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Copy of Past Perfect Simple

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Past Perfect Simple
Past Perfect Simple Timeline
Past Perfect is not used on it's own.
BINGO
I
had eaten
_______ before I
ate ______.

I
worked
at the ice cream shop for 3 years.
Example:
With a partner, match the

Red

and

Blue

to form complete sentences in the Past Perfect.
I couldn't board my plane
because someone had stolen my passport.
I found out my credit card didn't work
I was frustrated I couldn't go to the US Embassy
because it had already closed.
I had tried to call my mom for help
and realized my cell phone did not work.
Present
Past
I ate dinner
I ate an apple
I
ate _
_____ after I
had eaten
_______.
I
had lost
$50 and I
was disappointed
.

I
was disappointed
because I
had lost
$50.

I was disappointed
I lost $50
Past
Present
after the bank had called me.
My friends had been in Amsterdam for two days
before I arrived.
I
have worked
at the ice cream shop for 3 years.
I
had worked
at the ice cream shop for 3 years but then
I quit
.
Time is undefined, unclear.
Time is unfinished, still continuing.
Time has a point of reference.
How to form Past Perfect Simple
Subject + Past Simple of the verb "to have" + Past participle.
I had studied
You had been
He/She/It had traveled
We had gone
You all had seen
They had bought
(Even Further Past)
The verb in the Past Perfect is always the action that occurred FIRST in the past.
1. I was delighted my mom had already made dinner.
2. My mom had already made dinner so I was delighted.
Which action occurred first?
Past
Present
Further Past
I was delighted
mom had made dinner
Past
Present
Further Past
I was delighted
my mom made dinner
It must have a
POINT OF REFERENCE
in the past
Past
Present
I
worked
for 3 years
1 2 3
Past
Present
1 2 3
I
have worked
there for 3 years
Past
Present
Further Past
I quit.
I
had

worked
there for 3 years
1 2 3
Example:
My friends had been in Amsterdam for two days

before I arrived.
The red sentence happened first.
Which action happened first in each sentence?
Past
Present
Further Past
My friends had been in Amsterdam two days
I arrived
*Action in Past Perfect always occurred first in the Past*
Further Past
Let's compare the difference....
Simple Past:
Present Perfect Simple:
Past Perfect Simple:
Questions?
Talk with a partner about
how the people in the photos felt
and what
had happened earlier
to make him/her feel that way.
Example:
Obama
felt relieved
because he
had won
the election.
Talking about the "past in the past"
Which action happened first?
Idioms
Your friend had a party and you had bad luck finding his house.

Fill in the blanks of the text message using idioms to figure out how to get to the party.
I have no idea = I don't know
No wonder = I'm not surprised
Don't worry about it = Never mind
It's up to you = It's your decision
It's tough = It's difficult.
I can't stand = I don't like
Help you out = help you
The Past touches the Present.
Form complete sentences for each timeline about what had happened, using the Past Perfect Simple.
Example:
Further Past
Past
Present
I felt jealous
I saw her new car
1. I
felt jealous
after I
had seen
her new car.
I was annoyed
I forgot to buy milk.
2. I
was annoyed
because I
had forgotten
to buy milk.
3.
Further Past
Past
Present
He was disappointed
He got bad grades
2.
1.
4.
She stole a watch
She felt guilty
5.
She was disgusted
He spit in front of her
6.
I didn't study for my text
I didn't go to the party
7.
I didn't fill my gas tank
I couldn't go to the store
Fill in the words from the list in any order you want.

Cross out the word and DEFINE it when you hear or see it during class.

The first person to get 5 in a row wins.
How to play:
Negative Past Perfect Simple
Subject + "had" + "not" + Participle
Had not = Hadn't
I hadn't thought
(I had not thought)
You hadn't started
(You had not started)
He/She/It hadn't left
(He/She/It had not left)
We hadn't felt
(We had not felt)
You all hadn't given
(You all had not given)
They hadn't paid
(They had not paid)
Past
Further Past
Present
He won the election
He felt relieved
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