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verb tenses downloadable worksheets:
MULTIPLE CHOICE - FOUR TENSES 1
AN EASY WORKSHEET WHERE STUDENTS HAVE TO CIRCLE THE CORRECT ANSWER / THE FOLLOWING TENSES ARE PRACTISED: PRESENT SIMPLE - PRESENT CONTINUOUS - PAST SIMPLE - PRESENT PERFECT
Level: elementary
Age: 10-14
Downloads: 3246

 
ALL ENGLISH TENSES (ACTIVE VOICE) - COMPLETE GRAMMAR-GUIDE IN A CHART FORMAT WITH FORM, USE, EXAMPLES AND TIME PHRASES (4 pages) FOR ALL LEVELS
There are a lot of different tense tables and this is one more variant which can be very handy for both teachers and students. 4 pages. Each page - definite group of tenses: 1-indefinite tenses, 2-continuous tenses, 3- perfect tenses and 4- perfect continuous tenses. Includes form, use and examples. I have spent much time preparing it so I hope it ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 3106

 
THE PAST PERFECT TENSE
Form and use of the Past Perfect tense with an exercise in which students have to complete the sentences with one of the verbs in the list in the past perfect. Again the pictures will help them choose the right verb. I hope you like it and find it useful. HAVE A NICE WEEKEND!
Level: elementary
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 2581

 
TEST YOUR GRAMMAR. ALL THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE TENSES.
20 situations with the gaps to be filled with the correct tense form of the verbs in orded to test your students´ knowledge of the rules and verb tenses in general. Hope you´ll find that useful. Life_line.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 2121

 
A SCARY NIGHT - MIXED TENSES
Students complete the story using the verbs in brackets in a suitable tense. Then they correct the mistakes in some sentences. B&W version included on the second page and the key to the exercises is on the third page. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a wonderful week!
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 1793

 
Tenses Board Game
Your students will practise tenses while playing! You will need a die and tokens.They have to form correct sentences using the words given and taking into account the time expresion. I let my students move on only if they form the sentence correctly, but you may adjust the rules as you wish. This game is made on WORD, so you can make changes accor...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 1763

 
Simple Present or Present Continuous
It is a good revision ws and also it is good for Ss to differenciate the 2 tenses.Explanation part is also available reminding time expressions.Have a nice Monday:)))
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 1683

 
FOUR TENSES REVIEW -PRESENT SIMPLE- PRESENT CONTINUOUS-PAST SIMPLE AND PAST CONTINUOUS (B&W VERSION+ KEY INCLUDED)
After a brief explanation on the use of these four tenses, students complete the sentences with the verbs in brackets in the right form. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a wonderful Sunday. Hugs!
Level: elementary
Age: 12-14
Downloads: 1650

 
 
 
USE OF ENGLISH
 
Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence,
 using the word given.
 
 
1 During her medical studies she met her future husband.(studying)

 While   she met her future husband.

 
2 It was snowing all night. (stop)

It all night

 
3 They had breakfast and talked about the film at the same time. (were)

While they    they talked about the film

 
4 On his arrival to the party  everyone was dancing. (got)

When everyone was dancing.

 
5 He had more freedom when his father was away from home. (travelling)

While he had more freedom.

 
6 Films on TV are better now than when I was a child. (improved)

Films on TV I was a child

 
7 It’s ten years since I went to England. (for)

I haven’t  ten years.

 
8 Tom started learning French last year. (been)

Tom  since last year.

 
9 Mary moved here three months ago.(living)

Mary  three months.

 
10 First the thief went into the house and then he stole the PC. (entered)

After  the house  the thief stole the PC.

 
11 James had a shower and then he had breakfast (had)

After  James had breakfast.

 
12 He was very tired after driving all day (been)

He  all day so he was very tired.

 
13 They don’t let their children stay up late. (allowed)

Their children  stay up late.

 
14 The dog was run over by a lorry. (killed)

The dog by a lorry.

 
15 The price of the room includes dinner.(is)

Dinner the price of the room.

 
16 The inspector is examining the case.(being)

The case the inspector.

 
17 The Smiths were building a swimming pool. (built)

A swimming pool  by the Smiths.

 
18 I regret having to leave the party so early(apologize)

  to leave the party so early.

 
19 “I did not take the money” said the boy (hadn’t)
The boy said 
  the money.
 
20 “Who drank my wine?” she asked. (had)

She wanted to her wine.

 

 

       

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