Past Perfect, Past Continuous or Past Perfect Continuous?

 

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Past Perfect, Past Perfect Continuous or Past Continuous Exercise

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Question 1
I had a shower because I ........ squash. It was a bad day for me as I ......... a single game.
A
was playing, hadn't won
B
had played squash, was winning
C
had been playing, hadn't won
D
had been playing, was winning
Question 2
Mike was on the floor on his hands and knees. He ..... for his contact lens.
A
had been looking
B
had looked
C
was looking
Question 3
It was good to see Ricky again, I .......... him since the previous summer.
A
hadn't seen
B
wasn't seen by
C
hadn't been seeing
D
wasn't seeing
Question 4
I went out with Mike on my bike. It was difficult to keep up with him because he ....... so fast.
A
was cycled
B
had cycled
C
had been cycling
D
was cycling
Question 5
Sally could hear a lot of noise from the flat next door. Her neighbours .... .
A
had shouted
B
had been shouting
C
shouted
D
were shouting
Question 5 Explanation: 
At that moment in the past
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3 Responses to “Past Perfect, Past Continuous or Past Perfect Continuous?”

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  1. tugsuu says:

    exercises what i really had been looking for

  2. Agbornku says:

    Why has “he” just before the space in Question 3 been left out.

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