Past Perfect – Negations – Exercise

Task No. 1259

Put in the verbs in brackets into the gaps. Take care forming the negations.

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Form of the Past Perfect

Welcome to your Past Perfect – Negations – Exercise

1
I the bath tap, so the water poured onto the floor. (not/to turn off)
Clue
had not turned off - regular verb
2
The dog ran into the street because Sean the door. (not/to close)
Clue
had not closed - regular verb
3
When we got to the airport, we discovered we our passports. (not/to take)
Clue
had not taken - irregular verb
4
Jake tickets, so he could not go to the concert. (not/to buy)
Clue
had not bought - irregular verb
5
I Petra for years before I met her in France. (not/to see)
Clue
had not seen - irregular verb
6
She told the teacher that she her homework. (not/to do)
Clue
had not done - irregular verb
7
Martin the book, so he didn't understand the play. (not/to read)
Clue
had not read - irregular verb
8
Because of their argument, the sister to one another for years. (not/to speak)
Clue
had not spoken - irregular verb
9
I didn't find my keys because I in my jacket. (not/to look)
Clue
had not looked - regular verb
10
I enough, so I failed the exam. (not/to study)
Clue
had not studied - regular verb