Present Perfect Tense Exercises and Worksheets

  • The present perfect tense is a tricky topic to teach.
  • There are so many aspects to the tense that students are frequently confused. Teachers  have often used timelines to explain the various time-related meanings of the present prefect.
  • Pictures are also useful as these days it is possible to find just the right pictures of everyday relatable situations in which the present perfect might be used.

6  present perfect language and speaking worksheetsPDF)

Tenses practice worksheet using timelines  & pictures with answers (PDF)

Timelines to demonstrate present perfect & other tenses (PDF)

Past simple vs present perfect 1 (PDF)

Past simple vs present perfect 2 (PDF)

Past simple vs present perfect 3 (PDF)

Past simple vs present perfect 4 (PDF)

Have you ever…questionnaire (PDF)

Present perfect: did/done, went/gone, saw/seen exercises (PDF)

Staying out late lesson (PDF)

Have you ever….game (PDF)

Present perfect interview exercise (PDF)

Present perfect quiz: is each sentence correct ? (PDF)

Present perfect student worksheet (PDF)

An information gap and the present perfect speaking activity (PDF)

Nerd test-have you ever questions

Where have you been ?

Have you ever..? Present perfect pain lesson

Find out if….? with pres perfect

Present Perfect questions & classroom activity

Present Perfect vs Pres. Perf. Continuous (PDF)

Simple past or present perfect -test (PDF)

Present Perfect Sentence Exercises Worksheet

Present Perfect Tense – For and Since

Simple vs progressive (perfect)