Past Perfect Tense – Learn English With Easy Grammar Guide

Past Perfect Tense shows any action which was done in past before a specific time.

Past Perfect Tense
Past Continuous Tense

yeh tense aik aisa action btata hai jo mazi main kisi khas waqt say pahlay mukamal ho chuka tha.
Main khat likh chuka tha.
bazahir, is tense main koi duration nai…lakin agar gor karain to pata lagta hai k action kisi khas waqt say pahlay mumkamal ho gya tha.
Main khat likh chuka tha….sham say pahly.
Main khat likh chuka tha…us k anay say pehly
Identity……chuka tha, chuki the, chuky they
lay leya tha, dey deya tha, kar leya tha etc
Helping verb….had
Verb….3rd form
Singular/plural…Had

Structure for Past Perfect Tense

Past Perfect Tenses

Subject+had+3rd form of verb+object
Woh office pohanch chuka tha.
He had reached office.
Interrogative
Kya many usay javab dey deya tha?
Had I answered him?
Negative
Many usay such nai bataya tha.
I had not told him the truth.
Yad rakhain agar past perfect k sath dosra combination banay ga to wo past simple ka ho ga.
Doctor k anay say pahlay mareez mar chuka tha.
The patient had died before the doctor came.
aisay main app nay pahlay “past perfect” or us k bad “past simple” ko put karna hai.

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Key points*

Past Perfect Tense ka akelay istemal nai kea ja sakta…is k sath “time duration” ka hona lazmi hai…
Main sirf itna nai kah sakta…
Main so chuka tha………..yeh tense kaheen be use ho he nai sakta…
jab tak main yeh na kahoon..
jab tum ayee, main so chuka tha.
Tumhary any say pehlay main so chuka tha.
Main 6 bajay say pehlay so chuka tha.
Lehaza amoman Past Perfect ko kisi be akelay jumlay main dalnay say guraiz karain…Unless k koi aise situation aa jaye..

Practice Sentences for Past Perfect Tense

Here are some practice sentences for Past Perfect Tense to improve your speaking skill

1…Pakistan k final main qualify karnay say pehlay he loog match dekhna choor chukay thay. (quit watching tv)
2…Wo tmara kya lagta hai.
3…Logon nay police k anay say pehlay he gari ko aag laag laga de the.
4…Us nay mom bati jalae.
5…Mainy aisa nai socha tha.
6…Wo kuch kena chahta tha par kuch kaha nai.
7…wo kuch kahty kahty chup kar gaye.
8…Many shaher chornay ka faisla kar lea tha.
9…Tum usay mery bary main kya btatay rehy ho?
10…wo aik matlabi dost hai.

The Correct Answer

1.Pakistan k final main qualify karnay say pehlay he loog match dekhna choor chukay thay. (quit watching tv)
The people had left watching TV before Pakistan qualified for the finals.

2…Wo tmara kya lagta hai.
What is he to you?

3…Logon nay police k anay say pehlay he gari ko aag laag laga de the.
The people had set the car on fire before the police came there.

4…Us nay mom bati jalae.
He lit the candle up.

5…Mainy aisa nai socha tha.
I didn’t expect this.

6…Wo kuch kena chahta tha par kuch kaha nai.
He wanted to say something but he didn’t say.

7…wo kuch kahty kahty chup kar gaye.
She almost said something.

8…Many shaher chornay ka faisla kar lea tha.
I had decided to leave this city.

9…Tum usay mery bary main kya btatay rehy ho?
What have you been telling her about me?

10…wo aik matlabi dost hai.
He is a fair weather friend.