Signal words for the Past Simple – Exercise

Task No. 1247

Find the correct signal word for the sentences in the Past Simple.

Welcome to your Signal words for the Past Simple – Exercise

1 Petra went shopping --------.
Clue
tomorrow = future, at the moment = present continuous
2 -------- I did not go to work.
Clue
Now = present continuous, tomorrow = future
3 I visited my grandmother --------.
Clue
at the moment = present continuous, tomorrow = future
4 -------- I had coffee for breakfast.
Clue
at the moment = present continuous, yet = present perfect
5 Elvis died --------.
Clue
Now = present continuous, tomorrow = future
6 I went to New York --------.
Clue
yet = present perfect, next week = future
7 The man was arrested -------- .
Clue
next Saturday = future, already = present perfect
8 The train left -------- .
Clue
usually = present simple, now = present continuous
9 -------- Sean worked in a bar.
Clue
Next summer = future, since spring = present perfect
10 My friend missed the bus to work --------.
Clue
tomorrow morning = future, at the moment = present continuous