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past simple downloadable worksheets:
PAST SIMPLE TENSE
PAST SIMPLE OF REGULAR AND IRREGULAR VERBS
Level: elementary
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 8028

 
PAST SIMPLE TENSE
POSITIVE, NEGATIVE AND QUESTION FORM (REGULAR AND IRREGULAR VERBS)
Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Downloads: 4590

 
Simple Past Tense test
25 test questions about past simple tense. With these tests I find it easy to identify where Ss have problems because options are so similar and they give clue for the major mistake types.You can also see my other tests(not all of the are visulized yet)..Hope you also find it useful.If you have any questions or advices,they are all welcome..Thanks...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-14
Downloads: 4153

 
Past simple wordsearch
A worksheet to revise the past simple of regular and irregular verbs. Students have to find the past simple of the verbs in the grid, then complete the sentences with those verbs and match the sentences with the pictures.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-17
Downloads: 4098

 
Past simple
Very useful worksheet to practice past simple tense. Maybe it isn´t very attractive but it works really well
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 3369

 
Simple Past - gap filling
2 stories in which you insert a proper verb form in simple past, mind that there are affirmative sentences, negatives or questions!!!!
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 2881

 
WHAT DID THEY DO YESTERDAY?
Past Simple: label the pictures, form sentences.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-12
Downloads: 2357

 
THE PAST SIMPLE TENSE
Form and use of the past simple, including rules of spelling and pronunciation of the "-ed" suffix. There is an exercise in which students have to fill in the blanks with the past simple of one of the verbs in the list, again there are pictures to help them choose the right one. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a wonderful week and thank...
Level: elementary
Age: 12-14
Downloads: 2234

 
 
1.      His wife (be) not in. She (go) out a quarter of an hour before.
2.      He (reach) Piccadilly and suddenly (remember) that he (not call) on his aunt.
3.      His smile (be) something she never (see) before.
4.      Mr. Brown just (finish) reading the letter when the telephone on his desk (ring).
5.      But the village he (show) her (be) the best she ever (see).
6.      I (be) very careful not to hint or remind her in any way of what she (tell) me.
7.      Soames (hate) sunshine and he at once (get) up to draw the blind. Then he (take) his own cup of tea from his wife, and (say), more coldly than he (intend)
8.      Scarlet sometimes (wonder) where Archie (come) from and what his life (be) before he (come)to live in Nelly’s cellar but she (ask) no questions.
9.      Rodney (not work)for the company for very long before he (be)promoted.
10.  About twenty people already (arrive)when they (enter)the hall.

 

       

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