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Verb Tenses

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on 17 January 2014

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Transcript of Verb Tenses

Verb Tenses
Verb Tense Shift
Using two different verb tenses in one sentence is an incorrect verb shift.
Past, Present, or Future?
He wrote the letter yesterday.

Amber spent a lot of money at the mall this year.

Brian will take a trip to Mexico next year.

We work in the produce department.
"Tense" refers to the form of the verb that indicates time.
Verb tenses tell us when things happen.
Verbs can be PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE
Forms of Verb Tenses
Anything that happened
before now
is the
past
.
Anything that happens
right now
is the
present
.
Anything that will happen
after now
is the
future
.
I walked yesterday.
I am walking.
I will walk tomorrow.
PAST
PAST
PRESENT
Yesterday he
walked
to school and
wear
his backpack.
Yesterday he
walked
to school and
wore
his backpack.
Now You Try!!
We are part of the team.

She will walk to school tomorrow, even if it rains.

I study English every day.

Sally is going to make a delicious dinner tonight.

The salesman was helping the customer when the thief came into the store.
FUTURE
PRESENT
FUTURE
PRESENT
PAST
past
present
Verb tense should be in the past form because the sentence is telling us what happened yesterday.
past
past
Your Turn!
1. I called her on the phone last night and we talk about the fight she have with her boyfriend.
2. Over the break all I do was sleep all day and play video games.
3. School was so long today, I barely stay awake.
4. I opened the door, and Mike is standing there.
FUTURE

I
called
her on the phone last night and we
talked
about the fight she
had
with her boyfriend.
Over the break all I
did
was sleep all day and play video games.
School
was
so long today, I barely
stayed
awake.
I
opened
the door, and Mike
was standing
there.
Let's Practice!!
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