Present Perfect Exercise 1

The present perfect (or present perfect simple) is a tense in English to talk about actions or events in the present or very recent past. It’s important that you use this tense for events when there is a link between the past and the present.

On this page, you have an exercise about forming this tense.

You can find the exercise below:

Present Perfect Exercise 1

Complete these sentences by filling in the correct form of the present perfect.
1.
I (to play) the guitar since I was seven years old.
2.
My brother (just, to return) from New York. He has a massive jetlag!
3.
Se is devastated. She (just, to drop) her iPhone.
4.
We (to meet) three celebrities so far.
5.
You (to play) yourself by cheating on the test.
6.
I (never, to read) that book.
7.
Up until now, no one (to find) aliens.
8.
It's the most courageous thing my sister (ever, to do).
9.
I (just, to install) a new app on my phone.
10.
A storm (recently, to hit) the Belgian coast.

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