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The past simple – irregular verbs

The past simple – irregular verbs
Some verbs are irregular. Their past forms do not end in -ed. So how do I know which verbs are regular and which are irregular? Learn them from the list? Oh no! It's not so bad. I took a taxi to the airport. I see what you mean. Exactly! What did you do all day in the airport? OK, you're right, that's not too bad. Yes the verb to be. It was horrible not being able to phone you two! So what about this verb list? Wow! There are lots of things you can try: Make cards to test yourself – put the infinitive on one side and the past on the other. OK, I'm going to start learning them now!

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Teach 9 irregular verbs in one lesson It is much more memorable to teach or learn irregular verbs in a story. The verbs, especially their meaning, are easier to remember and retrieve from memory. Moreover, teaching verbs in a story is fun. In this post there are several activities: a mind map, a worksheet, an MP3 drill and an interactive quiz. These activities will make the teaching and learning enjoyable and fun.

All Things Grammar - 100 Best Practices By Robert Dobie, M.Ed./TESOL 'Find Someone Who' activities are among the best known activities used by ESL teachers. They are quick to set up, easy to use, communicative, and instantly target the language forms you want your learners to focus on. Oh, and ... they're fun! ​ Simon's Cat TV dinner - Present perfect 1) Order the words. Put the words in order:hasjustsatSimondown. 2) What are the three forms of the verb SIT? Fill the gap: ________________________ 3) Order the words. Put the words in order:cat'swantsSimon'

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Pathways to Accuracy: “Somewhere Only We Know” – On the same page At the beginning of “Somewhere Only We Know” (Keane, 2004), the singer walks “across an empty land” and knows “the pathway like the back of my hand.” In this activity, the students find their way through the maze to read and understand the lyrics of the song while facing a series of challenges related to grammar and sentence structure along the way. The use of articles and possessive adjectives, or differences such as “been”/”gone” or “say”/”tell”, are some of the questions that the students will need to solve as they connect the words with a pencil or a highlighter. The students are also asked to fill in the circles with a suitable preposition. Depending on the level of the students, the prepositions that they are allowed to use can be provided beforehand (although here I’d have them think of an answer first or leave it blank if they don’t know it, check it later when they listen to the song, and then discuss any other possibilities.) Somewhere Only We Know.pdf

Past Simple and Christmas 1) What did Mrs. Claus give to Santa Claus? hot tea, chips and pickle hot tree, cheese and pineapple hot tea, cheese and pickle hot cheese, tree and pineapple 2) Add the correct question word: ESL Reading Worksheets - Short Stories - Free Arbor Day - Marla and Tio plant a tree in the yard. Breakfast - Jack has high cholesterol and has to stop eating donuts. Bus Driver - Adan wants to retire next year when he turns sixty-two. Camping - Bears take over a campsite! 1 WORKSHEET – 10 GAMES Make drilling more meaningful and fun. All you need is a sheet of paper. This post shows how the use of game mechanics can help a teacher design better drilling activities and turn repeated practice of target grammar or vocabulary into a cognitively engaging exercise.

Past simple - questions Examples Did you have fun with your friends? Where did you go for your last holiday? What did you watch on TV last night? Remember! Inference Riddle Game by Phil and David Tulga Inference Riddles- having fun with inference and prediction - Welcome to my page on inference riddles. It includes my free Inference Riddle Game that you can play right now on your computer. Irregular Verb Page's Irregular Verb Dictionary for English learners contains over 370 irregular verbs used in modern English as well as flashcards and exercises to practice those forms. To view our Extended Irregular Verb Dictionary, which contains over 470 verbs including rare and antiquated forms, Click Here. List of Irregular Verbs Irregular Verb Flashcards and Drills If you want to learn irregular verbs, you need to practice, practice, practice. Below we have created five sets of flashcards as well as simple irregular verb drills to help English learners learn the 100 most common irregular verbs in English.

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