Past Perfect Continuous Tense

By | December 18, 2019

Past Perfect Continuous Tense chart, rules, examples, formula, sentences list, worksheet find here.

Past Perfect Continuous Tense chart, rules, examples, formula, sentences list, worksheet find here.

Affirmative

Subject + had been + VI (ing) + object

Example:

  1. In 2009, they had been living for five years.
  2. She had been cooking food for 2 hours at 100 pm in two morning.
  3. The boys had been learning tenses since last Monday.

Negative

Subject + had + not + been + VI (ing) + object

Example:

  1. Ravi had not been studying in this school for 3 years.
  2. She had not been dancing since last month.
  3. They boys had not been learning tenses since last Monday.

 Interrogative

Had + subject + been + VI (ing) + object?

Example:

  1. Had he been practicing for the tournament for five days?
  2. Had she been singing since last Sunday?
  3. Had we been studying in the school for four years?

Negative Interrogative

Had + subject + not + been + VI (ing) + object?

Example:

  1. Had she not been singing since last Sunday?
  2. Had they not been playing since last Tuesday?

Interrogative with “Wh-word”

Wh-word + had + sub + been + VI (ing) + object?

Example:

  1. What had they been doing since last Monday?
  2. Where had they been playing for five years?

English Grammar Topics

AdjectiveArticles
ClausesConjunction
InterjectionModals
NounParts of Speech
PhrasesPrepositions
PronounSentence
TensesVerb
VoiceWord
SynonymsAntonyms

All Types of Tenses

Present SimplePresent Continuous
Present PerfectPresent Perfect Continuous
Past SimplePast Continuous
Past PerfectPast Perfect Continuous
Future SimpleFuture Continuous
Future PerfectFuture Perfect Continuous