English Grammar – Past Simple – Structure — TEFL Course
This video explores the structure and usage of the past simple tense. The different structures of this tense are:
Positive: Add –ed or –d to the base form of the verb
She worked last night.
Negative: Add did not or didn’t before the base form of the verb
He didn’t teach yesterday.
Question: Add did plus the subject before the base form of the verb
Did she drive yesterday?
The past simple tense is used to talk about completed actions in the past. For example:
I watched television last night.
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