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Past Simple Affirmative

 
THE BEATLES:  YESTERDAY
 
 
1. Listen to this song and complete the lyrics with the past simple of the verbs in the box.
 
                 
                                     use       come      seem        be       have      say       
 
 
Yesterday,
All my troubles so far away,
Now it looks as though they're here to stay,
Oh, I believe in yesterday.

Suddenly,
I'm not half the man I to be,
There's a shadow hanging over me,
Oh, yesterday suddenly.

Why she
to go I don't know, she wouldn't say.
I ,
Something wrong, now I long for yesterday.

Yesterday,
Love such an easy game to play,
Now I need a place to hide away,
Oh, I believe in yesterday.

Why she
to go I don't know, she wouldn't say.
I   ,
Something wrong, now I long for yesterday.

Yesterday,
Love    such an easy game to play,
Now I need a place to hide away,
Oh, I believe in yesterday.

Mm-mm-mm-mm-mm-mm-mm.

 
2. Write the past simple form of the following verbs.
 
         go -              play -              win -            feed -               see -
 
         study-      leave -              live -          eat-                  bring -
 
         feel -           dance -          die -             read -             know -
 
         buy -          drive -            love -          write -           shine -
 
         give -            hate -             do -               catch -          become -
 
 
      

 

       

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