50 Examples of Past Indefinite Tense

50 Examples of Past Indefinite Tense

50 Examples of Past Indefinite Tense

All tenses – present, past and future – are important to learn as we would like to make sentences using all the tenses and also speak and write correctly. Some students might find it difficult to learn all the tenses well without examples.

The past indefinite tense in English is used to express: Events that happened, happened and finished at some point in the past.

Structure: subject + verb1(past form.

Examples of Past Indefinite Tense

  1. I saw a movie yesterday.
  2. She went home ten minutes ago.
  3. Did you buy a new car last month?
  4. Did she ever come to this school?
  5. I went to the mall earlier today.
  6. He found his wallet in the living room yesterday.
  7. I mailed her an email last night.
  8. They came back from the office just now.
  9. She stayed at home all day long yesterday.
  10. They moved in this neighborhood a year ago.
  11. I won the race yesterday!
  12. The plane landed on time last week.
  13. There was a fire in the village 3 months ago.
  14. I was surfing the internet this morning.
  15. I received a letter from her yesterday.
  16. Have you ever read any literary work of Shakespeare?
  17. They traveled to New York last month.
  18. I called him on his mobile phone last night.
  19. The girl walked home from school alone yesterday because she was late for class again.
  20. I didn’t do my homework last night as usual!
  21. He went out with his friends after dinner yesterday.
  22. What did he make for lunch today?
  23. I bought a new phone yesterday.
  24. I was watching TV all day long yesterday!
  25. Where did she put her sandwich?
  26. She didn’t go to school because she was feeling sick yesterday.
  27. I have never met him but he seems friendly on Facebook.
  28. She went to the mall with her friends last week for shopping.
  29. I still think about my ex-boyfriend sometimes and miss him dearly.
  30. They couldn’t find their passports last night.
  31. What did you eat for breakfast?
  32. The boy always speaks the truth because he hates telling lies.
  33. I didn’t finish my work on time because I was stuck with a lot of things to do!
  34. She went out with her friends yesterday evening to meet up somewhere.
  35. Did your friend get married recently?
  36. They moved in this neighborhood a month ago.
  37. Why didn’t they come back home last night?
  38. Have you ever been to Italy?
  39. I have never been to Italy before.
  40. I went out with my friends last night to watch a movie in the cinemas!
  41. She was sitting in her room when he came back from work.
  42. She has been living in New York for 2 years or 3 years.
  43. He hasn’t ever gone to the movies!
  44. Have you ever been to New York?
  45. I’m going to send an email to my friend next month.
  46. They never went on a date before.
  47. He hasn’t been playing with his sister in a long time.
  48. She has never been going on a date before.
  49. I haven’t been waiting here for a long time!
  50. She has been living in New York for 4 years or 5 years.