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IRREGULAR VERBS

Ejercicios
A. Complete the sentences with the simple past.
1) I in the middle of the night when I heard that noise. (awake) 2) Bill the lottery and became rich overnight. (win) 3) The doctor over to examine the patient. (bend) 4) My neighbours dog Ann the other day. (bite) 5) Ignacio the candles of his birthday cake. (blow) 6) She her daughter that she had bought candy for her. (tell) 7) Tibisay the most beautiful dress in the shop and bought. (c hoose) 8) My diamond ring 5000,00. (cost) 9) Mario his finger with a knife when he was cooking. (cut) 10) I about you last night. (dream)

A. Respuestas correctas.
1) I awoke in the middle of the night when I heard that noise. (awake) 2) Bill won the lottery and became rich overnight. (win) 3) The doctor bent over to examine the patient. (bend) 4) My neighbours dog bit Ann the other day. (bite) 5) Ignacio blew the candles of his birthday cake. (blow) 6) She told her daughter that she had bought candy for her. (tell) 7) Tibisay chose the most beautiful dress in the shop and bought. (choose) 8) My diamond ring cost 5000,00. (cost) 9) Mario cut his finger with a knife when he was cooking. (cut) 10) I dreamt about you last night. (dream)

IRREGULAR VERBS B. Complete the sentences with the simple past.


1) Marina too much yesterday. (drink) 2) I to the supermarket but couldnt find any matches. (drive) 3) We a plane flying over the lake. (see) 4) A sparrow in trough the window. (fly) 5) The teacher the pupils to leave the classroom. (forbid) 6) Blanca her umbrella on the bus. (forget) 7) His boss Aiden for what he did. (forgive) 8) A climber to death on the mountain. (freeze) 9) Bea a tennis racket for her birthday. (get) 10) We to the movies last night. (go)

B. Respuestas correctas
1) Marina drank too much yesterday. (drink) 2) I drove to the supermarket but couldnt find any matches. (drive) 3) We saw a plane flying over the lake. (see) 4) A sparrow flew in trough the window. (fly) 5) The teacher forbade the pupils to leave the classroom. (forbid) 6) Blanca forgot her umbrella on the bus. (forget) 7) His boss forgave Aiden for what he did. (forgive) 8) A climber froze to death on the mountain. (freeze) 9) Bea got a tennis racket for her birthday. (get) 10) We went to the movies last night. (go)

IRREGULAR VERBS C. Complete the sentences with the simple past.


1) Romelia ....................... a flag from the balcony to show her solidarity. (hang) 2) The old man ....................... the thief with is walking stick. (hit) 3) I ....................... a very good movie last night. (see) 4) Peter had an accident, so he ....................... legal advice. (seek) 5) My neighbours ....................... their house for 500,000. (buy) 6) Roman ....................... the parcel by mail yesterday. (send) 7) The girl ....................... on a stool swinging her legs. (sit) 8) His father ....................... Daniel how to swim. (teach) 9) ....................... I ....................... you that Yuri is getting married. (tell) 10) I ....................... to study at 5.00 am. (begin)

C. Respuestas correctas
1) Romelia hung a flag from the balcony to show her solidarity. (hang) 2) The old man hit the thief with is walking stick. (hit) 3) I saw a very good movie last night. (see) 4) Peter had an accident, so he sought legal advice. (seek) 5) My neighbours bought their house for 500,000. (buy) 6) Roman sent the parcel by mail yesterday. (send) 7) The girl sat on a stool swinging her legs. (sit) 8) His father taught Daniel how to swim. (teach) 9) Have I told you that Yuri is getting married. (tell) 10) I began to study at 5.00 am. (begin)

IRREGULAR VERBS D. Complete the sentences with the simple past.


1) He ....................... his wife to the concert. (take) 2) My grandparents ....................... when they were both 20. (meet) 3) She ....................... the bill. (pay) 4) She ....................... at home all evening. (be) 5) They ....................... me the truth. (tell) 6) My favourite team ....................... the championship. (win) 7) Clara ....................... seven bottles of beer. (drink) 8) The police ....................... the thief. (catch) 9) Yesterday she ....................... 10 kilometres. (run) 10) Last vacation I ....................... to America. (go)

D. Respuestas correctas
1) He took his wife to the concert. (take) 2) My grandparents met when they were both 20. (meet) 3) She paid the bill. (pay) 4) She was at home all evening. (be) 5) They told me the truth. (tell) 6) My favourite team won the championship. (win) 7) Clara drank seven bottles of beer. (drink) 8) The police caught the thief. (catch) 9) Yesterday she can 10 kilometres. (run) 10) Last vacation I went to America. (go)

IRREGULAR VERBS E. Complete with the present perfect or, active passive.
1) She .. English for many years. (teach) 2) Be careful! You .. my glasses. (bend) 3) My team .. four times already. (beat) 4) Mauricio .. 10 euros that he can beat me in a tennis match. (bet) 5) That company .. always .. new ways to expand its business. (seek) 6) Obesity .. a problem in the United States. (become) 7) A strong culture .. the Chinese people together for many years. (bind) 8) This novel .. so well that it has been reprinted many times. (sell) 9) Monica .. any emails yet. (send) 10) The sweeper .. our street yet. (not sweep)

E. Respuestas correctas
1) She has English for many years. (teach) 2) Be careful! You have bent my glasses. (bend) 3) My team has been beaten four times already. (beat) 4) Mauricio has bet 10 euros that he can beat me in a tennis match. (bet) 5) That company has always sought new ways to expand its business. (seek) 6) Obesity has become a problem in the United States. (become) 7) A strong culture has found the Chinese people together for many years. (bind) 8) This novel has sold so well that it has been reprinted many times. (sell) 9) Monica hasnt sent any emails yet. (send) 10) The sweeper hasnt swept our street yet. (not sweep)

IRREGULAR VERBS F. Complete with the perfect tense.


1) That terrible windstorm ........................ all the stress down. (blow) 2) Some readers ........................ wrong conclusions about the article. (draw) 3) His doctor ........................ him to eat salt. (forbid) 4) Silvia burnt all the letters her boyfriend ........................ to her. (write) 5) How many people ........................ to the party yet? (come) 6) Max ........................ the highest price for the book at the action so far. (bid) 7) It ........................ a fortune to continue with that war. (cost) 8) Eli started to cry because her balloon ........................ . (burst) 9) What ........................ you ........................ with my books. (do) 10) Many questions ........................ recently over the origin of life. (arise)

F. Respuestas correctas
1) That terrible windstorm has blown all the stress down. (blow) 2) Some readers have drawn wrong conclusions about the article. (draw) 3) His doctor has forbidden him to eat salt. (forbid) 4) Silvia burnt all the letters her boyfriend had written to her. (write) 5) How many people have come to the party yet? (come) 6) Max has bid the highest price for the book at the action so far. (bid) 7) It has cost a fortune to continue with that war. (cost) 8) Eli started to cry because her balloon had burst . (burst) 9) What have you done with my books. (do) 10) Many questions have arisen recently over the origin of life. (arise)