Revision of basic tenses in EnglishPresentation Transcript
REVISION OF BASIC TENSES IN ENGLISH
SIMPLE PRESENT / PRESENT CONTINUOUS
SIMPLE PAST / PAST CONTINUOUS
PRESENT PERFECT/PAST PERFECT
“ TO BE” GOING TO
Remember that tenses have
different AUXILIARY verbs :
Simple present : DO – DOES.
Simple Past: DID.
Present Perfect: HAVE- HAS.
Past Perfect : HAD.
Simple future : WILL.
Remember that CONTINUOUS tenses have auxiliary TO BE.
Presente Continuous: AM – IS –ARE.
Past Continuous : WAS – WERE.
“ To be” going to future : AM-IS-ARE going to.
Remember that PERFECT tenses have auxiliary TO HAVE :
Present Perfect: HAVE-HAS
Past Perfect: HAD
Future Perfect : WILL HAVE
Study this chart:
Question Negative Affirmative Spanish Tense El canta Simple Present El está cantando Pr. Continuous El cantó Simple Past El estaba cantando Past Continuous El ha cantado Present Perfect El cantará Simple Future El va a cantar “ To be” going to He sing s He doesn’t sing Does he sing? He is sing ing He isn’t singi ng Is he sing ing ? He sang He didn’t sing Did he sing ? He was sing ing He wasn’t sing ing Was he sing ing ? He has sung He hasn’t sung Has he sung ? He will sing He won’t sing Will he sing? He is going to sing He isn’t going to sing Is he going to sing?
TASKS: Answer the following questions in a word document.
Which auxiliary verb is used with continuous tenses …?
Which auxiliary verb is used with perfect tenses…?
For the simple present (negative and interrogative form) we use auxiliary…?
For the present continuous we use the following forms …. of auxiliary ……..?
The past continuous has the same auxiliary verb as the …. the difference is in the forms, which are in the ...
HAD is used for the….
Which auxiliary verb is used with the simple past (negative and interrogative…? And with the simple future…?
The auxiliary verb for the present perfect is … and for the future perfect…