Fill in the blanks with since or for.

#### 1. I have been waiting here .................................. morning.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use since with the starting point.

#### 2. He lived here .................................. several years.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use for with duration.

#### 3. I haven't seen him ............................... January.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use since with the starting point.

#### 4. It has been a long time .................................. I have watched a movie.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use since with the starting point.

#### 5. I have not been able to work .................................. the last two weeks.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### 6. They have known each other .................................. a long time.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### 7. They have known each other ................................ a long time.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### 8. She has been jobless ................................ she left university.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use since with the starting point.

#### 9. I haven't had any rest .............................. the last two days.

Correct!
Wrong!

#### 10. I haven't been feeling well ................................ morning.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use since with the starting point.

#### 11. I haven't heard anything from her .................................. yesterday.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use since with the starting point.

#### 12. I have lived in this village .................................. I was a child.

Correct!
Wrong!

Use since with the starting point.

### Answers

- I have been waiting here since morning.
- He lived here for several years.
- I haven’t seen him since January.
- It has been a long time since I have watched a movie.
- I have not been able to work for the last two weeks.
- They have known each other for a long time.
- They have known each other for a long time.
- She has been jobless since she left university.
- I haven’t had any rest for the last two days.
- I haven’t been feeling well since morning.
- I haven’t heard anything from her since yesterday.
- I have lived in this village since I was a child.