Cover of the textbook English Grammar in Use

The key answer of exercise 5.1

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 5 - Past simple for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


Read what Laura says about a typical working day.

Yesterday was a typical working day for Laura. Write what she did or didn't do yesterday.


  1. She got up
  2. had
  3. She walked to work
  4. It too her (about) half an hour
  5. She started work
  6. She didn't have (any) lunch
  7. She finished work
  8. She was tired when she got home.
  9. She cooked / She made
  10. She didn't go
  11. She went to bed
  12. She slept