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Simple Past, Past Continuous, and Past Perfect

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Task Description
An exercise to differentiate the use of simple past, past continuous and past perfect.
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Scene summary
A yellow umbrella that reminds a boy with his father leaving him in the House for Children because he couldn't afford raising his son.
Video length
7 minutes 56 seconds
Video genre
Cartoons for kids & kids' videos
Language goals
Grammar practice
Other pedagogical goals
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Pre-intermediate (A2), Intermediate (B1)
Student type
This resource is intended for:High schoolers
High schoolers
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Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Choose the correct options.
The rain (fall) when the boy (look) accross the window.
fell, looked
were falling, looked
was falling, looked
fell, was looking
2. Fill the gap.
The carover.
3. Choose the correct options.
The boy (be) happy after he (see) the yellow umbrella.
were, saw
was, had seen
had been, saw
had been, seen
4. Fill the gap.
Theyat the Home for Children.
5. Choose the correct options.
The boy (hide) after the girl (put) the umbrella.
had hidden, put
hid, had put
hid, put
hid, had putted
6. Fill the gap.
The girl noticed that the umbrellagone.
7. Choose the correct options.
The girl (follow) the trace while the children (play) with their toys.
followed, were playing
followed, was playing
was following, played
were following, played
8. Choose the correct options.
The girl (catch) the boy in the act while he (hide) something in the cupboard.
catches, hid
caught, hid
caught, was hiding
was catching, hid
9. Fill the gap.
The stuffs in the cupboard fell out after theyon the floor.
10. Fill the gap.
The boythe umbrella when the girl demanded him to return it.
11. Choose the correct options.
The boy (remember) moments with his father holding a yellow umbrella.
had remembered
12. Fill the gap.
The manhis son in the House for Children.
13. Choose the correct options.
The girl (hand) the umbrella after she (hear) the boy's story.
handed, heard
had handed, heard
handed, had heard
was handing, heard
14. Choose the correct options.
The old man (fall) to the ground before the imaginary father (vanish) in the air.
fell, had vanished
was falling, vanished
fell, was vanishing
had fallen, vanished
15. Unmix the sentence.
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