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NOW AND THEN: VERBAL TENSES

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NOW AND THEN: VERBAL TENSES
PAST
PRESENT
Present Simple
FUTURE
Routines
"She often plays golf"
Scientific facts

"People from Spain speak Spanish"
Uses: When to use Present Simple
Form: How to use Present Simple
AFFIRMATIVE
Only use the Infinitive of the verb, but REMEMBER!!!: ADD "S" TO THE 3RD PERSON SINGULAR (He/She/It)
NEGATIVE
Use the AUXILIARY VERB:

DON'T
DOESNT (He/She/It)

REMEMBER!!! Verb INFINITIVE
INTERROGATIVE

AUXILIARY (DO/DOES) + SUBJECT+ VERB + COMPLEMENTS ?

REMEBER!!! VERB INFINITIVE!


Expressions
ADVERBS OF FREQUENCY
always
usually
often
sometimes
rarely
never
everyday
every week
every month
...
once a year
twice a month
three times a week
HOW OFTEN DO YOU...?
AT
ON
IN
Present Continuous
Uses: When to use Present Continuous
Actions in progress
"He is running"
Temporary Actions
"This summer we are travelling a lot"
Form: How to use Present Continuous
TO BE ( ) + GERUND (verb + -ing)
Expressions
Now
Right now
at the moment
Currently
At present
These days
This year
This month
Past Simple
Past Perfect
Past Continuous
Present Perfect
Use:
Complete
Past
Action:


"The girl was playing when the old man turned the light off"
"The girl had bought a new hula-hoop"
"The girl has broken her arm"
Form:

Regular Verbs: +"-ed"




Irregular verbs
AFFIRMATIVE
NEGATIVE:
"Didn't + Verb Infinitive"


"She didn't study maths"
"We didn't go to the party"

INTERROGATIVE:
"Did+ subject + verb infinitive + ?

"Did she study maths?"
"Did they go to the party?
Expressions:

yesterday
last...
...ago
when...

at...
on...
in...
USE:
LONG PAST ACTION
IN PROGRESS
FORM:

PAST TO BE
(was/were)
+
GERUND
(verb + -ing)




Remember Spelling!!!
"Tom was dancing"
"They weren´t speaking"
"Was she crying?"
EXPRESSIONS:
while
as
all...
at...





...when...
USES:
Past action at an UNDETERMINED past moment
Past Action that continues in the PRESENT
Past Action with PRESENT consequences
Recent Past Action
FORM:

Have
+
Past
Participle
"She has travelled to China twice"
"I have lived here for 2 years"
"I have lost it"
"She hasn't arrived yet"
"Has she phoned you?"
Remember Spelling!!!

EXPRESSIONS:
FOR
SINCE
ALREADY
YET
JUST
EVER
NEVER
LATELY
RECENTLY
USE:
Past action PREVIOUS
to another Past Action
FORM:

HAD
+
PAST
PARTICIPLE
Remember Spelling!!!
"The train had left when we arrived"
"Had they finished when you phoned?"
"He hadn't left by the time we went"
EXPRESSIONS:

Already
By the time
Just
After/Before
Never
Remember in Past Perfect and Present Perfect: Irregular verbs LIST is necessary
for the PAST PARTICIPLE!!!!
ATTENTION!!
Present Perfect and Past Perfect can also be CONTINUOUS if the action is considered LONG or IN PROGRESS!!!

"She has been studying all day"
"She had been studying when you arrived"
"We watched TV"
"The boy broke the window"
"They didn't pay attention"
"Did she invite you?"
Present Simple: Schedules
"The plane takes off at 15:00"
Present Continuous: Arrangements
"I am flying to Berlin on Friday"
Be Going To + Infinitive:
Plans
Deductions
Near Future
"My parents are going to travel to a foreign country"
"Look at those clouds. It is going to rain"
WILL (WON'T):
Predictions
Spontaneous decisions
Schedules / Unavoidable facts
Promises / Threats
"My grandma is going to have dinner with us"
"We will be the winners of the race"
"OK. I'll help you with your project"
"The film will start at 22:00"
"I´ll bring you a present"
Special Future Tenses
Future Continuous:
"will + BE + Gerund"
Future Perfect:
"Will + Have + Participle"
"Phone me at 15:00"

"I will be working on the project then"
"I will have finished the project by then"
FUTURE EXPRESSIONS
Tomorrow
Next...
In...
This...
Soon / Later
In / On / At
"We study here"
"She studies here"
"Their parents don't work in a bar"
"Susan doesn't study French"
"Do your friends play football in the team?"
"Does the girl sing well?"
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