Tense? ! A Listening Quiz

by Andy

Listen to the recording and move every word (under the joke) into the correct place of the text:
 (It doesn't work on a touchable display - tablet, mobile phone)

An English teacher working in Edinburgh spent a lot of time marking grammatical errors in his students' written work.
He was always so busy and one day he sat at his desk, rubbing his eyes.

A learner asked, "What's the matter, Andy?"

"Tense," he replied, describing how he felt.

After a slight pause the student tried again,
"What was the matter? What has been the matter? What might have been the matter... ?"

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Date last modified: Mon 2th November 2015