Put each
verb in brackets into a suitable past tense.

This time
last year I (1) ___ (cycle) in the rain along a country road in France with a friend
of mine.


We (2)___ (decide) to go on a cycling holiday
in Normandy. Neither
of us (3) ___ (go) to France
before, but we (4) ___ (know) some French from our time at school and we (5)___
(manage) to brush up on the basics.


Now we (6) ___ (wonder) if we (7) ___ (make)
the right decision.


We (8) ___ (plan) our route carefully in
advance, but we (9) ___ (forget) one important thing, the weather.


It (10) ___
(rain) solidly since our arrival and that night we (11) ___ (end up) sleeping
in the waiting room at a railway station.

Then the
next morning as we (12) ___ (ride) down a steep hill my bike (13) ___ (skid) on
the wet road and I (14)___ (fall off).

I (15) ___
(realise) immediately that I (16) ___ (break) my arm, and after a visit to the
local hospital I (17___ (catch) the next train to Calais for the ferry home.


Unfortunately
my parents (18) ___ (not expect) me home for a fortnight, and (19) ___ (go)
away on holiday.

So I (20) ___
(spend) a miserable couple of weeks alone, reading Teach Yourself French.






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Ответы и объяснения

2014-01-12T23:55:08+04:00
Cycled
decided
had gone
knew
managed
wondered
made
planned
forgot
was raining
ended up
rode
skidded
fell off
realised
had broken
caught
did not expect
went
spent
Как-то так
2014-01-12T23:56:36+04:00
1. Cycled
2. Decided
3. Had gone
4. Knew
5. Managed
6. Wondered
7. Had made
8. Planned
9. Had forgotten
10. Had been raining
11. Ended up
12. Were riding
13. Skidded
14. Fell off
15. Realized
16. Had broken
17. Caught
18. Didn't expect
19. Went
20. Had spent