Flashcards in 23 CLÁUSULAS DE TIEMPO Y TIEMPOS Deck (47):
It (snow) XXXXXXX all day. I wonder when it will stop.
has been snowing
We (have) XXXXXXX three major snowstorms so far this winter. I wonder how many more we will have
It's ten p.m. I (study) XXXXXXX for two hours and probably won't finish until midnight
have been studying
I (write) XXXXXXX them three times, but I still haven't received a reply.
I (live) XXXXXXX here since last March
have been living
The phone (ring) XXXXXXX for almost a minute. Why doesn't someone answer it?
has been ringing
The little boy is dirty from head to foot because he (play) XXXXXXX in the mud
has been playing
A: (Be, you) XXXXXXX able to reach Bob on the phone yet?
B: Not yet. I (try) XXXXXXX for the last twenty minutes, but the line (be) XXXXXXX busy
Have you been
Have been trying
A: Hi, Jenny, I (see, not) XXXXXXX you for weeks. What (do, you) XXXXXXX lately?
I haven't seen you
have you been doing
A: What are you going to order for dinner?
B: Well, I have (have, never) XXXXXXX pizza, so I think I"ll order that
have never had
A: What's the matter? Your eyes are red and puffy. (cry, you) XXXXXXX ?
B: No. I just finished peeling some onions
have you been crying?
A: Dr. Jones is a good teacher. How long (be, he) XXXXXXX at the university?
B: He (teach) XXXXXXX here for twenty-five years
A: has he being
B: has been teaching
here you go
Lo que ha estado pasando desde hace un tiempo hasta hoy
B: Johnnie, what a surprise. I (see) XXXXXXX you in ages.
J: Hello, Barbara. Where's Tino?
B: I just saw him off at the airport. He (go) XXXXXXX to Italy.
J: Italy? Why (go) XXXXXXX he XXXXXXX there?
B: He wants to visit his relatives in Florence. He (see) XXXXXXX them since he was a little boy.
IS HE GOING
J: How long (be) XXXXXXX Tino XXXXXXX in Italy?
B: Just a week. But in a week he (see) XXXXXXX and (do) XXXXXXX lot of things.
J: And covered a lot of miles
WILL TINO BE
WILL HAVE SEEN AND DONE
B: That's right. By the time he gets back he (travel) XXXXXXX over twelve thousand miles. But that's enough about Tino. How are you and Anne doing?
J: Terrible. She (leave) XXXXXXX for Hollywood last week.
WILL HAVE TRAVELED
B: Yes, I know. It (be) XXXXXXX the same around here without Anne.
J: Oh Barbara, I feel so depressed. I'm afraid Anne (come) XXXXXXX to Wickam City and I'll never see her again
B: Don't be silly. She has (come) XXXXXXX back before the election. She plans (go) XXXXXXX for Otis.
J: The election is two months off.t By that she (become) XXXXXXX a famous singer. She (get) XXXXXXX a new boyfriend and (forgot) XXXXXXX all about me.
WILL HAVE BECAME
WILL HAVE GOTTEN
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John is in my English class. He (study) XXXXXXX English this semester. He (take, also) XXXXXXX some other classes. His classes (begin) XXXXXXX at 9:00 every day
IS ALSO TAKING
Yesterday John ate breakfast at 8:00. He (eat, already) XXXXXXX breakfast when he (leave) XXXXXXX for class at 8:45. He (eat, always) breakfast before he (go) XXXXXXX to class. Tomorrow before he (go) XXXXXXX to class, he (eat) XXXXXXX breakfast
HAD ALREADY EATEN
John is in class every morning from 9:00 to 12:00. Two days ago, I (call) XXXXXXX him at 11:30, but I could not reach him because he (attend) XXXXXXX class at that time
Don't try to call John at 11:30 tomorrow morning because he (attend) XXXXXXX class at that time
WILL BE ATTENDING
Yesterday John took a nap from 1:00 to 2:00. I arrived at 1:45. When I (get) XXXXXXX there John (sleep) XXXXXXX for 45 minutes by the time I got there
HAD BEEN SLEPING
Right now John (take) XXXXXXX a nap. He (fall) XXXXXXX asleep an hour ago. He (sleep) XXXXXXX for an hour
HAS BEEN SLEEPING
7. Three days ago, John (start) XXXXXXX to read A Farewell to Arms, a novel by Ernest Hemingway. It is a long novel. He (finish, not) XXXXXXX reading it yet. He (read) XXXXXXX it because his English teacher assigned it
Since the beginning of the semester, John (read) XXXXXXX three novels. Right now he (read) XXXXXXX A Farewell to Arms. He (read) XXXXXXX that novel for the past three days. He (intend) XXXXXXX to finish it next week. In his lifetime, he (read) XXXXXXX many novels, but this is the first Hemingway’s novel he (read, ever)
HAS BEEN READING
HAS EVER READ
Tomorrow after he (eat) XXXXXXX dinner, John (go) XXXXXXX to a movie. In other words, he (eat) XXXXXXX dinner by the time he (go) XXXXXXX to the movie
IS GOING TO GO
WILL HAVE EATEN
Alex, (you, know) XXXXXXX where Ms. Rodriguez is? I (look) XXXXXXX for her for the past hour
do you know
have been looking
She (see) XXXXXXX Mr.Frost at the moment about the shipment of parts which we (receive) XXXXXXX earlier today. Some of the parts are missing.
Oh, oh. That (sound) XXXXXXX like trouble. Please tell Ms. Rodriguez to phone when she (have) XXXXXXX some free time. I (work) XXXXXXX in my office all afternoon.
will be working
What (seem) XXXXXXX to be the trouble, Ms Jones?
I (send) XXXXXXX in my money for a subscription to your magazine, computer data, two months ago, but to date I (receive, not) XXXXXXX any issues
seems (it seems ni does it seems funcionan, suenan mal)
have not received
Where's Sonia? I (see, not) XXXXXXX her lately. She (recuperate, at home) XXXXXXX . Oh? What's she recuperating from? She (hurt) XXXXXXX her back while she (play) XXXXXXX volleyball last week in the game.
has been recuperating at home (is recuperating ambas)
What happened? How (she, hurt) XXXXXXX her back? She (try) XXXXXXX to spike a ball when she (collide) XXXXXXX with another player and (fall) XXXXXXX to the floor. She (land) XXXXXXX hard and (twist) XXXXXXX her back
did she hurt
How is she doing? She is uncomfortable. She (wear) XXXXXXX special brace on her back for the last five days. Needless to say she (be, not) XXXXXXX able to play volleyball since her injury. She probably (be, not) XXXXXXX able to play again for at least a month.
has been wearing
has not been
(allow, her doctor) XXXXXXX her to play in the national tournament at the end of the next summer? She (have) XXXXXXX the brace on her back for more than seven weeks by then, so I think he will.
Will her doctor allow
will have had
(You, enjoy) XXXXXXX the rock concert last night? You bet. I had a terrific time. Tell me about it. I (go, never) XXXXXXX to a rock concert.
Did you enjoy
Have never gone
Well, I (go, never) XXXXXXX to a rock concert before either, so I (know, not) XXXXXXX what to expect. Ten minutes before the concert was supposed to start, hudreds of teenagers (try, still) XXXXXXX to find their seats.
had never gone
did not know
had been still trying
As soon as the leader singer (appear) XXXXXXX on the stage, everyone (start) XXXXXXX screaming at the top of their lungs. While the leader singer (sing) XXXXXXX a famous song, people in the audience sang along with him.
All in all
Mark Twain (grow up) XXXXXXX in a Small Town on the Mississippi river. As a young boy, he (admire, greatly) XXXXXXX the pilots of the riverboats and dreamed about being one of them.
Mark Twain Pursued his dream, and by the age of 22, he himself (become) XXXXXXX a riverboat pilot. Later when he (become) XXXXXXX a writer, many of his stories (contain) XXXXXXX elements of his own experiences.
Mark Twain wrote about life on the Mississippi river before he (die) XXXXXXX in 1910 at the age of 74.
Mark Twain (work) XXXXXXX on a new story for several months before his death, but he (finish, never) XXXXXXX it.
had been working