Past Perfect tense exercise (fill in the blanks/gaps )

In this exercise, you are going to practice when and how to use: the Past perfect tense.

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Past perfect tense exercise

John (never/be) to Las Vegas before we went there last year

It (already/stop) raining when I bought an umbrella

When I (get) home yesterday, my mother had already cooked dinner

I was very tired as I (sleep/not) well for several days

I did not have any money because I (lose) my wallet

I lost so much weight because I (begin) exercising

I did not have any money because I (leave) my wallet at home

Micheal said that he (never/eat) rise before

He asked if I (read) the novel

If I (know) you were ill, I would have visited you


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