1.You don’t need to describe her. I _______ her several times.
A. had met B have met C met D meet
2. The cost of living _______ by ten percent before the government took any action.
A was going B went up C had gone up D has gone up
3.Hurry up! The play __________ for ten minutes .
A. has begun B. had begun
C. has been on D. began
4.Miss Green isn't in the office .
she_______ to the library .
A.has gone B. went C.will go D. has been
5.By the time new pupil _______ enough courage to raise his hand , the bell for the end of the lesson _______.
A had gathered was already ringing B was gathering had already rung
C gathered already rang D would gather would already have
6. —I didn’t ask for the name list. Why ______ on my desk?
—I put it there just now in case you needed it.
A. does it land B. has it landed C. will it land D. had it landed
7.It is the most instructive lecture that I ______ since I came to this school.
A. attended B. had attended C. are attended D. have attended
8.In the last few years thousands of films ______ allover the word.
A. have produced B. have been produced
C. are producing D. are being produced