T129 - Mira and I - Past Simple or Present Perfect Simple

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Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verb in brackets. Use PAST SIMPLE or PRESENT PERFECT SIMPLE.

I (MEET) Mira a few years ago. Back then she (BE) a volunteer at a children's camp in the highlands. We (BE) very good friends for over a year now. In 2015, she (MOVE) from Peru to the United States, and she (WORK) in different jobs since then. She (LIVE) in the house next to mine for half a year now. I (GO) there last Easter and Mira and I (HAVE) a great time. Since Mira arrived in the US she (BECOME) one of the most important people in my life.