Exercise to practice the Pretérito pluscuamperfecto.
1. Ya nos ____ cuando llamaron al teléfono. (salir/nosotros)
(We had already left when the telephone rang).
2. Nacho ____ de limpiar cuando Paula lo volvió a ensuciar todo. (terminar/ella)
(Nacho had already finished cleaning when Paula made a mess).
3. A pesar de que no ____ entrenar mucho, Laïla corrió la maratón. (poder/ella)
(Even though she hadn't been able to train much, Laïla run the marathon).
4. Sabía que mi amigo no ____ lo suficiente. (estudiar/ él)
(I knew that my friend hadn't studied enough)
5. Me dijo que el conserje no la ____. (saludar/ella)
(She told me that the concierge hadn't said hello to her)
6. Cuando llegué a casa, mi madre ya ____ (salir/ella)
(When I came back home, my mum had already left)
7. Nunca antes ____ tanto. (trabajar/yo)
(I had never worked that much).
8. La función ya ____ cuando llegamos al teatro. (empezar/ella)
(The show had already started when we arrived to the theatre).
9. Aunque ____ mucho, suspendieron el examen. (estudiar/ellas)
(Even though they had studied a lot, they failed the test).
10. Cuando llegué a la fiesta, ya ____ “Cumpleaños feliz”. (cantar/ellos)
(When I arrived to the party they had already sung "Happy birthday").
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