Nov 6, 2016

Lesson 98 ☘ before, after, during, while

24 cards
, 74 answers
  • Complete the sentences.
    1. Everybody was nervous  . . . 
      before
      the exam.
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

    2. I usually work four hours in the morning, and another two hours  . . . 
      after
      lunch.
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

    3. The film was very boring. We left  . . . 
      before
      the end.
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

    4. Ann went to evening classes to learn German. She learnt a lot  . . . 
      during
      the course.
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

    5. My aunt and uncle lived in London  . . . 
      before
      they went to Australia.
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

    6. “Somebody broke a window  . . . 
      during
      the night. Did you hear anything?”
      “No. I was asleep all the time.”
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

    7. Would you like to sit down  . . . 
      while
      you are waiting?
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

    8. “Are you going home  . . . 
      after
      the concert?”
      “No, we’re going to a restaurant.”
      • before
      • after
      • during
      • while

  • Put in “during”, “while”, or “for”.
    1. We didn’t speak  . . . 
      while
      we were eating.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    2. We didn’t speak  . . . 
      during
      the meal.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    3. George phoned  . . . 
      while
      you were out.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    4. I stayed in Rome  . . . 
      for
      five days.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    5. Sally wrote a lot of letters  . . . 
      while
      she was on holiday.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    6. The student looked very bored  . . . 
      during
      the lesson.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    7. I fell out of bed  . . . 
      while
      I was asleep.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    8. Yesterday evening I watched TV  . . . 
      for
      three hours.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    9. I don’t usually watch TV  . . . 
      during
      the day.
      • during
      • while
      • for

    10. Do you ever watch TV  . . . 
      while
      you are having dinner?
      • during
      • while
      • for

  • Complete the sentences.
    1. After  . . . 
      doing
      the shopping, they went home.
      • doing
      • to do

    2. I felt sick after  . . . 
      eating
      too much chocolate.
      • eat
      • eating

    3. I’m going to ask you a question. Think carefully before  . . . 
      answering
      in.
      • to answer
      • answering

    4. I felt awful when I got up this morning. I felt better after  . . . 
      having
      a shower.
      • to have
      • having

    5. After  . . . 
      doing
      my work, I left the office and went home.
      • to do
      • doing

    6. Before  . . . 
      going
      to a foreign country, it’s a good idea to learn a few words of the language.
      • go
      • going

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