Twenty Questions


       The Past Simple
Twenty Questions

 1     2     3     4    5
 6     7     8     9    10
 11    12   13     14   15
 16    17   18     19   ...
1. Do we double the final consonant in
stop when we add - ed



           Yes !   stopped.
2.Do we use did with was or were?



         No, we don’t.
       Was he with Annie?
3. What is the auxiliary we use to
make      questions in the past
simple ?


did
4. Is the past simple used for finished
or unfinished actions.




          finished actions
5. Where do we put “ ago “ in a
sentence in the simple past ?



     At the end of the sentence
     I saw him two weeks ...
•   Order this sentence
    the party her didn't you invite to



    You didn't invite her to the party.
7. Do we add an s to the third
person singular in the past
simple?

         No, we don’ t
           He went
         She...
8. Order this sentence
week decided we last go to trip on a



Last week we decided to go on a trip.
9. What is the word order for
negatives in the past simple?

S+ didn’t + verb + object

  Janet didn’t arrive on
         ...
10. Whatis the word order for
questions in the past simple?.

 Did + S+ verb + object

 Did Alan tell the truth?
1. Say some time words
   in the past

   Last week
   Last month
   Last year
   Two months ago
   Six years ago.
 ...
12. Change this sentence into negative

      They caught him after dark.



 They didn't catch him after dark.
13. Can the past simple refer to the
present or future?




Yes , after words with a conditional
  meaning. For example , ...
•   Say the past of :
       can – be




Could - Was - Were
15. Order this sentence
didn’t to upload more want         any
they files




They didn't want to upload any more files.
•   Complete
    When I _____ a child…




       When I was a child…
17. How can you express a habit in the
past?



         With “used to”
When I was fifteen, I used to go to
       a langu...
18. What tense is used together with
the past simple to express a
continuous action in the past?



          Past Continu...
19. What PERFECT tense is often
contrasted with the Past Simple?.


            Present Perfect
   I’ve known Tom for ten ...
1. Say the past simple of :
   swear, sweep , rely , strike


   swore , swept , relied , stroke
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20 Questions Past Simple

  1. 1. Twenty Questions The Past Simple
  2. 2. Twenty Questions 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
  3. 3. 1. Do we double the final consonant in stop when we add - ed Yes ! stopped.
  4. 4. 2.Do we use did with was or were? No, we don’t. Was he with Annie?
  5. 5. 3. What is the auxiliary we use to make questions in the past simple ? did
  6. 6. 4. Is the past simple used for finished or unfinished actions. finished actions
  7. 7. 5. Where do we put “ ago “ in a sentence in the simple past ? At the end of the sentence I saw him two weeks ago.
  8. 8. • Order this sentence the party her didn't you invite to You didn't invite her to the party.
  9. 9. 7. Do we add an s to the third person singular in the past simple? No, we don’ t He went She escaped
  10. 10. 8. Order this sentence week decided we last go to trip on a Last week we decided to go on a trip.
  11. 11. 9. What is the word order for negatives in the past simple? S+ didn’t + verb + object Janet didn’t arrive on time.
  12. 12. 10. Whatis the word order for questions in the past simple?. Did + S+ verb + object Did Alan tell the truth?
  13. 13. 1. Say some time words in the past  Last week  Last month  Last year  Two months ago  Six years ago.  Yesterday
  14. 14. 12. Change this sentence into negative They caught him after dark. They didn't catch him after dark.
  15. 15. 13. Can the past simple refer to the present or future? Yes , after words with a conditional meaning. For example , “if”
  16. 16. • Say the past of : can – be Could - Was - Were
  17. 17. 15. Order this sentence didn’t to upload more want any they files They didn't want to upload any more files.
  18. 18. • Complete When I _____ a child… When I was a child…
  19. 19. 17. How can you express a habit in the past? With “used to” When I was fifteen, I used to go to a language school.
  20. 20. 18. What tense is used together with the past simple to express a continuous action in the past? Past Continuous I was talking to Jane when Jill arrived.
  21. 21. 19. What PERFECT tense is often contrasted with the Past Simple?. Present Perfect I’ve known Tom for ten years. I met him in 1998.
  22. 22. 1. Say the past simple of : swear, sweep , rely , strike swore , swept , relied , stroke
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