Future from the Past Gap-Fill

Fill in the gaps with the correct form of an appropriate verb with either 'would', 'was going to' or the past continuous tense.  Some of the verbs are given in brackets, some of the verbs you have to think of yourself.  Then click submit to see how well you did!

Fill in the gaps with an appropriate verb in the appropriate tense to talk about future from the past.  Some of the verbs are given in brackets

1. John said that he (help) us with moving house, but now he says he is unvailable

Question 1 of 10

2. I the house before the visitors came, but I completely forgot about it!

Question 2 of 10

3. I didn’t think I the exam, but unfortunately I did so I won’t be able to go to the college I wanted to go to

Question 3 of 10

4. I went to bed early because I (leave) early the next morning.

Question 4 of 10

5. I didn’t know it this afternoon, otherwise I would have brought my umbrella with me!

Question 5 of 10

6. I (call) you, but then I had to deal with an urgent problem.

Question 6 of 10

7. The bus (be) here at 12.10, it’s now 12.40 so where is it!?

Question 7 of 10

8. I didn’t have a drink in the pub because I (drive) home.

Question 8 of 10

9. I bought you the earrings because I thought you (like) them!

Question 9 of 10

10. I in the London marathon, but 1 month before I decided not to do it because I hadn’t trained enough.

Question 10 of 10


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