Sách Giải Bài Tập và SGK

Bài tập For, During và While

Bài tập For, During và While

Câu 1:

Put in for or during.

1. It rained ..... three days without stopping.

2. I fell asleep ..... the film.

3. I went to the theatre last night, I met Sue .... the interval.

4. Martin hasn't lived in Britian all his life. He lived in Brazil .... four years.

5. Production at the factory was seriously affected .... the strike.

6. I felt really ill last week, I could hardly eat anything .... three days.

7. I waited for you .... half an hour and decided that you weren't coming.

8. Sarah was very angry with me. She didn't speak to me .... a week.

9. We usually go out at weekends, but we don't often go out .... the week.

10. Jack started a new job a few weeks ago. Before that he was out of work .... six months.

11. I need a change. I think I'll go away .... a few days.

12. The president gave a long speech. She spoke .... two hours.

13. We were hungry when we arrived. We hadn't had anything to eat .... the journey.

14. We were hungry when we arrived. We hadn't had anything to eat .... eight hours.

Đáp án:

1. for

2. during

3. during

4. for

5. during

6. for

7. for

8. for

9. during

10. for

11. for

12. for

13. during

14. for

Câu 2:

Put in during or while.

1. We met a lot of interesting people  we were on holiday.

2. We met a lot of interesting people  our holiday.

3. I met Mike .... I was shopping.

4. .... I was on holiday, I didn't read any newspaper or watch TV.

5. .... our stay in Paris, we visited a lot of museums and galleries.

6. The phone rang three times .... we were having dinner.

7. The phone rang three times .... the night.

8. I had been away for many years .... that time, many things had changed.

9. What did they say about me .... I was out of the room?

10. I went go out for dinner last night. Unfortunately I began to feel ill .... the meal and had to go home.

11. Please don't interrupt me .... I'm speaking.

12. There were many interruptions .... the president's speech.

13. Can you lay the table .... I get the dinner ready?

14. We were hungry when we arrived. We hadn't had anything to eat .... we were travelling.

Đáp án:

1. while

2. during

3. while

4. while

5. during

6. while

7. during

8. during

9. while

10. during

11. while

12. during

13. while

14. while

Câu 3:

Use your own ideas to complete these sentences.

1. I fell asleep while ...................

2. I fell asleep during ......................

3. I hurt my arm while ...................................

4. Can you wait here while ...............................

5. Most of the students looked bored during ..............

6. I was asked a lot of question during ..................

7. Don't open the car door while .........................

8. The lights suddenly went out while ....................

9. It started to rain during .............................

10. It started to rain while .............................

Đáp án

1. I fell asleep while I was watching television.

2. I fell asleep during the film.

3. I hurt my arm while I was doing the housework.

4. Can you wait here while I make a quick phone call?

5. Most of the student looked bored during the lesson.

6. I was asked a lot of questions during the interview.

7. Don't open the car door while the car is moving.

8. The light suddenly went out while we were having dinner .

9. It started to rain during the game.

10. It started to rain while we were walking home.