Past simple and past continuous games
Sentences to complete in the past simple and continuous
The past simple is the most common tense used in English. Most of the time we are talking about things we did or that happened to us in the past. This is why it is so important, and why it is necessary for us to master it perfectly. Not only grammatically, but also when we find ourselves in a situation where speaking English is a must.
The good news is that there are strategies to learn the list once and for all, you just have to keep reading and follow the instructions I’m going to give you. The bad news is that if you want to learn English or have to pass your exams, irregular verbs are something you can’t avoid.
Online english exercises past simple and continuous past tense
It is about associating the past (regular or irregular) with the infinitive. We are not satisfied with the words, we associate representative sentences so that the concept is retained. So, for example, we don’t just talk about «drink», but «drink a glass of water».
The game needs some preparation, of course (as you know, what costs no effort has no value). The sentences have to be prepared and cut in such a way that at the end we are left with something like this:
And what is the fun of the game? Well, we are picking up a card of each type, and, of course, at the beginning it will be very difficult to get it right. But as we advance we can remember where this or that verb/phrase was. So we will associate the infinitive with the past tense if we remember where the corresponding card was picked up.
Examples of past simple and past continuous
Grammar, obviously, will not be forgotten, explanations and grammar exercises will come at the necessary moments. In addition, our classes will combine all skills: oral and written comprehension, oral and written expression and interaction.
With me you can improve all the levels of English you need. Speaking, writing and reading in English will obviously be easier once we start the intensive English program that you can have in my classes. This intensive English program consists of quite a few exercises for each dimension of the English language: for speaking with maximum fluency, we will have conversations on all the topics that interest you; for writing like an educated native, you will practice the art of writing essays on any topic that interests you; and for reading, I have many materials that I can give you as well.
Many language courses would have you believe that you can learn a language without much grammar. My personal experience has shown me that it doesn’t go beyond a certain point. But since my school days, grammar has been like a red rag to me. Patrick showed me with his clear and simple explanations that grammar can also be fun. And mastering the rules leads to much more confidence in conversation. If you really want to master the language, then you have found exactly the right teacher in Patrick.
Past simple and past continuous in english
I AM PLAYING YO ESTOY JUGANDOPRESENT CONTINUOUS The present continuous is formed with the present of the auxiliary «to be» and the gerund of the conjugated verb and ing. Subject + verb (am, is, are) +ING. EXAMPLES: I pLAY YO JUEGO I AM PLAYING YO ESTOYY JUGANDO
ARE YOU PLAYING ¿ESTAS TU JUGANDO?ESTA FORMA interrogativa ESTA FORMA INVERTE EL SUJETO Y EL AUXILIAR SE COLCA LA PARTICULA NOT DESPUES DEL SUJETO.( SI VAMOS A PREGU Preguntar EN NEGATIVA) AUXILIAR + SUJETO + VERBO + ING ? EXAMPLE: ARE YOU PLAYING ¿ ESTAS TU JUGANDO?