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Trapassato remoto

(Past perfect)

Introduzione

Usiamo il past perfect per descrivere:
Esempi:

Forma

Formiamo il past perfect con "had" + participio passato:

positivo I / You / We / They
He / She / It
'd
had
been there before.
negativo hadn't
had not

domanda Had I / you / we / they
he / she / it
been there before?

Esempi


Pratica

Completa le frasi con il past perfect positivo, negativo o interrogativo del verbo tra parentesi:


  • I to see him at the party last night but he wasn’t there. (expect)
     
  • They that it was raining when they left the house. (not realise)
     
  • he the company before he went for the interview? (research)
     
  • They didn’t receive my letter because I it to the wrong address. (send)
     

Ulteriore pratica

Completa le frasi con la risposta corretta tra a, b, c o d:



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Ulteriore punto di lingua

Usiamo il past perfect con "ever" / "never" per descrivere l'esperienza del soggetto in un momento del passato (usiamo il present perfect per descrivere l'esperienza del soggetto fino al presente):

positivo I / You / We / They / She / He / It 'd
had
never been to Italy.
negativo hadn't
had not
ever

domanda Had I / you / we / they / she / he / it ever been to Italy?

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