Past Perfect Simple - Past Perfect Continuous

Ugeniat November 04, 2019

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Watch a short video and choose between Past Perfect Simple and Past Perfect Continuous
Scene summary:
A woman tries to take an egg from a hen but the hen doesn't agree ..............
Video length: 1 minute 58 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2019-11-04, 19:36:36 (GMT+1)
About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) The hen ...an egg when she ...

  • had laid - arrived
  • laid - had arrived
  • had been laying - arrived

2) When the baby ... up, she ... to take the egg for quite some time.

  • had been waking - tried
  • woke - had been trying

3) The baby .... when she ..... into the bedroom.

  • had disappeared - walked
  • disappeared - had walked

4) The hen ... the baby because the woman... the egg.

  • kidnapped - had taken
  • had been kidnapping - took
  • had kidnapped - took

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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KristalUlett
2020-01-13 13:22:08
Thank you for this interesting and real word activity. It really helps and I look forward to using this with my students.
BeatricePuggia
2020-03-29 10:33:51
Thank you, nice idea!
lavero972
2020-04-13 22:39:11
Thank you for this activity
MARIANAREBO
2020-06-28 22:14:23
love it!
paoladaniela2020
2020-09-11 14:32:29
Thanks!!
EmiLia23Meln
2020-10-19 13:42:12
Thank you !!!
LilianeRamos
2020-10-23 13:19:53
Love your job!!!!!
naa460
2020-11-08 20:23:07
great!!!
profi
2021-01-10 17:13:51
Thanks! Nice and funny activity to teach the past perfect. I'll use it with my students.
hasnatel
2021-02-05 10:35:40
Love it really thanx for sharing ❤