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The key answer of exercise 14.2

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 14 - Present perfect and past 2 for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


Make sentences from the words in brackets. Use the present perfect or past simple.


  1. It hasn't rained this week.
  2. The weather has been cold recently.
  3. It was cold last week.
  4. I didn't eat any fruit yesterday.
  5. I haven't eaten any fruit today.
  6. Emily has earned a lot of money this year.
  7. She didn't earn so much last year.
  8. Have you had a holiday recently?