Present Perfect Simple vs Present Perfect Continuous

Question 1

Choose the most correct tense.

AnswersCorrect Answer

Germany hasn't won the World Cup

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Germany hasn't been winning the World Cup

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Out of 39234 people, 30246 people have answered this question correctly (77.09%)

Question 2

Choose the most correct tense.

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I've sold my bike to Mike

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I've been selling my bike to Mike

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Out of 32499 people, 26204 people have answered this question correctly (80.63%)

Question 3

Choose the most correct tense.

John has been away for 20 minutes...

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He's just swum

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He's been swimming

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Out of 29962 people, 24469 people have answered this question correctly (81.67%)

Question 4

___________ (finish, just, I) my homework.

(Write only the missing words)

Correct answer: I have just finished

Out of 27364 people, 14608 people have answered this question correctly (53.38%)

Question 5

Choose the most correct tense.

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I've started flying lessons

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I've been starting flying lessons

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Out of 26660 people, 17182 people have answered this question correctly (64.45%)

Question 6

Choose the most correct tense.

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David's cooked for 30 minutes

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David's been cooking for 30 minutes

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Out of 26109 people, 21068 people have answered this question correctly (80.69%)

Question 7

Choose the most correct tense.

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Have you stopped eating?

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Have you been stopping eating?

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Out of 25215 people, 19867 people have answered this question correctly (78.79%)