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Test incompl/elem-186, User's Answer 3 #1 (permalink) Sat Sep 18, 2010 14:54 pm   Test incompl/elem-186, User's Answer 3
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #186 "Verb Tense Practice (3)", question 3

He just ......... asking me the same questions. I really wanted him to move onto a new topic.

(a) keep
(b) keeping
(c) kept
(d) is keeping

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #186 "Verb Tense Practice (3)", answer 3

He just kept asking me the same questions. I really wanted him to move onto a new topic.

Correct answer: (c) kept

Your answer was: incorrect
He just keep asking me the same questions. I really wanted him to move onto a new topic.
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it should be keep why kept
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Test incompl/elem-186, User's Answer 3 #2 (permalink) Sat Sep 18, 2010 15:02 pm   Test incompl/elem-186, User's Answer 3
 

'Kept; is the past tense of 'keep'. As the questions were asked in the past, then the past tense is needed here.
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