Grammar Exercise: Past Perfect and Past Simple

Review our page on how to use the had done (Past Perfect) tense, then try the quiz below!

Level: Intermediate and above

1. After James __ home, he went to university.
2. His father __ at the same university.
3. His father __ a good student and __ good marks.
4. So when James __ university he __ optimistic for his future.
5. In fact, his father said that he __ his time at that university.
6. She said that she __ in London for ten years.
7. It __ in the night, and the roads were wet.
8. So that morning I __ extra care walking.
9. If I __ you didn't like chicken I __ fish.
10. I wish she __ me she didn't like chicken.