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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Past Time Expressions

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of past time expressions.

Choose the past time expressions in the following sentences.

Example

Fiona flew to Toronto this afternoon.

Fiona
to Toronto
this afternoon

The correct answer is "this afternoon".



1.

Damian showed us the pictures from the trip he took last month.

  the pictures
  from the trip
  last month
     
2.

Bobby sang his new songs at the concert last night.

  his new songs
  last night
  at the concert
     
3.

Sandra finished her homework this morning.

  this morning
  her homework
  Sandra
     
4.

In 1998, the prices of houses in Victoria were really high.

  In 1998
  in Victoria
  prices of houses
     
5.

Rick cooked a delicious meal for dinner last Sunday.

  delicious meal
  last Sunday
  for dinner
     
6.

Gerald sold his house to Bob last year.

  last year
  sold his house
  to Bob
     
7.

Charles rode his bicycle across Canada two years ago.

  across Canada
  rode his bicycle
  two years ago
     
8.

When she was young, Samantha wanted to be a doctor.

  to be a doctor
  when she was young
  Samantha wanted
     
9.

Phyllis broke her leg when she was on vacation.

  broke her leg
  on vacation
  when she was on vacation
     
10.

Victor felt sick last week.

  last week
  Victor
  felt sick