Principles and Pitfalls of English Grammar

Chapter 7

Insert next or the next, or last or the last as appropriate in the following.

1. He has finally found happiness two or three months.
2. I have been feeling sick few days; I don’t know what it is.
3. I was very sick week and couldn’t go to work.
4. It looks like I will be working on my thesis for month at least.
5. It’s been a wonderful holiday, thanks so much. We’ll be definitely be back year.
6. They were supposed to move in some time year, but they didn’t.
7. We lost contact and I believe time I spoke to him was ten years later.
8. We’ve run out of time. We’ll discuss it again during Tuesday’s meeting.