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  • Examples Of The Simple Present And Simple Past Tenses

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    Unit 3 lesson 1 • The simple present and the simple past tenses. The Simple Present tense is used in English for the following purposes: Use When Example Repeated actions With frequency adverbs such as always, usually, often, sometimes, never, once a year, etc I always come to school early. She frequently arrives on time. Statement of facts To state a fact or ask a question without any time reference. I live in France. She plays soccer, but she doesn't like it. World truths Rules of nature

  • English: Past Tense and Verb Tense Exercise

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    Verb Tense Exercise 1 Simple Present / Present Continuous 1. Every Monday, Sally (drive) her kids to football practice. 2. Usually, I (work) as a secretary at ABT, but this summer I (study) French at a language school in Paris. That is why I am in Paris. 3. Shhhhh! Be quiet! John (sleep) . 4. Don 't forget to take your umbrella. It (rain) . 5. I hate living in Seattle because it (rain, always) . 6. I 'm sorry I can 't hear what you (say) because everybody (talk) so loudly.

  • Past Tense and Conditional Clause

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    enough money, I will go to Japan. 2. Second conditional: If I had enough money, I would go to Japan. 3. Third conditional: If I had had enough money, I would have gone to Japan.   Conditional clause Main clause 1. If + Present Tense will + inf / present tense / imperative a. If you help me with the dishes (if + pres), I will help you with your homework. (will + inf)

  • Examples Of Past Imperfect Continuous Tense

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    The past imperfect continuous tense shows changes in the form of the auxiliary verb according to the person and the number. Example: I was writing this book when the revolution occurred in Ghana. You were writing or sleeping at the time. She or he was sleeping. They were planning to seize power. The past perfect momentary tense is indicated by using the past form of have to get the past perfect. It does not change in any circumstance. Example: I had written. I had done that already. You had

  • Examples Of Error Analysis And Second Language Acquisition

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    important to start making changes in the way students use spoken and written language, in order to stop the fossilization of words and start correcting them appropriately. In the sentence “...and a short film are exposed” happens that, the past and present tense are confused, because of the interference with L1 and, probably because of the lack of interaction using the

  • Celta Assignment 1

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    fashion she will hopefully be able to see the difference and understand the rules of capitalization. Tenses: Meaning Aside from writing, Feruza’s is struggling with the correct verb form usage. When referring to events in her writing that occurred in the past she only uses the simple past tense and oftentimes she even uses the Present Simple Tense when referring to a completed action in the past: “she get merried before I come to Jeddah one year ago.” Feruza uses the right verbs but uses

  • The Five Basic Rules Of Narrative Writing

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    report you are always correct in using the personal pronouns “I” and “me” when referring to yourself. (Biggs, Michael, 17) The second rule of narrative writing is called past tense. The past tense is the tense that is most commonly used to describe events or actions that have already occurred which means by writing a report using past tense can develop consistency and can make the report easier to read. ( Biggs, Michael, 17) The third rule of narrative writing is called active voice. The active voice is

  • Simple Past With Regular And Irregular Verbs Analysis

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    Lesson 2 Amazing people. Simple Past with regular and irregular verbs A: Look at the picture. What do you think happened? Write a sentence about your prediction. (imagen de un bombero siendo entrevistado con burbuja de dialogo mostrando el rescate de un hombre viejo de su casa en llamas; el texto es de un periodico) ___________________________________________________________________ B: Read along silently as you listen to the next information. A rescue technique practiced earlier on the training

  • Separate Peace Essay: Influence of the War on Characters

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    School changed as World War II progressed.  The boys either eagerly awaited the draft, enlisted in the area of war they wanted, or did not want to go at all.  The students at the school created new activities for enjoyment since the customary past times could not be played due to a lack of materials.  When a friend "returns" from the war, the boys at Devon got a real sense of what the war was like.  The boys learned that going to war was not all fun and games like they had anticipated

  • The Development of Science in Ukraine, Tenses and Voices.

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    Lesson 1 Topic: The development of science in Ukraine, Tenses and Voices.  Lead-in W e start our work with a new topic The development of science in Ukraine. I propose you to recall some facts about this topic. W hat is the development of science in Ukraine connected with? W hat are the famous Ukrainian names in World Science? W hat interesting historical facts about the development of science do you know?  Main stage Reading practice: read the following text The development of science in Ukraine