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Mixed tenses

Quiz by Chris Butler

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24 questions
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  • Q1
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    Dear Ann,
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  • Q2
    received
    I __________ ( receive ) your letter about two weeks ago
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  • Q3
    have been trying
    and ____________ ( try) to find time to write you back ever since
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  • Q4
    have been
    I _____________ (be) very busy lately.
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  • Q5
    have had
    In the past two weeks , I ______________ (have) four tests, and I have another test next week.
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  • Q6
    has been staying
    In addition , a friend ______________ ( stay) with me since last Thursday.
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  • Q7
    have spent
    She wanted to see the city , so we ____________ (spend) a lot of time visiting some of the interesting places here .
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  • Q8
    have been
    We ____________ (be) to the zoo , the art museum , and the botonical gardens
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  • Q9
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    Yesterday , we _____*?*______ (go) to the park
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  • Q10
    went
    and __________ (watch) a balloon race.
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  • Q11
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    Yesterday , we *went* to the park
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  • Q12
    watched
    and _____*?*_____ (watch) a balloon race.
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  • Q13
    have barely had
    Between shoving her the city and studying for my exams , I ___________________ ( have , barely) enough time to breathe
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  • Q14
    is
    Right now it ____*?*_______ ( be) 3. a.m and I ________________ (sit) at my desk
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  • Q15
    am sitting
    Right now it *is* 3. a.m and I ______*?*__________ (sit) at my desk
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  • Q16
    have been sitting
    I ______________ (sit) here five hours doing my studying
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  • Q17
    leaves
    My friend's plane _____________ (leave) at 6.05
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  • Q18
    have decided
    so I ____________ ( decide) not to go to bed.
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  • Q19
    am writing
    That's why I _______________ (write) to you such an early hour in the day.
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  • Q20
    am getting
    I _____________ (get) a little sleepy , but I would rather stay up .
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