[Grammar] help for a test

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John Canning

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I need some help with these if any one can thank you in advance


1. Verb forms
Label the underlined verbs in the following sentences and talk about the meaning/use of the
construction.
Example: I am living in Dublin at the moment.
Label/form: Present continuous.
Meaning/use: It expresses a temporary continuous action about the present.

1.1 I like classical music a lot.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:

1.2 I have worked here for 3 months.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:

1.3 He’s been waiting there for ages.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:

1.4 I lived in Spain from 2000 to 2003.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:

1.5 It was raining last night on my way home.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:

1.6 When I arrived at the party, Tom had left.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:

1.7 They had been lying in the sun for hours, when we got there.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:

1.8 They will have been in power for 6 years in November.
Label/form:
Meaning/use:
 

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Welcome to Using English, John.

I'm sorry, but we do not do your work for you.

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Do the best you can, take the test, wait until you find out your score and then, if you don't understand any of the corrections, come back to ask us to explain why the right answers are the right answers.
 
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