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16 Time Statements with "Since" and "For"

Complete:
01. I have been studying English ....................... three years.
02. We have been waiting for delivery ....................... last Tuesday.
03. I have been trying to get through on the phone ....................... the past hour.
04. I have been driving ....................... 1974.
05. The new art gallery has been open ....................... October.
06. That politician has been talking ....................... six hours.
07. I haven't had a cigarette ....................... I gave up on my birthday last year.
08. I was waiting ....................... only a few minutes.
09. He has been eating in that expensive restaurant ever ....................... he got
his new job.
10. He has been working here ....................... the beginning of the month.

16 Time Statements with "Since", "For" and "Ago"

Answers:
01. I have been studying English for three years.
02. We have been waiting for delivery since last Tuesday.
03 I have been trying to get through on the phone for the past hour.
04 I have been driving since1974.
05 The new art gallery has been open since October.
06 That politician has been talking for six hours.
07 Ihaven't had a cigarette since I gave up on my birthday last year.
08 was waiting for only a few minutes.
09He has been eating in that expensive restaurant ever since he got his new job.
10 He has been working here since the beginning of the month.

Complete with for or since

1. I have been living in New York ________________ 2 years


2. I havent seen you _______________ last Monday
3. I have been waiting ___________________ 12.30
4. Ive lived here _________________ five years
5. Ive lived here __________________ 2003
6. Ive been very nervous __________________ she came here
7. She has been married _________________ ten years
8. He has been a doctor ________________ 1998
9. I have been living in Valencia ________________ last June
10. Yesterday I studied __________________ three hours.
11. She has been studying English ________________ six minutes
12. I have been working here ________________ a long time
13. They have worked ______________ 1995
14. She has got that job ________________ March
15. I have been well paid ______________ I joined that firm
16. Kevin has been playing _____________ two hours
17. She has been singing ______________ ten oclock
18. Ive put on 4 kilos _____________ Christmas
19. Weve been waiting for the bus ______________ over half an hour now
20. We have lived in California ______________ 1994
21. Mary has kept a diary _________________ she was ten years old
22. I havent been snowboarding ________________ last winter
23. So far, it has rained _______________ 5 hours
24. They wanted to see the movie ever ___________ they saw an advert for it
25. She has lived in Paris ______________ January
26. I havent seen him _____________ Eastern