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The present perfect and the simple past 11
That is Mr Minus, who teaches me mathematics, but he (not have) time to
teach me much. I only (be) in his class for a week.
You (hear) his speech on the radio last night? -Yes, I . . . -
What you (think) of it?
I (not know) that you (be) here. You (be) here long?-Yes, I (be) here
two months. —
You (be) to the Cathedral? ~ Yes, I (go)
there last Sunday.
You ever (try) to give up smoking? -
Yes, I (try) last year, but then I (find)
that I was getting fat so I (start) again.
You (see) today's paper? -
No, anything interesting (happen)?
Yes, two convicted murderers (escape) from
the prison down the
Mary (feed) the cat?-
Yes, she (feed) him before lunch. ~ What
she (give) him? -She (give) him some fish.
How long you (know) your new assistant?-I (know) him for two years. —
What he (do) before he (come) here? -I
think he (be) in prison.
I (not see) your aunt recently. -
No. She (not be) out of her house since
she (buy) her colour TV.
The plumber (be) here yet?-
Yes, but he only (stay) for an hour. -
What he (do) in that time? -
He (turn) off the water and (empty) the
Where you (be)?
I (be) out in a yacht. -
You (enjoy) it? -
Yes, very much. We (take) part in a race.
No, we (come) in last.
How long that horrible monument (be) there?-
It (be) there six months. Lots of people
(write) to the Town Council asking them to take it away but so far nothing (be)
I just (be) to the film War and Peace. You (see) it? -No, I....
Is it like the book? -
I (not read) the book. -
I (read) it when I (be) at school. -
When Tolstoy (write) it? -
He (write) it in 1868. -
He (write) anything else?
Hannibal (bring) elephants across the Alps. -Why he (do) that?-
He (want) to use them in battle.
Where you (be)?-
I (be) to the dentist. ~
He (take) out your bad tooth? -
Yes, he . . . -
She (say) that she'd phone me this morning, but it is now 12.30 and she
(not phone) yet.
I just (receive) a letter saying that we (not pay) this quarter's
electricity bill. I (not give) you the money for that last week? ~ Yes, you . .
. but I'm afraid I (spend) it on something else.
How long you (be) out of work? -
I'm not out of work now. I just (start) a
new job. -
How you (find) the job? -
I (answer) an advertisement in the paper.
You (finish) checking the accounts? -No, not quite. I (do) about half so
I (cut) my hand rather badly. Have you a bandage?-I'll get you one. How
it (happen)? -
I was chopping some wood and the axe
How you (get) that scar? -
I (get) it in a car accident a year ago.
You (meet) my brother at the lecture yesterday? -Yes, I.... We (have)
coffee together afterwards. •
He (lose) his job last month and since then he (be) out of work. -Why he
(lose) his job? -
(be) very rude to Mr Pitt.