Fill the correct simple past or past
perfect form of the verb given in
the brackets from the options
given below :
Ramya ____ (start) asking for books even before I ____ (know) her for a week. When Sandhya ____ (see) all the pictures, she ____ (be) ready to leave. Tenses (Present-Perfect; Past-Simple, Continuous and Perfect) 9 Qadir ____ (come) to have lunch with me but I ____ (have) some errands to do. We ___?___ (not invite) Rubina to the party because she ____ (misbehave) with our guests last time. As soon as Sarla ____ (get) her money, she ____ (rush) out of the place. I ____ (thank) Rajni for what she ____ (do) for me.
Hardly ____ (I enter) the house when I ____ (hear) the mirror break.
A did not invited
B did not invite
C was not invited
D had not invited
How ? I cannot understand how the answer is B?
Read the following story and
answer the questions that follow :
There was a huge Banyan tree on the corner of the road that led to the village. It had stood there for years. The passers-by halted under the tree when they became tired The tree happily gave them shelter, which gave the tree, a sense of joy.
One day, the branches of the tree felt proud of themselves and said to the root, "We are so great. We, along with the leaves, give shade to the tired travellers and they thank us in return. Nobody even acknowledges or knows you." The root replied, "You are forgetting something. I am your strength. You all would not survive without my support. I am the real life of this tree."
The Banyan tree had stood _________ for years.
A in the centre of village
B on the corner of the road leading to the village
C near the main road of the village
D in the centre of the road leading to the village