**Past Perfect Continuous Tense Exercises:** It is a practice exercise for you. You need to choose one correct option from the given multiple options.

Recall the **past perfect continuous tense formula** and solve the exercise.

**Subject + had + been + V1(ing) + time reference **

Let’s start!

#### He __________ in Oxford University since 2016.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### Ryan __________ in this house for two years.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### She __________ Mathematics since 2017.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### I __________ camera since 2008.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### Had he __________ poor for two years?

Correct!
Wrong!

#### I __________ in that department since 1997.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### Tom __________ tea when I entered the room.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### She __________ as IT Officer for five years before she was promoted.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### The kids __________ in the park for three hours.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### Shaila __________ as lawyer since 2015.

Correct!
Wrong!

**Answers**

- He
in Oxford University since 2016.*had been studying* - Ryan
in this house for two years.*had been living* - She
Mathematics since 2017.*had been teaching* - I
camera since 2008.*had been using* he*Had*poor for two years?*been helping*- I
in that department since 1997.*had been working* - Tom
tea when I entered the room.*had been drinking* - She
as IT Officer for five years before she was promoted.*had been working* - The kids
in the park for three hours.*had been playing* - Shaila
as a lawyer since 2015.*had been practicing*