# For - Since

## English Exercises - Answers

**A) Fill the gap with either FOR or SINCE.**

1. *for*

2. *since*

3. *since*

4. *for*

5. *for*

6. *since*

7. *since*

8. *for*

9. *since*

10. *for*

**B) Write whether you should use FOR or SINCE with the following phrases**

1. *since*

2. *for *

3. *since*

4. *since*

5. *for*

6. *since*

7. *for*

8. *since*

9. *for*

10. *since*

**C) Create sentences with the following phrases and FOR or SINCE.**

*(Possible Answers – Your answers will probably be different)*

*Many things have happened since the 5th Century.**We have lived in Santiago for six years.**She has been working since last month.**I have studied science since 2009.**I have been on a diet since Sunday.**They waited for 20 minutes.**The building has been open since 18/05/2005.**You haven't visited since 12th April.**He held his breath for 15 seconds.**We have studied English for a long time.*

**D) Answer the questions with either FOR or SINCE.**

*(Possible Answers – Your answers will probably be different)*

1. *I have had my job for X years.*

2. *I have lived in my house for x years / since 2005. *

3. *I have been in Santiago since I was born / for a long time.*

If you are looking for the Free Grammar Worksheet for this activity, you will find it here:

For vs Since Worksheet (PDF)

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