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Present Perfect

Form Subject + Have/Has + Past Participle I SHE HAVE HAS EATEN CAKE
SEEN THE MOVIE THREE TIMES

PRESENT PERFECT

DEFINITION
I have washed the dishes Ann has been to Germany twice.

An action that happened at an unstated time in the past. The emphasis is on the action. An action which started in the past and continues up to the present. A recently completed action. Personal experiences or changes. Time expressions use with PP

I have known Jess for ten years. You have typed the letters Mary has put on weight. For, since, already, always, just, never, so far, today etc.

Activity 1 put in the verbs in the lines, using Present Perfect 1) Katy _________________________ me an e-mail. (to send) 2) David and Pat ______________________ the museum. (to visit) 3) I _______________________ at the pet shop. (to be) 4) They _______________ already _________________ their rucksacks. (to pack) 5) Marco _______________________ an accident. (to have) 6) We __________________________ the shopping for our mother. (to do) 7) I _______________ just ______________ my car. (to clean) 8) Nadia ____________________________ her room. (to paint) 9) Lisa and Caroline ________________________ to a concert. (to go) 10) My friends_______________________________ smoking. (to give up)

Activity 2 circle have or has in the sentences. 1 I have/has answered the question. 2 Jenifer have/has opened the door. 3 They have/has called us. 4 You has/have carried a luggage. 5 It has/have rained a lot. 6 We has/have washed the car. 7 He have/has closed the window. 8 Jenny have/has locked the door. 9 The girls have/has visited Madrid. 10 Orlando and Sofia have/has helped in the garden.

Activity 3 Match Speaker A to Speaker B

1 The living room looks nice. 2 Whats the matter? 3 It smells great in here! 4 That broken window is dangerous. 5 Is your cooker working now? 6 I cant find my blue shirt. 7 Wheres the cat? 8 Theres no milk left.

a Oh, yes. My dads fixed it b Ive told the landlord about it c Ive put in the washing machine d Ive tidied up. e Weve run out. f Ive cut myself. g Ive made something special for tonight. h Ive taken her to the vet.

Activity 4 write in the sentences already/yet/since/for with present perfect 1 We've ________________ had our breakfast. 2 Haven't you got ready ____________? Look at the time! 3 I haven't phoned home _______________ summer holidays. 4 -Do you want a glass of wine? - No, thanks. I've ______________ had one. 5 I haven't been to the cinema _____________ ages. 6 She hasn't had a day off _____________ 2009.

ANSWERS
Activity 1 1) Katy has sent me an e-mail. 2) David and Pat have visited the museum. 3) I have been at the pet shop. 4) They have already packed their rucksacks.

5) Marco has had an accident.


6) We have done the shopping for our mother. 7) I have just cleaned my car. 8) Nadia has painted her room. 9) Lisa and Caroline have gone to a concert. 10) My friends have given up smoking.

Activity 2
1 I have answered the question. 2 Jenifer has opened the door. 3 They have called us. 4 You have carried a luggage. 5 It has rained a lot. 6 We have washed the car. 7 He has closed the window. 8 Jenny has locked the door. 9 The girls have visited Madrid. 10 Orlando and Sofia have helped in the garden.

Activity 3 1d 2f 3g 4b 5a 6c 7h 8e

Activity 4 1 We've already had our breakfast. 2 Haven't you got ready yet? Look at the time! 3 I haven't phoned home since summer holidays. 4 -Do you want a glass of wine? - No, thanks. I've already had one. 5 I haven't been to the cinema for ages. 6 She hasn't had a day off since 2009.

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