Perfect Tense – Free Exercise

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Exercise

Regular verbs. Complete the sentences with the pretérito perfecto of the verbs in brackets.

  1. (jugar/nosotros)   al mus.1st person plural of haberhemos + participio|ar verb: replace the infinitive ending with -ado|jugarjugadoWe played mus.
    (a Spanish card game)
  2. ¿Qué nota (sacar/tú)   en el examen?2nd person singular of haberhas + participio|ar-verb: replace the infinitive ending with -ado|sacarsacadoWhat grade did you get on the test?
  3. ¿(comer/vosotros)   ya?2nd person plural of haberhabéis + participio|er-verb: replace the infinitive ending with -ido|comercomidoHave you already eaten?
  4. Me (tocar)   unas entradas para el cine.3rd person plural of haberhan + participio|ar-verb: replace the infinitive ending with -ado|tocartocado|Note: this is a different construction in Spanish|literally: the cinema tickets “hit” meI’ve won a couple of cinema tickets.
  5. El árbitro (pitar)   el final del primer tiempo.3rd person singular of haberha + participio|ar-verb: replace the infinitive ending with -ado|pitarpitadoThe referee blew the final whistle of the first half.

Irregular verbs. Complete the sentences with the pretérito perfecto of the verbs in brackets.

  1. El grupo (volver)   de su gira americana.3rd person singular of haberha + participio|irregular participle: volvervueltoThe band has returned from their US tour.
  2. Te (decir/yo)   cien veces que vengas.1st person singular of haberhe + participio|irregular participle: decirdichoI’ve told you a hundred times that you should come.
  3. Esta mañana no (hacer/nosotros)   las camas.1st person plural of haberhemos + participio|irregular participle: hacerhechoThis morning we didn’t make our beds.
  4. Los comercios (abrir)   a las diez.3rd person plural of haberhan + participio|irregular participle: abrirabiertoThe shops opened at ten.
  5. Alberto (imprimir)   sus apuntes esta tarde.3rd person singular of haberha + participio|irregular participle: imprimirimpreso/imprimidoAlberto printed out his transcripts this afternoon.

Regular and irregular verbs. Complete the sentences with the pretérito perfecto of the verbs in brackets.

  1. Esta mañana (desayunar/yo)   un café y una tostada.1st person singular of haberhe + participio|ar-verb: replace the infinitive ending with -ado|desayunardesayunadoThis morning, I had coffee and toast for breakfast.
  2. ¿Todavía no (poner/tú)   la mesa?2nd person singular of haberhas + participio|irregular participle: ponerpuestoYou haven’t set the table yet?
  3. Nunca (escribir/vosotros)   un poema.2nd person plural of haberhabéis + participio|irregular participle: escribirescritoYou’ve never written a poem.
  4. Todos los periódicos (publicar)   la misma noticia.3rd person plural of haberhan + participio|ar-verb: replace the infinitive ending with -ado|publicarpublicadoAll the papers published the same news article.
  5. En el accidente (morir)   decenas de personas.3rd person plural of haberhan + participio|irregular participle: morirmuertoDozens of people died in the accident.