Pronunciation of the past simple

Pronunciation of regular past tense verbs can change. There are three ‘sounds’ that are used when saying past tense verbs, so to improve your pronunciation of the past simple, you need to become familiar with which past tense uses which sound. For example, ‘He worked’ sounds like ‘He workt‘ Take a look at the verbs … Read more

Past simple irregular verbs list

This page contains a past simple irregular verbs list. Irregular verbs, as the name suggests, don’t follow a pattern. You simply need to learn them. In this lesson you will find an irregular verbs list. We suggest you try to learn a few each day. But before we look at an irregular verbs list, we … Read more

The past simple at CEFR Level A1

The past simple at CEFR Level A1. In English grammar, the past simple is used to talk about things that finished in the past. Here are some example sentences including the past simple: I worked last Monday. They studied for an English test last week. She smiled when she saw him. Structure of the past … Read more

Past simple irregular verbs

Irregular verbs, as the name suggests, don’t follow a pattern. You simply need to learn them. In this lesson you will find an irregular verbs list. We suggest you try to learn a few each day. But before we look at an irregular verbs list, we need to think about how to form regular verbs. … Read more

Structure of the past simple

In English grammar, the past simple is used to talk about finished events or actions in the past. Here are some example sentences including regular past simple verbs: I worked last Monday. They studied for an English test last week. She smiled when she saw him. The past simple can also be used to talk … Read more