Grammar Exercise - Future Perfect Simple and Continuous.

Do the exercises below on the future perfect simple and continuous and click on the button to check your answers

(Before doing the exercises you may want to read the lesson on the future perfect simple and continuous)

Put the verbs into the correct form (future perfect simple).

  1. By 9 o'clock, we (finish) our homework.
  2. They (leave) the classroom by the end of the hour.
  3. We (go) home by next week.
  4. She (return) from the excursion by 6 o'clock.
  5. (buy / he) the new house by October?
  6. The sun (not / rise) by 4 o'clock.
  7. (you/do) the shopping by 3 o'clock?

Put the verbs into the correct form (future perfect continuous).

  1. By the end of the month I (live) in this town for ten years.
  2. By the end of this week we (work) on the project for a month.
  3. By July the fifth they (study) English for 3 years.
  4. By 10 o'clock she (watch) TV for 4 hours.
  5. She (sleep) for 10 hours by 11 o'clock.
  6. We (look for) him for 40 days by next Saturday.
  7. They (wait) for the president for 5 hours.

Put the verbs in brackets in the correct tense (future perfect simple or continuous.)

  1. By 2018 we (live) in Madrid for 20 years.
  2. He (write)   a book by the end of the year.
  3. (finish, you) this novel by next week?
  4. He (read)   this book for 15 days by the end of this week.
  5. They (be) married for 40 years by the end of this month.
  6. (be, she) pregnant for three months this week?


Before submitting the test, check the following:

  • Punctuation and capitalization
  • Spelling
  • Spaces (don't add any unnecessary spaces)

Such mistakes would cost you valuable points. Good luck!

Related materials:

Future perfect simple
Future perfect continuous (progressive)