Past Perfect Mixed Exercise 5

The past perfect is a tense in English to talk about events in the past that happened before another action in the past. This means that the action in the past perfect happened in a more distant past.

If you want to read more about this tense, click here. This is where you’ll find an extensive overview of when to use this tense, how to form it and there are also some examples.

This is an exercise about forming this tense.

You can find the exercise below:

Past Perfect Mixed Exercise 5

Complete these sentences by filling in the correct form of the verb in the past perfect.
1.
(they, to steal) a car before they found a bike?
2.
It (to happen) before we noticed something was wrong.
3.
We (not, to see) each other before we met earlier today.
4.
(he, to hack) the system before they caught him?
5.
He (to trust) her before she dumped him.
6.
I (not, to be) to Peru before I visited Argentina.
7.
She (to study) well before she took the test.
8.
Someone (to call) before I had lunch.
9.
(he, to take) the exam before he studied?
10.
My uncle (not, to teach) me how to ride a bike before he passed away.

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