MULTI-PART VERBs IN THE PAST TENSE - PRACTICE
Make up an answer to the following questions using the simple past tense.
Example: Who agreed on the contract before it was signed?
Example: Our board of directors agreed on the contract before it was signed.
Question in Past Tense
Who worried the most about their problems?
Did he take the computer apart all by himself?
What served as a table when you ate in the forest?
What did everyone laugh at during the meeting?
What famous art did you look at on your vacation?
Who did she smile at at the party, yesterday? (At whom did she smile?)
Why did she stare at that man at the meeting yesterday?
|Stand for (represent)||for|
What does that strange icon stand for
How long did you wait for your flight?
Who watched for Bobby to return from school?
|Be taken in (be deceived)||in|
Who was she taken in by? (By whom was she taken in?)
Did everybody hand in their reports yesterday?
|Take In (bring into your home)||in|
How many flood victims did you take in?
|Take in (clothes)||in|
Who took in your jacket so skillfully?
|Take in (deceive)||in|
Which one of our suppliers took us in so thoroughly?
|Take in (take to repair shop)||in|
What shop did you take the computer in to?
|Take in (visit/sightsee)||in|
What sights did you take in, in Paris?
Did your grandfather doze off after dinner yesterday?
|Take off (remove)||off|
When did you first take off your winter jacket.
|Take (time) off||off|
How much time did your employees take of last Christmas?
|Take off (airplane)||off|
At what time did the airplane take off?
|Take off (idea, product)||off|
How soon did the company's new product take off?
|Take off (leave quickly)||off|
Why did Jenny take off so fast at 5:00?
Who agreed on the contract before it was signed?
|Call on (visit)||on|
What company did our salesman call on yesterday?
Did the chairman comment on the lawsuit?
Who decided on the refreshments for the Christmas party?
|Look down (on)||on|
What happened to the manager who looked down on his employees?
When did you first put on your winter jacket?
What did you see when you turned over the rock?
|Turn over (something to someone)||over, to|
When did you turn the responsibility over to the Vice President?
What great music did you listen to on your vacation?
Who helped put the computer back together again?
Why did they blow up that big building?
|Call up (phone)||up|
Who did you call up to fix the leaky faucet?
|Give up (quit)||up|
Why did your favorite team give up?
|Give up (something – cigarrettes)||up|
When did you friend give up cigarettes?
|Look up (a tree)||up|
When you looked up the mountain, what did yousee?
|Look up (something in something)||up|
Where did she look up that strange word?
Who brought up the subject of price in the meeting?
How often should we check up on the engineers' progress?
Are you buying that card to cheer someone up?
Which employee came up with the best plan for marketing?
How did the meeting end up?
What kind of story did the defendant make up?
How quickly does she pick up a new skill?
Did many people show up for the free demonstration?
How late do you stay up at night?
Suggest some good hobbies to take up in our spare time.
|stand up for||up for|
Name someone who will always stand up for you.
|put up with||up with|
Tell me what kind of situation you will not put up with.
What did you jot down at the meeting?
What situation can make you feel down?
Who let the team down during this effort?
Is there anyone who looks down on the other team members?
Why did the boss ask that manager to step down?
When should we wind down this marketing campaign?
Did you figure out the puzzle yet?
Who found out about our secret plans?
We're going to run out of paper towels and toilet paper!
Can you help me sort out this problem?
Name a situation that stresses you out.
How did her plans turn out?
Did he work out his problem? How?
|Check out (look at, research)||out|
How did the team check out all the possible software?
How many people filled out our application form?
How did you pick out a good gift for your wife?