___ 1. Logos (logos)
___9. Crede or credos
e. Study of
f. Seek, ask
Present Perfect Tense
• Present Perfect Tense is used to express the following:
1. Action just completed.
Ex.: We have just finished our project.
2. Action in the indefinite past.
Ex.: My friends have already been to Baguio.
3. Action that began in the past and which continues to
Ex.: Mrs. Francisco has taught in this school for ten
Marilou has been studying for the exams since last
• These Time Expressions are used with the
present perfect tense.
1. Recently, Lately
• Recently and Lately both denote action in the
indefinite past. Recently is used in affirmative
sentences, while lately is used in negative
– I have recently filed my application for the college
– I have not heard any news about him lately.
2. Already, Yet
• Already and Yet are also used to indicate
indefinite time. Already denotes actions that
have been completed; yet denotes actions not
completed at the present time.
– Margie has already been to Nayong Pilipino.
– She has not yet joined the English Club.
3. Never, Ever
• Never is used with statements, while ever is
used with questions.
– Jay has never been to Baguio City.
– Have you ever thought of joining a folk dance
These are the forms of the present
• Has/ have + past participle of the main verb
(the present perfect tense)
• Has/ have + been + verb- ing ( the present
• Write the correct form of the verb to complete
1. Gemma (submit) _____ her term paper already.
(present perfect tense)
2. We (go) ______ to national museum several
times. (present perfect tense)
3. The Prietos (live) ______ in Manila since 1970.
(present perfect continuous tense)
4. Parents (guide) ______ their children all their
lives. (present perfect continuous tense)
5. My nieces (study) ______ for five years. (present
perfect continuous tense)