Past Perfect Questions Exercise 2

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 questions.

You can find the exercise below:

Past Perfect Questions Exercise 2

Complete these sentences by forming questions in the past perfect.
1.
(they, to drive) a Porsche before they bought a Ferrari?
2.
(I, to tell) you about my youth before we got married?
3.
(she, to go) to the shop before she knew what to buy?
4.
(we, to drink) a nice cup of tea before we got to work?
5.
(Shakespeare, to write) Romeo & Juliet before he died?
6.
(my brother, to draw) a bear before he painted it?
7.
(you, to try) to get in before you called the boss?
8.
(they, to visit) Peru before they visited England?
9.
(I, to forget) to call you before you started work?
10.
(we, to write) very long letters before we saw each other for the first time?

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