Cover of the textbook Focus 2 - Student's Book

The key answer of exercise 2

The key to exercise solutions in chapter 4.2 - Present Perfect with for and since for the textbook Focus 2 - Student's Book with authors Daniel Brayshaw, Sue Kay and Vaughan Jones from Pearson Education


Write questions with How long ...? Then write two answers to each question with since and for. Use your general knowledge or check the answers at the bottom of the page.


  1. How long has the USA been independent? Since 1776. For ... years.
  2. How long has the UK been in the European Union? Since 1973. For ... years.
  3. How long has Peter Jackson worked as a film director? Since 1976. For ... years.
  4. How long have people travelled in space? Since 1961. For ... years.