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PAST PERFECT CONTINUOUS TENSE CLASS 09

What is Past Perfect Continuous Tense

The past perfect continuous is used for an action that began before a certain point in the past and continued up to that time as such as:

  • At the time he had been writing a novel for two months.
  • Alia had been taking tea for two minutes.

 

Past Perfect Continuous Tense Example And Exercise Lesson 09

 

Construction Past Perfect Continuous simple sentence

Formula

Subject + had been + verb first from + ing + object

 

Vide Tutorial Past Perfect Continuous

Past Perfect Continuous TenseExamples (Simple)

  • He had been waiting for you since morning.
  • I had two hours.
  • We had been decorating the room for an hour.
  • Your brother had been taking the examination since two hours.
  • The farmer had been digging the well for two weeks.
  • The child had not been weeping since midnight.
  • He had not been making the picture since yesterday.
  • Munib had been wasting his time for four hours.
  • Had the postman been delivering the dark for two hours?
  • The boys had not taken exercise since morning.
  • Had the woodcutter been cutting the woods since noon?
  • Had the clouds been thundering for half an hour.

Construction for Past Perfect Continuous Negative Sentence

Subject + had not been + verb first from + ing + object.

 Examples past perfect continuous (Negative)

  • The child had not been sucking thumb since morning.
  • Masons had not been building this hospital for one year.

 

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Construction for Past Perfect Continuous Interrogative Sentence

Had + subject + been + verb first from + ing + object.

Examples for past perfect continuous (Interactive)

  • Had you been wasting your time for two months?
  • Why had he been attending school for ten days?

The Past Perfect Continuous Exercise

  • She had been waiting for you for the morning.
  • They had been decorating the house since an hour.
  • Your sister had been taking the examination for three hours.
  • Jhonny had been digging the well for two months.
  • The child had not been weeping for midnight.
  • He had not been make the picture since tomorrow.
  • Andy had been wasting his time for four hours.
  • The postman been delivered the dark for two hours?
  • The girls had not taken exercise since morning.
  • Had the woodcutterhad been cutting the woods since noon?
  • They had the clouds been thundering for half an hour.

 

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