Ejercicios de pasado, pasado continuo y perfecto simple en inglés

Introducción:

Este artículo presenta tres actividades distintas para practicar los tiempos pasados en inglés: pasado simple, pasado continuo y pasado perfecto simple. Cada actividad consta de diez ejercicios en cada uno de estos tiempos verbales. Estas actividades son ideales para aquellos que deseen fortalecer su comprensión y uso de los tiempos pasados en el idioma inglés.

Actividad 1: Pasado Simple

1. She ______ (eat) breakfast at 8 am yesterday.

2. They ______ (arrive) at the airport last night.

3. We ______ (watch) a movie last weekend.

4. He ______ (play) tennis with his friends yesterday.

5. I ______ (visit) my grandparents two days ago.

6. She ______ (clean) the house yesterday.

7. They ______ (study) for the exam last week.

8. He ______ (finish) his homework before dinner.

9. We ______ (visit) the museum last month.

10. The dog ______ (bark) all night.

Actividad 2: Pasado Continuo

1. We ______ (play) football at the park yesterday afternoon.

2. He ______ (drive) to work when the accident happened.

3. They ______ (have) dinner at the restaurant last night.

4. I ______ (read) a book at the library yesterday.

5. She ______ (watch) TV when the power went out.

6. The kids ______ (play) in the garden all morning.

7. We ______ (walk) on the beach yesterday evening.

8. He ______ (cook) dinner when the guests arrived.

9. They ______ (swim) in the pool when it started raining.

10. She ______ (study) English at the café yesterday.

Actividad 3: Pasado Perfecto Simple

1. I _____ (already / finish) my work before she arrived.

2. They ______ (just / leave) when I called them.

3. He ______ (never / visit) that city before.

4. We ______ (already / eat) lunch by the time they arrived.

5. She ______ (not / see) the movie before yesterday.

6. They ______ (just / return) from their vacation.

7. He ______ (always / dream) of becoming a pilot.

8. I ______ (never / try) sushi until last week.

9. We ______ (not / receive) the package until yesterday.

10. She ______ (just / buy) a new car.

Respuestas:

Actividad 1 – Pasado Simple: 1. ate, 2. arrived, 3. watched, 4. played, 5. visited, 6. cleaned, 7. studied, 8. finished, 9. visited, 10. barked.

Actividad 2 – Pasado Continuo: 1. were playing, 2. was driving, 3. were having, 4. was reading, 5. was watching, 6. were playing, 7. were walking, 8. was cooking, 9. were swimming, 10. was studying.

Actividad 3 – Pasado Perfecto Simple: 1. had already finished, 2. had just left, 3. had never visited, 4. had already eaten, 5. had not seen, 6. had just returned, 7. had always dreamed, 8. had never tried, 9. had not received, 10. had just bought.

📝 Trucos para el Pasado Simple, Pasado Continuo y Pasado Perfecto

1. Pasado Simple: Utiliza verbos regulares simplemente añadiendo «-ed» al final del verbo. Por ejemplo, «I played soccer yesterday» (Jugué fútbol ayer).

2. Pasado Continuo: Utiliza el verbo «to be» en pasado seguido de un verbo en gerundio (-ing). Por ejemplo, «She was studying all night» (Ella estaba estudiando toda la noche).

3. Pasado Perfecto: Utiliza el verbo «to have» en pasado seguido del participio pasado del verbo principal. Por ejemplo, «They had already finished their homework» (Ellos ya habían terminado su tarea).

4. Para formar preguntas en Pasado Simple, coloca el verbo auxiliar «did» al inicio de la oración seguido del sujeto y el verbo principal en infinitivo. Por ejemplo, «Did you see the movie?» (¿Viste la película?).

5. En negaciones en Pasado Simple, coloca la palabra «did not» (didn’t) antes del verbo principal en infinitivo. Por ejemplo, «She didn’t go to the party» (Ella no fue a la fiesta).

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