Present, Past And Future

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Present, Past And Future

  1. 1. Verbs. What is a verb? <ul><li>A verb is a word which describes the action in a sentence (the doing word) </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><li>I play football. </li></ul><ul><li>They skip quickly. </li></ul><ul><li>We eat spaghetti. </li></ul><ul><li>Bob is seven today. </li></ul>
  2. 2. Verb Tenses <ul><li>Verb tenses describe WHEN the action is happening. </li></ul><ul><li>PRESENT (it’s happening NOW.) </li></ul><ul><li>PAST (it’s ALREADY happened.) </li></ul><ul><li>FUTURE (it’s ABOUT to happen.) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Present tense to past tense. <ul><li>The following sentences are written in the present tense. Try changing them to the past tense by putting Yesterday at the beginning of each. </li></ul><ul><li>I eat spaghetti. </li></ul><ul><li>They skip quickly. </li></ul><ul><li>Bob is seven. </li></ul><ul><li>I play football. </li></ul>How have the verbs changed?
  4. 4. How did you do? <ul><li>Yesterday I ate spaghetti. </li></ul><ul><li>Yesterday they skipped quickly. </li></ul><ul><li>Yesterday Bob was seven. </li></ul><ul><li>Yesterday I played football. </li></ul>(Did you remember to double the consonant in skipped?)
  5. 5. Past to present <ul><li>These sentences are in the past. </li></ul><ul><li>Change them to the present by putting today at the front of each. </li></ul><ul><li>Sarah felt hot. </li></ul><ul><li>The cow jumped over the moon. </li></ul><ul><li>John sat outside in the garden. </li></ul><ul><li>The mouse ran up the clock. </li></ul>
  6. 6. How did you do? <ul><li>Today Sarah feels hot. </li></ul><ul><li>Today the cow jumps over the moon. </li></ul><ul><li>Today John sits outside in the garden. </li></ul><ul><li>Today the mouse runs up the clock. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The future tense. <ul><li>The future tense is used to describe what will or could happen. Change these sentences to the future tense by adding tomorrow at the start of each. </li></ul><ul><li>Jack and Jill went up the hill. </li></ul><ul><li>Thomas chased the mouse. </li></ul><ul><li>Lucy entered the wardrobe. </li></ul><ul><li>Bo Peep lost her sheep. </li></ul>
  8. 8. How did you do? <ul><li>Tomorrow Jack and Jill could/will go up the hill. </li></ul><ul><li>Tomorrow Thomas could/will chase the mouse. </li></ul><ul><li>Tomorrow Lucy could/will enter the wardrobe. </li></ul><ul><li>Tomorrow Bo Peep could/will lose her sheep. </li></ul>

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