The Past Perfect Continuous


Here's how to make the past perfect continuous. It's 'had' + been (the past participle of 'be')+ verb-ing

Firstly, let's look at the positive form:

The short form is: 'd been verb-ing. Be careful, because the short form for 'would' is also 'd. However, 'would' is always followed by the infinitive, but 'had' is followed by the past participle.

Here's an exercise about the past perfect continuous positive form.

Next, the negative form:

Here's an exercise about the negative

It's pretty easy to make the question too.

'Yes / no' questions:

'Wh' questions:

Here's an exercise about the question form