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 32998 people, 25252 people have answered this question correctly (76.53%)

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 27122 people, 21849 people have answered this question correctly (80.56%)

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 24938 people, 20310 people have answered this question correctly (81.44%)

Question 4

___________ (finish, just, I) my homework.

(Write only the missing words)

Correct answer: I have just finished

Out of 22770 people, 12113 people have answered this question correctly (53.20%)

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 22160 people, 14250 people have answered this question correctly (64.31%)

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 21702 people, 17450 people have answered this question correctly (80.41%)

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 20948 people, 16448 people have answered this question correctly (78.52%)