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Name: __________________ Date: _____/ _____ / ______

Mark: Teacher:

1. In the following sentences the verbs underlined are all in the Past Simple. In some sentences you can write used to, didnt use to or did use to, in others is not possible and the verb remains the same. Go through the sentences below and rewrite those where is possible to change the verbs into a form of used to. Tick the sentences that do not change. a) Jane was a good swimmer. ________________________________________________________________ b) When Sandra was a child she went to her grandparents farm for her summer holidays. ________________________________________________________________ c) What kind of food did you hate when you were ten years old? Vegetables. I never hate vegetables. ________________________________________________________________ d) We worked in our garden all day yesterday. ________________________________________________________________ e) James didnt like soup, but now he does. ________________________________________________________________

2. Complete the following sentences with the correct form of the verbs from the list. run have cook play ride listen to work drive a) Its difficult for Jenifer to get used to __________ on the left in London. b) Stephen and his friends used to __________ football on Sunday mornings. c) Mike is used to __________ several miles a day: thats why he easily won the race last Saturday. d) Where did you use to __________ before you got the job in the bank? e) I never used to __________ classical music, but now I love it. f) I cant get used to __________ a big meal as soon as I get up in the morning. g) Martha is sure that she will never get used to __________ a motorbike. h) When Tom lived alone in Cambridge, he used to __________ his own food.

Answer key:

1. a) Jane used to be a good swimmer. b) When Sandra was a child she used to go to her grandparents farm for her summer holidays. c) What kind of food did you use to hate when were ten years old? Vegetables. I never used to eat vegetables. d) e) James didnt use to like soup, but now he does. 2.

a) b) c) d) e) f) g) h)

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