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Introduction

Choose the correct form in Past Simple tense

Time limit: 25min

Pass rate: 75%

Test

  • I ..... vanilla ice cream as a boy but not any more.

    like
    liked
    did like
    like did

  • She .... a lot of vodka last night.

    drink
    drank
    drunk
    drinked

  • We ….. to the Opera on Friday evening.

    did go
    go
    gone
    went

  • They ….. on holiday to Spain last summer.

    not go
    not went
    didn't went
    didn't go

  • They ….. to Italy instead.

    did go
    did went
    did gone
    went

  • They …..... to experience something different.

    want
    wanted
    did want
    did wanted

  • What …. you do last weekend?

    do
    were
    did
    are

  • I …. my sister and her family in York.

    visit
    did visit
    was visit
    visited

  • …....you go there by car?

    Do
    Did
    Was
    Were

  • Yes, I …....

    do
    did
    was
    were

  • How long ….. it take?

    was
    were
    do
    did

  • It …....me 4 (four) hours to get there.

    take
    took
    taken
    did took

  • ...….she travel alone?

    Was
    Did
    Is
    Do

  • No, she ….. .

    wasn't
    didn't
    isn't
    don't

  • Who did she …...... with?

    travel
    travelled
    travelling
    travels

  • She …. with her boyfriend, Tom.

    travel
    was travel
    travelled
    travelling

  • We also ….... some sandwiches for lunch at a motorway services.

    buy
    did buy
    did buying
    bought

  • Tom wanted to go to a restaurant for lunch but I …....

    want not
    wanted not
    not wanted
    didn't

  • They live in York now, but before they …. in Bristol.

    live
    lives
    did live
    lived

  • Why ….... they move to York, then?

    do
    did
    was
    were

  • My brother-in-law …. a job there.

    did get
    gotten
    get
    got

  • …,,,,. they happy to move from Bristol to York?

    Are
    Were
    Did are
    Did were

  • No, they ….... .

    didn't
    weren't
    aren't
    didn't were

  • I …... when they lived in Bristol. It was closer for me to drive there.

    prefer
    did prefer
    preferred
    did preferred

  • Mary...….. for a job in a nursing home and was hired.

    apply
    did apply
    was apply
    applied

  • Their children ….. school in September last year.

    start
    starting
    did start
    started

  • ….. you there on their first day at school?

    Did
    Did be
    Were
    Did are

  • No, I ….....

    didn't
    did was
    did is
    wasn't

  • …......you on holiday last year?

    Are
    Did are
    Were
    Did were

  • Yes, we ….. .

    did
    was
    did were
    were

  • ............they married before?

    Did
    Did are
    Did were
    Were

  • No, they ............

    didn't
    didn't are
    didn't were
    weren't

  • Q: Who .......... you about my GCSE results?

    did tell
    told
    did told
    was tell

  • A: Your mother .......

    told
    tell
    did
    did tell

  • Q: When ............................... her?

    do you saw
    did you saw
    did you see
    did you seen

  • A: I ............. her last weekend in the supermarket.

    did see
    did saw
    saw
    do saw