NOW Past Future used to have baby teethShe used to have baby teeth when she was a child.
Grammar Notes:• used to + base form of the verb –Repeated past activities –Situations that are no longer true• used to always refers to the past –There is no present or future form
• Negatives and Questions –use to comes after did in negative statements and questions – Crystal never used to eat cake. (common) – Crystal didn’t use to eat cake.(less common) – Did Crystal eat cake? (common) – Did Crystal use to eat cake? (less common)
When I was a kid, I would spill food every time I ate. NOWWhen I was a kid, I used to spill Past Futurefood every time I ate.
Grammar Notes:• would + base form of the verb – Repeated past activities (habits) that no longer happen in the present – DO NOT use would + base form to talk about past situations • NOT: She would have baby teeth. NOW Past Future
Write 3 sentences about how your life used to be different from the way it is now.Example:I used to play basketball when I was younger.I would go to practice every day after school.I never used to have much free time because I would have to do my homework after practice.