What is Present Perfect Tense? - Definition & Examples


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Which sentence contains a verb in the present perfect tense?

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1. What is NOT a reason to use present perfect tense?

2. How do you form the present perfect tense?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet set will test your understanding of present perfect tense. Discover how well you can understand when not to use present perfect tense as well as the process of forming the present perfect tense.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz, you can assess how well you comprehend:

  • When you should not use present perfect tense
  • Present perfect verb that can be placed in examples
  • Example of a sentence that uses the present perfect tense
  • How the present perfect tense is formed

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding an example of a sentence that uses the present perfect tense
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on present perfect tense
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to identify a present perfect verb in an example

Additional Learning

More on this subject can be found in the quiz's accompanying lesson called, What is Present Perfect Tense? - Definition & Examples. This lesson will cover the following objectives:

  • Distinguish the difference between the present perfect tense and the past participle tense
  • Learn about the different rules that should be kept in mind when using the present perfect tense such as describing something that was recently finished
  • Understand different examples in the lesson that use present perfect tense