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Simple Past

Grammar Practice Worksheets

Beg – Low Int

Teens & Adults

This lesson covers the past tense of the Be verb, regular verbs, and irregular verbs. Through various individual and group activities, students will practice using the affirmative, negative, and question forms of simple past verbs.

  • simple past
  • regular verbs
  • irregular verbs
  • be verb
  • time markers
  • spelling rules
PDF Content
  • grammar notes
  • grammar exercises
  • pair work
  • verb charts
  • irregular verb exercises
  • writing exercises
  • find someone who
  • quiz
Task Content
  • Video Intro(Reference)
  • Grammar Notes(Reference)
  • Positive Sentences with Be(Multiple-Choice)
  • Negative Sentences with Be(Multiple-Choice)
  • Regular Verb Practice(Type in the Blanks)
  • Past to Present Practice(Type in the Blanks)
  • Irregular Verb List(Reference)
  • Irregular Verb Practice(Type in the Blanks)
  • Complete the Sentences(Type in the Blanks)
  • Time Markers(Multiple-Choice)
  • Questions & Answers(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Opposites(Matching)
  • Verb Scramble(Type in the Blanks)
  • Speaking Practice(Speaking Task)
  • Quiz(Multiple-Choice)