Present perfect and simple past 01 level - thirh lesson
English Teacher:English Teacher:
Luciano LealLuciano Leal
Actions that happened an unspecified pastActions that happened an unspecified past
Sir Ranulph FienesSir Ranulph Fienes has traveledhas traveled to theto the
North and South Poles.North and South Poles.
Situations now;Situations now;
TomTom has losthas lost his key. Hehis key. He doesn´doesn´t have hist have his
key now.key now.
New or recent happenings;New or recent happenings;
I´ve repairedI´ve repaired the TV. It´s working ok nowthe TV. It´s working ok now..
Some timeSome time expressionsexpressions that mean, from a pastthat mean, from a past
time up to now; SINCE and FOR.time up to now; SINCE and FOR.
RanRan has been marriedhas been married to Louise forto Louise for
three years.three years.
(period of time)(period of time)
HeHe hasn´t stoppedhasn´t stopped exploring sinceexploring since
(point in time(point in time))
Situations that happened in the pastSituations that happened in the past
and are continuing now.;and are continuing now.;
II can´t write,can´t write, I´ve brokeI´ve broke my arm.my arm.
Past actions with the results now.Past actions with the results now.
RanRan has been marriedhas been married toto
Louise for three yearsLouise for three years..
Announcing news or recents events.Announcing news or recents events.
HaveHave youyou heardheard? Another? Another
hurricane has thit newhurricane has thit new
QuestionsQuestions about life experiences;about life experiences;
(ever, never).(ever, never).
HaveHave youyou everever been to USA?been to USA?
No , I haven´t.No , I haven´t. I´ve neverI´ve never
Have you ever flown in aHave you ever flown in a
Past events.Past events.
TheyThey wentwent awayaway..
For things that are not recent orFor things that are not recent or
MozartMozart waswas a composer, hea composer, he
wrotewrote more than 600more than 600
pieces of musicpieces of music..
Finished past time expressions, (yesterday,Finished past time expressions, (yesterday,
in 90...)in 90...)
A few monthsA few months laterlater, he c, he completedompleted nana
incredible feat.incredible feat.
Yesterday,Yesterday, in 90 the Iphone´s touchin 90 the Iphone´s touch
Finished actions in the past.Finished actions in the past.
In 2003, heIn 2003, he hadhad a majora major
heart attackheart attack..
To ask When.... ? or WhatTo ask When.... ? or What
WhenWhen diddid youryour
friends arrive?friends arrive?
WhatWhat timetime diddid youyou