Yellow Level Quiz #16 — Change the present perfect tense to the past tense

Part A.

Directions: Rewrite each verb that appears in the present perfect tense and change it to the past tense.

Example:

 * She has eaten breakfast.

  * She ate breakfast.

1. They have lived there for two years.

 They ____________ there for two years.

2. My sister has had problems with her car.

 My sister ___________ problems with her car.

3. I have been to New York many times.

 I ___________ in New York last year.

4. It hasn’t rained since last week.

 It ___________ __________ yesterday. (negative)

5. We haven’t seen the movie yet.

 We __________ __________ the movie yet. (negative)

6. The compay has laid off a lot of employees.

  The company ______________ a lot of employees.

7. Bob hasn’t gotten up yet.

  Bob ___________ ______________ until 11:00. (negative)

8. Those children haven’t learned how to read yet.

 Those children never ____________ how to read. (negative)

9. The mail hasn’t come yet.

 The mail never ____________. (negative)

10. Maria has done her laundry.

 Maria __________ her laundry.

Part B.

Directions: Each question is in the present perfect tense negaitve. Rewrite each question in the past tense.

Example:

* Has she eaten breakfast?

* Did she eat breakfast?

1. Has the newspaper come yet?

 _____________________________________________________?

2. Have you called your mother?

 _____________________________________________________?

3. Have they heard anything about the accident?

 _____________________________________________________?

4. Where have you been?

 _____________________________________________________?

5. What have you done?

   _____________________________________________________?

6. Has he had anything to eat?

 ______________________________________________________?

7. How long have you lived in Minnesota?

 ______________________________________________________?

8. Hasn’t this been fun?

 ______________________________________________________?

9. Has this ever happened to you?

 ______________________________________________________?

10. Why haven’t they called me?

 ______________________________________________________?

 

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