PAST SIMPLE OR SIMPLE PAST
PAST SIMPLE OF  TO BE: “TO BE =WAS / WERE” <ul><li>We use the past of the verb  to be  to talk about a concret state or si...
TO BE:  WAS/WERE <ul><li>Affirmative </li></ul><ul><li>I  was  </li></ul><ul><li>You  were   </li></ul><ul><li>He  was </l...
INTERROGATIVE? <ul><li>Was  i? </li></ul><ul><li>Were  you? </li></ul><ul><li>Was  he / she / it ? </li></ul><ul><li>Were ...
WE CAN USE TIME EXPRESSION <ul><li>Yesterday… </li></ul><ul><li>last night… </li></ul><ul><li>last week… </li></ul><ul><li...
PAST SIMPLE OF REGULAR VERBS: WE ADD  –ED <ul><li>Affirmative:  -ed </li></ul><ul><li>I work ed  yesterday </li></ul><ul><...
INTERROGATIVE <ul><li>We add the auxiliar  DID  +  subject  +  infinitive verb . Is the same for all the subject pronouns....
SPELLING RULES: PAST SIMPLE OF REGULAR VERBS <ul><li>One syllable ending in a  short vowel  +  single consonant double  th...
PAST SIMPLE OF  IRREGULAR  VERBS go  went have had write wrote read read catch caught fall fell hear heard see saw say sai...
 
EXERCISE <ul><li>go -  </li></ul><ul><li>visit -  </li></ul><ul><li>cook -  </li></ul><ul><li>catch -  </li></ul><ul><li>s...
BIOGRAPHY  SHAKIRA ISABEL MEBARAK RIPOLL  <ul><li>Singer, songwriter.  Was born  on February 2, 1977, in Barranquilla, Col...
CRISTIANO RONALDO DOS SANTOS AVEIRO <ul><li>He  was born  on 5 February 1985. He is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a...
AUTOBIOGRAPHY <ul><li>A  biography  is a detailed description or account of someone's life. More than a list of basic fact...
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Past simple of to be

  1. 1. PAST SIMPLE OR SIMPLE PAST
  2. 2. PAST SIMPLE OF TO BE: “TO BE =WAS / WERE” <ul><li>We use the past of the verb to be to talk about a concret state or situation in the past. </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: </li></ul><ul><li>I was at the classroom when he called </li></ul><ul><li>Sarah and Tom were in London last year </li></ul><ul><li>I was tired yesterday </li></ul><ul><li>She was born in 1995 </li></ul>
  3. 3. TO BE: WAS/WERE <ul><li>Affirmative </li></ul><ul><li>I was </li></ul><ul><li>You were </li></ul><ul><li>He was </li></ul><ul><li>She was </li></ul><ul><li>It was </li></ul><ul><li>We were </li></ul><ul><li>You were </li></ul><ul><li>They were </li></ul><ul><li>Negative: Contracted: </li></ul><ul><li>I was not i wasn´t </li></ul><ul><li>You were not you weren´t </li></ul><ul><li>He/she /it was not He,she it wasn´t </li></ul><ul><li>We were not we weren´t </li></ul><ul><li>You were not you weren´t </li></ul><ul><li>They were not they weren´t </li></ul>
  4. 4. INTERROGATIVE? <ul><li>Was i? </li></ul><ul><li>Were you? </li></ul><ul><li>Was he / she / it ? </li></ul><ul><li>Were we? </li></ul><ul><li>Were you? </li></ul><ul><li>Were they? </li></ul><ul><li>I was tired yesterday…. Where were you last night? </li></ul><ul><li>Where were you born?... I was born in 1995 </li></ul>
  5. 5. WE CAN USE TIME EXPRESSION <ul><li>Yesterday… </li></ul><ul><li>last night… </li></ul><ul><li>last week… </li></ul><ul><li>last month… </li></ul><ul><li>last year… </li></ul><ul><li>In 1970… </li></ul><ul><li>three years ago… </li></ul>
  6. 6. PAST SIMPLE OF REGULAR VERBS: WE ADD –ED <ul><li>Affirmative: -ed </li></ul><ul><li>I work ed yesterday </li></ul><ul><li>She work ed yesterday </li></ul><ul><li>They work ed yesterday </li></ul><ul><li>Negative: did not /didn´t </li></ul><ul><li>I didn´t work yesterday </li></ul><ul><li>He/ she/ it didn´t work yesterday </li></ul><ul><li>We/you/they didn´t work yesterday </li></ul>
  7. 7. INTERROGATIVE <ul><li>We add the auxiliar DID + subject + infinitive verb . Is the same for all the subject pronouns. </li></ul><ul><li>Example:GO </li></ul><ul><li>Did I go ? </li></ul><ul><li>Did You go ? </li></ul><ul><li>Did He/she/it go ? </li></ul><ul><li>Did We/you/they go ? </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: </li></ul><ul><li>Did he study in Cholula? </li></ul><ul><li>she didn´t enjoy the party </li></ul>
  8. 8. SPELLING RULES: PAST SIMPLE OF REGULAR VERBS <ul><li>One syllable ending in a short vowel + single consonant double the final consonant: </li></ul><ul><li>Stop – stop ped hug – hug ged </li></ul><ul><li>Verbd ending in e omit the e and add ed : </li></ul><ul><li>Chang e – cheng ed liv e – liv ed shav e - shav ed </li></ul><ul><li>Verb ending in a consonant + y change the y for to i and add ed . </li></ul><ul><li>Tr y – tr ied stud y - stud ied </li></ul><ul><li>Verb of two or more syllables + single consonnant double the final consonant. </li></ul><ul><li>Ref er – refer red pref er – prefer red sum it - sumit ted </li></ul>
  9. 9. PAST SIMPLE OF IRREGULAR VERBS go went have had write wrote read read catch caught fall fell hear heard see saw say said give gave know knew
  10. 11. EXERCISE <ul><li>go - </li></ul><ul><li>visit - </li></ul><ul><li>cook - </li></ul><ul><li>catch - </li></ul><ul><li>see – </li></ul><ul><li>Play- </li></ul><ul><li>Read – </li></ul><ul><li>Give - </li></ul><ul><li>invite - </li></ul><ul><li>discover - </li></ul><ul><li>look - </li></ul><ul><li>know - </li></ul><ul><li>Have- </li></ul><ul><li>To be- </li></ul><ul><li>Say – </li></ul><ul><li>Fall - </li></ul>
  11. 12. BIOGRAPHY SHAKIRA ISABEL MEBARAK RIPOLL <ul><li>Singer, songwriter. Was born on February 2, 1977, in Barranquilla, Colombia. She wrote her first song at the age of 8 and signed her first record at 13. Shakira became a music superstar in the Spanish-language markets. </li></ul><ul><li>She moved to Miami with her family and taught herself to write songs in English. Her first English-language album, “Laundry Service” provided Shakira with the success in the United States, selling more than 200,000 copies in the first week. </li></ul><ul><li>She won a Grammy for Best Latin Pop Album. Shakira created the “Pies Descalzos Foundation” to help children in her native Colombia. She is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, and was awarded a UN International Labor Organization medal in 2010 for her philanthrophic efforts. </li></ul>
  12. 13. CRISTIANO RONALDO DOS SANTOS AVEIRO <ul><li>He was born on 5 February 1985. He is a Portuguese footballer who plays as a striker for Real Madrid ,and is the captain of the Portuguese national team. </li></ul><ul><li>Ronaldo became the most expensive player in football history, in a transfer deal worth £80 million (US$132m). He began his career as a youth player for Andorinha, where he played for two years, then moved to Nacional. In 1997, he made a move to Portuguese giants Sporting Clube de Portugal. His talent caught the attention of Manchester United. Ronaldo won his first the FA Cup and played at Euro 2004 with Portugal. </li></ul><ul><li>On 15 May 2011, Ronaldo became the highest goal scorer in a season in the history of Real Madrid with 51 goals. </li></ul>
  13. 14. AUTOBIOGRAPHY <ul><li>A biography is a detailed description or account of someone's life. More than a list of basic facts (born, education, work, relationships, live and death), biography also portrays the subject's experience of those events. Unlike a profile or curriculum vitae (résumé), a biography presents the subject's life story, including intimate details of experience and personality. </li></ul><ul><li>An autobiography is written by the subject himself. </li></ul>

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