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1Spelling Test/Grammar/Reading English Class 3:30-5:00Spelling Test/Grammar/Reading
2Spelling TestPlease take out a piece of paper and a pencil for the spelling test
3Simple Past Verbs When do you use simple past verbs? C.A.S.H. Completed ActionsA Series of Completed ActionsSingle DurationHabit in the Past
4Completed ActionThis means any action that already happened, or an action that happened in the past.I ate a hot dog.Yesterday, I drove home.I taught English last night.
5A Series of Completed Actions This means a list of actions that already happened.Yesterday, I taught English, drove back home, and ate dinner.Last week, I went to Arizona, saw a baseball game, and talked to my friends.
6Single DurationYou also use simple past verbs when talking about an action for a period of time.I played the piano for 3 years.I ate only mangoes for 2 days.I studied English for 3 hours.
7Habit in the PastUsually an action that was done, but not done any more.I played basketball when I was younger.I chewed on roaches when I was a baby.She smoked a lot when she was a teenager.
8Simple Present Verb Form: 3rd person singular- add “s” I hate ice cream.He hates ice creamIt loves ice creamThey love ice creamThe dog loves ice creamThe company loves ice cream
9Simple Present Verbs When do you use Simple Present Verbs? Now Repeated ActionsFacts and Generalizations
10Simple Present Verbs Now Expresses an action is happening or not happening now.You can only use certain types of verbs:Non-continuous verbsMixed verbs
11Simple Present Verbs Non-continuous Verbs Non-continuous verbs are actions that you cannot see.Abstract- To be, to want, to cost, to seem, to need, to care, to contain, to owe, to existPossession- to possess, to own, to belongEmotion- to like, to hate, to love, to dislike, to fear, to envy, to mind
12Simple Present Verbs Mixed Verbs Example: To have, to appear, to see, to hear, to feel, to weigh, to lookThey are called mixed verbs because they often have more than one meaning to them. Some behave as continuous in one way, but non-continuous in another way.ExampleHe appears to be sick. (He seems to be sick.) NCHe is appearing at the church tonight (He is going to be at the church tonight)
13Simple Present Verbs Mixed Verbs (cont...) I have a dollar now (I possess a dollar) NCI am having fun now (I am experiencing fun now)She hears the music (Hears the music with her ears) NCShe is hearing voices (To hear something others can’t hear)
14Simple Present Verbs Examples for “Now” I am here. He is here. She has a pencil.I hate math.I love candyHe loves cheeseburgers.She feels sick.
15Simple Present VerbsCan you write for me 5 sentences using “Now” for Simple Present Verbs?
16Simple Present Verbs Repeated Actions Expresses that an action is repeated or usualExampleI go to school everyday.I always eat lunch.He does not leave at 9AM.He never forgets his wallet.
17Simple Present Verbs Facts and Generalizations Indicates that the speakers believes that a fact was true before, is true now, and will be true in the future.It doesn't matter if it is true or not.The world is flat.Birds love milk.The cat eats dog meat.Jeremy is a girl.Hannah is a boy.Alex Teacher is cool.