PAST SIMPLE- Mixed inc BE

Fill in the blanks with the past simple form of the verb in brackets.

  1. Mrs Smith ______________ (fly) to Barcelona yesterday. 
  2. Jason ______________ (not, choose) the red car.
  3. _________________ (he, wear) his new jacket to the concert?
  4. Ben ______________ (get) an award for good achievements at work.
  5. John ______________ (not, explain) his question.
  6. She ______________ (not, give) an excuse for being late. 
  7. We _________________ (celebrate) her party last week.
  8. _______________ (her cousin, come) to the party? 
  9. _______________ (you, understand) the article?
  10. We _______________ (be) late , so we ___________ (miss) the bus.
  11. Jan _______________ (have) to do her assignment when she was on vacation.
  12. John _______________ (leave) the house early in the morning.
  13. Tom _______________ (break) his arm when he _______________ (fall) down the stairs two days ago. 
  14. When we _______________ (go) into the shop last night, we _______________ (buy) a shirt for the costume, but we ________________ (not, find) a hat. 
  15. Why _____________________ (George, quit) his job?
  16. Which film _______________________ (you, like) the best?
  17. How ________________ (you, do) that?
  18. When I ________________ (come) into the house, I _______________ (look for) my sister , but she ________________ (not, be) there. 

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