Set I, 15

Fill in the correct form of the verb in the past tense.

1. Yesterday the heavy fog ___________ before noon. (rise)

2. We ___________ in after you did. (come)

3. She ___________ us a map of the shortest route. (draw)

4. She ___________ two inches last year. (grow)

5. I ___________ a letter to Joe yesterday. (send)

6. Who ____________ the paper on the floor? (throw)

7. Who ____________ the milk? (drink)

8. He ___________ as fast as he could. (run)

9. Radishes ___________ up where we thought we had planted carrots. (spring)

10. I ___________ him just ten minutes ago. (see)

11. Everyone ___________ across the lake. (swim)

12. The accident happened just as we ___________ along. (come)

13. You ___________ a lie. (tell)

14. She ___________ about it for a long time. (think)

15. It was so cold; I nearly ___________ my toes. (freeze)

16. They always ___________ the correct answers. (know)

17. She ___________ the bat tightly. (hold)

18. The students ___________ themselves out studying. (wear)

19. That gang ____________ a lamppost. (steal)

20. When he saw the test, he ___________ all the answers. (forget)

21. A student ___________ to me yesterday. (speak)

22. At the party, the band ___________ playing all night. (keep)

23. The doctor ___________ sick all day. (feel)

24. My friend ___________ a new coat last week. (buy)

25. At the dude ranch, we ___________ for hours. (ride)

26. She ___________ a short rest. (take)

27. You ___________ your new coat. (tear)

28. Last summer, he ___________ every day. (swim)

29. The dog walked in and ___________ near the table. (sit)

30. These exercises really ___________ me crazy. (drive)

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