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 32585 people, 24932 people have answered this question correctly (76.51%)

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 26773 people, 21557 people have answered this question correctly (80.52%)

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 24607 people, 20035 people have answered this question correctly (81.42%)

Question 4

___________ (finish, just, I) my homework.

(Write only the missing words)

Correct answer: I have just finished

Out of 22467 people, 11951 people have answered this question correctly (53.19%)

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 21863 people, 14053 people have answered this question correctly (64.28%)

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 21412 people, 17203 people have answered this question correctly (80.34%)

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 20664 people, 16221 people have answered this question correctly (78.50%)