The past perfect tense can be a tricky concept to grasp, especially as it’s used less frequently than other tenses. To help you get to grips with this tense, here is a list of 15 sentences in the past perfect tense.
Below are 15 sentences in the past perfect tense:
- She had finished the race before the others even started.
- They had traveled to Europe before they went to Asia.
- I had learned to play the guitar before I joined the band.
- He had practiced his speech before he gave it.
- She had painted the picture before she showed it to me.
- They had taken the test before they went on vacation.
- She had already graduated from college when she got her first job.
- They had visited Paris several times before they decided to move there.
- He had studied French for six months before he went to France.
- I had never seen that movie before I watched it last night.
- She had baked a cake before her guests arrived.
- They had lived in that house for five years before they sold it.
- He had already finished his work when his boss called him.
- She had read the book twice before she recommended it.
- They had met each other in high school before they reconnected on social media.
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Last updated on April 12th, 2023 at 04:04 pm