Past Perfect Continuous Tense Negative Form Exercises - Quiz 1



  • 1. But she hadn't been standing there for a couple of seconds when she heard a well-known voice behind her. (stand)
  • 2. Meanwhile, however, things hadn't been going well. (go)
  • 3. He hadn't been playing-he had been played with. (play)
  • 4. The fact was, however, that she was always dreaming and thinking odd things and could not herself remember any time when she hadn't been thinking things about grown-up people and the world they belonged to. (think)
  • 5. While they were driving he notice-never did; thinking of far things or of nothing-but now he saw! (take)
  • 6. Matters at home pleasantly. (go)
  • 7. In the first place he the attention that he had expected. (get)
  • 8. Jack sat up in bed and rubbed his eyes to be sure that he . (dream)
  • 9. For all that, he entirely for his farm. (fight)
  • 10. But we this long when a terrible thing happened. (enjoy)
  • 11. He there half a minute, when along came two boys and a girl. (sit)
  • 12. I thought you told me that you much this season? (go out)
  • 13. She , partly from anxiety about herself, partly about the boy. (sleep)
  • 14. We long in 1904 before we found that the problem of equilibrium had not as yet been entirely solved. (fly)
  • 15. It startled her, for she for it. (listen)
  • 16. If I in the garden, very likely he might have died. (walk)
  • 17. It would all have been great fun if people each other so near. (kill)
  • 18. It there last night when he dropped asleep: to that he could take his oath. (hang)
  • 19. Why, that that pipe so very long when I found it! (lie)
  • 20. He actually at her side all the morning. (ride)