Past Simple – Negation of sentences in English – Exercise 1

Task No. 1248

Negate the first sentence in each task. Write the negations of the verbs in CAPITALS into the gaps.

Use the long forms of the auxiliaries.

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Form of the Past Simple

Welcome to your Past Simple – Negation of sentences in English – Exercise 1

1. She PLAYED tennis. → She tennis.

2. Petra SPOKE to the teacher. → Petra  to the teacher.

3. I CLEANED the car. → I  the car.

4. They MADE a cake. → They  a cake.

5. She ASKED a lot of questions. → She a lot of questions.

6. They BOUGHT a house. → They a house.

7. I WENT to the cinema last weekend. → I  to the cinema last weekend.

8. I WAS home when you phoned. → I  home when you phoned.

9. Jake BUILT a model aeroplane. → Jake  a model aeroplane.

10. We PARKED in front of the school. → We  in front of the school.