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PAST HABITS: USED TO We used to go out every night (habit) We used to live in the city (situation) We used to be city people (state) *We can also use would/wouldnt.

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1 PAST HABITS: USED TO We used to go out every night (habit) We used to live in the city (situation) We used to be city people (state) *We can also use would/wouldnt to talk about past habits, as long as we are talking about actions and not states or situations. Use used to to talk about past habits, situations or states:

2 + We used to live in the city - She didnt use to like the country ? Did you use to go out every night? Yes/NO Yes, we did / No, we didnt

3 Dont use used to or would to talk about: A single past action: I used to/would go to a great exhibition yesterday. I went to a great exhibition yesterday. How long an action lasted: I used to live in the city for three years. I lived in the city for three years. The number of times an action was repeated in total: We used to/would visit the museum at least a hundred times. We visited the museum at least …

4 BE USED TO & GET USED TO BE USED TO Use be used to to explain that someone is familiar with a situation or a routine: Im used to staying in bed late.

5 BE USED TO & GET USED TO GET USED TO Use get used to to explain that someone is in the process of becoming familiar with a situation: Im getting used to working early in the morning.

6 USED TO BE/GET USED TO When you use used to as a verb, it is followed by the infinitive: I used to work nights. You can only use used to as a verb to talk about the past. Use be/get used to with a noun or a verb+-ing. Im used to spicy food. Im used to eating spicy food.


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