Thursday, September 10, 2009

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1. Janet's not in school today. She __________ have overslept.

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2. Grandpa moved the piano by himself. He's okay, but he __________ have injured his back.

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3. My parents haven't arrived at the party yet. They don't know this city very well. They ____________ have gotten lost.

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4. I'm tired today. I definitely __________ have stayed up so late last night.

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5. How did Linda catch a cold? I'm not sure. She __________ have gone out in the rain.

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6. Mother didn't answer the phone. She ____________ been sleeping.

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7. I think I ate too much at dinner. I definitely __________ skipped dessert.

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8. It's too bad you didn't practice for the marathon. You _________ won.

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9. Jennifer had a lot of homework. She ____________ gone to the party last night.

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10. Jack ______________ in a car accident yesterday. He was home all day.

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11. Nancy did very well on her history test. She ______________ studied hard.

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12. We couldn't hear our teacher all day. He __________________ spoken louder.

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13. Bill slept too late but he got to work on time. He's lucky. He _______________ missed the bus.

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14. It was a good movie. You _______________ seen it.

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15.I'm not sure. I _________ left my keys at home.

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16. Be careful. That floor is wet. You _________ slipped.

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17. The ground is very wet this morning. It ___________ rained last night.

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18. The ground is very dry this morning. It ___________ rained last night.

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19. You ________________ thrown out that painting. It might be worth something.

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20. They ________________ enjoyed the party if more of their friends had been there.

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21. The boss is in a terrible mood today. He ___________ had a very good cup of coffee.

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22. Andrew hurt his hand while he was fixing his sink. He _____________ been more careful.

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23. We _______________ gone to Hawaii for vacation if we had known it was going to rain the whole time.

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24. Andrea is late for work. There ____________ been a lot of traffic on the Bay Bridge.

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25. I _______________ answered the phone yesterday because I wasn't home.

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26. Did Marvin's cat pass away? He _____________ felt really sad.

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27. Why did my son become a low paying circus clown when he _____________ become a wealthy lawyer??

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28. If we had known about the lecture, we ____________ attended it.

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29. I called the Stevensons, but no one answered. They ____________ gone to the country.


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30. Those cool musicians play beautifully together. They ________ practiced a lot.

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17 comments:

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    Christina,Greece

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