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PRESENT PERFECT vs PAST SIMPLE

The Present Perfect is used when an action happened in the past and there is a connection to the present. There’s no exact time expressed when the action happened.

Key words: already, just, yet, ever, never, for, since, so far, up to now, not yet, lately

PAST
PRESENT



Nick has gone on holiday.
result
He is not in the office.



Have you ever been to Italy?
connection with the present
Do you know Italy? No, I have never been there.



He has already met Sue.
connection with the present
He likes her.



He has just eaten something bad.

connection with the present
He feels bad now.



He has been in Spain for ten days.
connection with the present
He is still there.



He has been in Spain since Friday.
connection with the present

He is still there.

 

EXERCISE 1


EXERCISE 2


EXERCISE 3


EXERCISE 4


EXERCISE 5


EXERCISE 6

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Lydia 6ºA -

Sorry,I wanted to put "please".

Lydia 6ºA -

I practice the exercise 1 and I had all good except number 4,I don't know what I have to put.Can you help me plis?
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