Present Simple + N + v1(0/s/es) Usually ? Do/does +N+V1 Every day -- N + do/does+V1 Often Sometimes seldomPast Simple + N + V(ed/II Yesterday form) Last week ? Did + N + V1 5 years ago -- N + did not+V1 In 1996Future Simple + N + will+V1 Tomorrow ? Shall/will +N+V1 Next week -N+will+not + V1 In a week In 2054
For example,• + I go to the park every weekends.• ? Did she speak English fluently at school?• -- She will not play the violin tomorrow.
Present Continuous + N+am/is/are+V(ing) Now(Progressive) ? Am/is/are+N+V(ing) At the moment --N+am/is/are+not+ V(ing)Past Continuous + N+was/were+ Moment in the past(Progressive) V(ing) Yesterday at 5 ? Was/were+N+V(ing) o’clock -- N+was/were+not+ V(ing)Future Continuous +N+will be+V(ing) Moment in the future(Progressive) ?Shall/will At 5 o’clock be+N+V(ing) tomorrow --N+will be+not+V(ing)
For example,+ The boys are playing chess now.? What were you doing there at 7 o’clock yesterday?-- The girl will not be singing at 5 o’clock tomorrow.
Present + N+have/has + Already, yet,Perfect V3/ed ever, never, ?Have/has+N+ V3/ today, this ed -- N+have/has+ week, for, not +V3/ed sincePast Perfect +N+had+V3/ed By the 1st of ? Had+N+V3/ed September -- N+Had+not+ V3/ edFuture Perfect +N+will+have+V3/ed By the time in ?Shall/will+N+ future have+V3/ed --N+will+not+ have+V3/ed
For example,• + I have known her for years.• ? Had you read the book by last Saturday?• -- I will not have read the story by the time you come back.
Present + N+have/has+ For two hours been+VingPerfect ? Have/has+N alreadyContinuous +been+Ving Since -- N+have/has+ not+been+Ving The whole dayPast +N+had+been+ Ving For two hours ? Had+N+been + VingPerfect --N+had+not+ yesterdayContinuous been+VingFuture Perfect +N+will+have+ For two hours been+VingContinuous ?Shall/will+N+have+ tomorrow been +Ving --N+will+not+ have+been+Ving
For example,+ I have been doing my homework for two hours.? Had he been looking for the book for the last two hours?-- He won’t have been playing football for two hours tomorrow.