Various Tenses in English, Statements – Exercise 1

Task No. 1300

Put in the verbs in brackets in the correct tenses.

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English Tenses

Welcome to your Various Tenses in English, Statements – Exercise 1

1
I to work yesterday. (to drive)
Clue
YESTERDAY = Past Simple. IRREGULAR VERB: DRIVE → DROVE
2
Jake 21 next week. (to be)
Clue
Action will happen without the speaker's involvement = WILL FUTURE → WILL + INFINITIVE
3
My boyfriend every morning. (to swim)
Clue
EVERY MORNING = PRESENT SIMPLE, MY BOYFRIEND (3rd person singular) → INFINITIVE + S
4
They their house. It looks much better. (to paint)
Clue
When we are interested in the RESULT - The house looks better NOW - so PRESENT PERFECT →HAVE (because of THEY) + Past Participle
5
Look! Someone over the garden wall. (to climb)
Clue
Look! = Present Continuous, Someone (3rd person singular) → IS + INFINITIVE + ING
6
He for Spain three weeks ago. (to leave)`
Clue
AGO = PAST SIMPLE, IRREGULAR VERB → LEAVE → LEFT
7
I to her at the moment. (to talk)
Clue
AT THE MOMENT = Present Continuous, I (1st person singular) → AM + INFINITIVE + ING
8
Sean her to marry him this evening. (to ask)
Clue
PLAN so GOING TO FUTURE. IS (Because of Sean) + GOING TO + INFINITIVE
9
Our children often their grandparents. (to visit)
Clue
OFTEN = Present Simple, OUR CHILDREN (3rd person plural) + INFINITIVE
10
He his car keys. So he is very happy. (to find)
Clue
We are interested in the RESULT - FOUND keys - so PRESENT PERFECT. HAS (because of HE) + PAST PARTICIPLE