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Practice Quiz or MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) with solutions are available for Practice, which would help you prepare for "Past Perfect Tense" under English Language Grammar. You can practice these practice quizzes as per your speed and improvise the topic. The same topic is covered under various competitive examinations like - CAT, GMAT, Bank PO, SSC and other competitive examinations.
The plane ---- (depart) when I got to the airport.
The plane had departed when I got to the airport.
Adams ---- (already finish) typing when I arrived at the office.
I suddenly realized that I ---- (meet) her at school.
Oliver ---- (not have) a cup of coffee before he came to our table.
Past Perfect tense,
Oliver had not had a cup of coffee before he came to our table.
When we use past perfect, we express a past action that happened,so past before the past.The auxiliary verb “had” is also used to form past perfect continuous. It expresses some past action that was happening for some time in the past before some other past action happened.
Had you ---- (just turn out) the lights when she woke up?
I ---- (buy) a new camera before I went to England.
I started the machine after I ---- (have) my lunch.
Past perfect tense,
I started the machine after I had my lunch.
My mom didn't turn off the light until I ---- (finish) my homework.
As it is a past perfect tense,
(S+ had+ V3) is used in this.
And (finished) is 3rd form of verb.
I lost the key that he ____________ (give) to me.
Past Perfect Tense,
I lost the key that he had given to me.
He told me that he ___________ (see) the film.