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Past Simple

1.- Rewrite these sentences:

a) The sun is shining.


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b) They work for an insurance company


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c) I'm having dinner.


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d) She doesn’t want to stay home tonight.


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e) I don’t know what to do.


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f) Do you stay at home?


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g) You have to go.


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2.- Use the words in parentheses to make sentence in past simple

a) (Ann / write / a letter in her room)


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b) (the phone / ring / while I / take a shower)


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c) (it / begin / to rain while I / walk / home)


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d) (we / see / an accident while we / to be waiting / for the bus)
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e) (take a picture/ Tom / when / smiling / to be / baby)


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f) (you / do / what / yesterday / at this time/ ? )


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3.- Complete the blanks with the correct form of the verbs in the past simple tense

Get up Have Fly Leave Go Drive Arrive Park


Check Wait Have Arrive Depart Take

Last Tuesday Anna ____________ from Los Angeles to Mexico City. She _____________ at
6 o’clock in the morning and ________________ a cup of coffee. At 7:15 she _____________
home and _____________ to the airport. When she ________________, she
________________ the car and then _____________ to the ticket counter, where she
______________ in for her flight. Then she _______________ breakfast at an airport café and
_________________ for her flight. The plane ______________ on time and _______________
in Mexico City four hours later. Finally, she _______________ a taxi to her hotel.