Identifying Tenses 1

Identify the tenses used in the following sentences. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable. ANSWERS
  • They have been trying to find the missing boy since last Saturday.
  • By the end of August Helen will have been working here for 10 years.
  • He went to work on Thursday but he didn't go to work on Friday.
  • How much money has David spent so far?
  • The fire was still burning at seven in the morning.
  • By the end of the year I will have had this car for two years.
  • I wish I had gone fishing that day. Everybody else did.
  • My girlfriend will be working in the UK next summer.
  • Had the car been working well before the accident?
  • More and more people are giving up smoking these days.
  • Present Perfect Simple
  • Future Perfect Simple
  • Past Perfect Continuous
  • Present Perfect Continuous
  • Future Continuous
  • Past Simple
  • Present Continuous
  • Past Continuous
  • Future Perfect Continuous
  • Past Perfect Simple