to get married. at
Friday night? at
the same time.
their wedding anniversary. at
two years' time.