Упражнения на тему Past Indefinite

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Упражнение 1.

Вставьте глагол to be в Past Indifinite.

My aunt… very depressed last Sunday. The weather … terrible. It … cold and rainy. Her husband … not at home. He … at hospital because he … sick. Her children … not at school. They … not in the yard, they … in the living room. The TV … broken. The children … not only upset, they … very angry. The neighbours … not happy because her children … too noisy. The house … not clean. The sink … broken. There … dirty dishes on the kitchen table and in the sink. There … nothing in the fridge. There … no vegetables for dinner, there … no juice for her children. There … not even bread in the house! She … tired and hungry. She … just exhausted.


Упражнения 2.

Перепишите следующий текст в про­шедшем времени.

On Monday we have five lessons. The first les­son is English. At this lesson we write a dictation and do some exercises. Nick goes to the blackboard.
He answers well and gets a «five». Pete does not get a «five» because he does not know his lesson. After the second lesson I go to the canteen. I eat a sandwich and drink a cup of tea. I do not drink milk. After school I do not go home at once. I go to the library and take a book. Then I go home.


Упражнение 3.

Перепишите следующий текст в прошедшем времени (что рассказала мама).

On Tuesday I get up at half past six. I go to the bathroom and wash my hands and face and clean my teeth. Then I dress, go to the kitchen and cook breakfast for my family. At half past seven my son gets up and has breakfast. I have breakfast with my son. My son eats a sandwich and drinks a cup of tea. I don’t drink tea. I drink coffee. After Breakfast my son leaves home for school. I don’t leave home with my son. On Tuesday I don’t work in the morning. I work in the afternoon. In the evening I am at home. My husband and my son areat home, too. We rest in the evening. My son watch­es TV, my husband reads newspapers and I do some work about the house. At about eleven o’clock we go to bed.


Упражнение 4.

Поставьте глаголы в предложениях в прошедшее время согласно образцу.

I do my chors. -> I did my chors.

1. She wins the money. She ____ the money.

2. They can eat. They ____ eat.

3. She has to go. She ____ to go.

4. We go shopping. We ____ shopping.

5. She runs to school. She ____ to school.

6. I can walk. I ____ walk.

7. We have to buy a new car. We ____ to buy a new car.

8. They want to leave. They ____ to leave.

9. We begin to collect. We ____ collect.

10. You are allowed to eat. You ____ allowed to eat.

11. Peter eats a hamburger. Peter ____ a hamburger.

12. She has to wash it. She ____ to wash it.

13. They want to go home. They ____ to go home.

14. I close the windows. I ____ the windows.

15. You must learn it. You ____ learn it.

16. They can drive. They ____ drive.

17. Sam likes to laugh. Sam ____ to laugh.

18. Mary has to go home. Mary ____ to go home.

19. We write a letter. We ____ a letter.

20. She opens the window. She ____ the window.


Упражнение 5.

Преобразуйте предложения из настоящего в прошедшее время, используя слова и конструкции yesterday, the day before yesterday, last week,
last month, last year, a week ago, a year ago, when I was young, when I first met you и т.д.

1. I must stay here for two days.

2. Jane can swim in this river.

3. I have to call San-Francisco now.

4. We can show you our house.

5. Dr. Brown can see you at the moment.

6. They must go to bed now!

7. We have to book a room with a bath.

8. You can dial it direct.

9. Jane must get up early today.

10. We can read English books now.


Упражнение 6.

Заполните пробелы глаголами в форме прошедшего времени.

1. Mammoths (be) ____ big animals like elephants.

2. Mammoths (not live) ____ 100 years ago.

3. Mammoths (live) ____ a long time ago.

4. Some dinosaurs (fly) ____ in the air and some (swim) ____ in the sea.

5. Mammoths (not eat) ____ meat. They (eat) ____ grass.

6. They (have) ____ two large tusks about three metres long.

7. He (drink) ____ some milk. He (not drink) ____ any water.

8. She only (spend) ____ 1 pound. She (not spend) ____ 3 pounds.

9. I (see) ____ some elephants. I (not see) ____ any lions.

10. They (swim) ____ in the sea, but (not swim) ____ in the lake.



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