2 PAST SIMPLE and PAST CONTINUOUS My sister read three books last week My sister was reading when I last saw her
3 PAST SIMPLE REGULAR I played tennis yesterday She studied with me IRREGULARWe ate a wonderful apple pieThey did some homework
4 Affirmative and negative forms of the past simple Sheila studied here Did Sheila study here? Sheila did not study here Where did Sheila study?
5 Correct the mistakes in these sentences He didn’t helped his motherWhere you go this summer?How long did you studied in Germany?I seed you yesterdayWe eated a lot of fruit last nightI loved not the landscapes of MexicoWho did tell you it was my birthday?Were Mary here last night?
6 Correct the mistakes in these sentences answers He didn’t helped his motherWhere DID you go this summer?How long did you studied STUDY in Germany?I seed SAW you yesterdayWe eated ATE a lot of fruit last nightI loved not DID NOT LOVE the landscapes of MexicoWho did tell TOLD you it was my birthday?Were WAS Mary here last night?
7 SPELLING OF THE REGULAR PAST FORMS General rule: Add –ED to the verbBOILIf it finishes in –E, add – DLIVEDATEConsonant + Y: IESTRYCRY–L –P : double the consonantTRAVEL -WORSHIP -Vowel+ consonant (expect W or Y) double the consonantTAP -COMMIT -BOILEDLIVEDDATEDTRIEDCRIEDTRAVELLEDWORSHIPPEDTAPPEDCOMMITTED
8 Write the past forms of these regular verbs stay rain help carry want play smoke walk study cry love wash stop ask look open live travel clip bury complete dance cook+ edC+y ied+dDouble consonant
9 Write the past forms of these regular verbs Answer key + edC+y ied+dDouble consonantRainedHelpedWantedPlayedWalkedWashedAskedLookedOpenedcookedCarriedstudiedCriedburiedstayedsmokedlovedlivedCompleteddancedStoppedtravelledClipped
10 Pronunciation of –ed endings ED as /id/ after D and T Decided admitted ED as /t/ after Stopped watched marked pushed ED as /d/ after any other sound Stayed named staged
11 Classify these verbs depending on the pronunciation of their ED ending acted complicated denied discussed watched cleaned kissed missed punished ended cried decided expected hated jumped liked moved offered visited wanted believed dated robbed/Id//d//t/
12 Classify these verbs depending on the pronunciation of their ED ending /Id//d//t/ActedComplicatedEndedDecidedExpectedHatedVisitedWanteddatedDeniedCleanedCriedMovedOfferedbelievedrobbedDiscussedwatchedKissedMissedPunishedJumpedLiked
13 Was / were + verbo con –ING He was playing golf Was he playing golf? PAST CONTIINUOUSWas / were + verbo con –INGHe was playing golfWas he playing golf?He wasn’t playing golfThey were studyingWere they studying?They weren’t studying
14 Write sentences in the past continuous using the verbs in brackets was sleeping1) Julie _____________(sleep) when I saw her 2) You _________________(study) at three o'clock 3) Luke______________________ (read) when I phoned 4) I ______________(work) while my sister _____________(make) dinner 5) They _______________(eat) chocolate at the party 6) John _______________(play) tennis all the evening 7) We____________________ (watch) TV at three o’clock 8) He _______________(use) the internet before he went to bedwere studyingwas readingwas workingwas makingwere eatingWas playingwere watchingwas using
15 Past simple or past continuous? For a finished actionHe finished his homework at 8For different actions in a sequenceHe slipped, fell over and broke his armFor “short” actions and verbs that suggest something momentary fall/ say/ see, etc and stative verbsHe dropped the jar and it brokeFor an action that was in the middle of happeningHe was doing his homework when I phoned him at 8For two or more actions which were happening at the same timeHe was singing while he was playing the guitarFor “long” actions, often interrupted by short onesHe was talking to me when the bomb exploded
16 Write sentences in the past simple or continuous 1) What (do) when I (call) you last night? 2) I (sit) in a cafe when you (call) 3) When you (arrive) at the party, who (be) there? 4) Susie (watch) a film when she (hear) the noise. 5) Yesterday I (go) to the library, next I (have) a swim, later I (meet) Julie for coffee 6) We (play) tennis when John (hurt) his ankle. 7) What (they/do) at 10pm last night - it was really noisy. 8) He (take) a shower when the telephone (ring).
17 Write sentences in the past simple or continuous 1) What WERE YOU DOING when I CALLED you last night? 2) I WAS SITTING in a cafe when you CALLED 3) When ARRIVED at the party, who WAS there? 4) Susie WAS WATCHING a film when she HEARD the noise. 5) Yesterday I WENT to the library, next I HAD a swim, later I MET Julie for coffee 6) We WERE PLAYING tennis when John HURT his ankle. 7) What WERE THEY DOING at 10pm last night - it was really noisy. 8) He WAS TAKING a shower when the telephone RANG.
18 Write sentences in the past simple or continuous 1) He (sleep) when the phone (ring) 2) We (eat) dinner at 8pm last night (we started eating at 7:30) 3) Yesterday I (go) to the Post Office, (buy) some fruit at the supermarket and (read) a book in the park in the afternoon 4) We (watch) when we (hear) a loud noise 5) Julie (be) in the garden when Laurence (arrive) 6) A: What (you/do) at 3pm yesterday? B: I (clean) my house. 7) Last year I (visit) Paris and Rome. 8) I (visit) Paris when I met my husband
19 Write sentences in the past simple or continuous 1) He WAS SLEEPING when the RANG 2) We WERE EATING dinner at 8pm last night (we started eating at 7:30) 3) Yesterday I WENT to the Post Office, BOUGHT some fruit at the supermarket and READ a book in the park in the afternoon 4) We WERE WATCHING TV when we HEARD a loud noise 5) Julie WAS in the garden when Laurence ARRIVED 6) A: What WERE YOU DOING at 3pm yesterday? B: I WAS CLEANING my house. 7) Last year I VISITED Paris and Rome. 8) I WAS VISITING Paris when I met my husband
20 Complete the text with past simple or past continous forms of these verbs hang - visit -take - talk -notice -happen -come – explain- go -end - fall - think thank -breakLet me tell you about what _____________ to me last week while I ________my aunt who lives by the sea. One afternoon, I _____________her dog for a walk by the sea when I ____________While she _____________there, the branch suddenly ________________about what to do when a man _____________ along the cliff path I _______________ what had happened, and while he _______________for help I ________________to the girl In the end, everything ___________ happily. The girl was rescued and her family _____________me by giving me a branch of flowers.
21 AnswersLet me tell you about what happened to me last week while I was visiting my aunt who lives by the sea. One afternoon, I was taking her dog for a walk by the sea when I noticed While she was hanging there, the branch suddenly broke and she fell over the edge. I was thinking about what to do when a man came along the cliff path I explained what had happened, and while he was going for help I was talking to the girl In the end, everything ended happily. The girl was rescued and her family thanked me by giving me a branch of flowers.
22 Write questions to be answered with the information underlined 1. Yes, I did. I remembered grandma’s birthday Did you remember grandma’s birthday? 2. No, he wasn’t, he was sleeping when I arrived Was John studying when you arrived? 3. While I was cleaning, she was studying What was she doing while you were cleaning? 4. Lots of people went to the party Who went to the party? 5. It was raining very heavily when we left How was it raining when you left? 6. We didn’t realise that it was late because we were having a lot of fun Why didn’t you realise it was late?