English Tenses: Sean Connery

Tense gap-fill exercise by Sofija Rajkovic

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He is a Scottish actor and producer who (win) a great number of awards. He is best
known for portraying the character in a famous series of movies (revolve) around a secret agent (seven of them). He was knighted by Elizabeth II in July 2000, and (receive) the Kennedy Center Honors in the US. He (poll) as "The Greatest Living Scot" and "Scotland's Greatest Living National Treasure", also "Sexiest Man Alive" by People magazine and "Sexiest Man of the Century".

He (work) as a milkman and coffin polisher when he (get notice) at a theatre. After some ups and downs in the beginnings of his career during which he (meet) some influential people and (get) some minor roles both in theatre and on big screen, he finally (have) his breakthrough in the role of the secret agent. He (be) reluctant to commit to a film series, but (understand) that if the films (succeed) his career (greatly, benefit). Although that role (make) him a star, he eventually (get) tired of it, and deeply (despise) it.

He (retire) from acting and (not appear) in any movies. He's now (live) a peaceful life hidden away from the media's eye.

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