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Simple Past Tense

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Simple Past Tense
Regular and Irregular Verbs
 
I. MATCHING: What do they do?  Match the pictures and sentences by writing the right number before the sentences.
 
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She ate a sandwich yesterday.
He studied for his exam last week.
She swam in a competition last summer.
He went shopping last weekend.
He played soccer for the school soccer team last week.
She watched the weather broadcast on TV last weekend.
 II.  Check () the correct Simple Past Tense of the verbs.
  

Base form

Simple Past

stay

staied

stayed

stayyed

watch

watcheed

watched

watcheed

stop

stopied

stoped

stopped

try

 tried

tryed

tryied

spend

spended

spent

spented

have

haved

has

had

go

went

wented

goed

take

taked

took

tooked

 
III.  Write the correct SIMPLE PAST TENSE verb in the blanks.
1.         His mother shopping. (go)
2.         He a Spelling Bee contest. (have)
3.         He soccer on Saturday morning. (play)
4.         He TV on Sunday morning. (watch)
5.    He in a competition. (swim)
6.    He social work. (do)