• Complete the sentence. Write the correct past form of the verb. Good Luck!
1 .    Mr. Fox   a lot of jokes when he was younger.( know)

2  .   My friends  me a nice present for my birthday. (give)
3. They  me a new bike.(buy)
4.   We always  English in the summer camp in Spain.(speak)
5. The man  us the truth.(tell)
6.   My brother  his homework in the afternoon. (do)
7. Then he  a glass of orange juice.(drink)
8.  my keys at home yesterday.(forget)
9.  My uncle  me a lovely postcard last week.(write)
10. Last Sunday my sister  off her bike in the yard.(fall)
11.    We  “Goodbye” and then we  our old friends.(say/leave)
12. My father  to the market by car today.(go)
13.  When she  home from work yesterday, she  very tired.(come/feel)
14.     My parents  to Los Angeles last month.(fly)
15.    I  two letters from my old teacher yesterday.  (get)
12      A week ago we  at a nice restaurant. (be)
13. I  about that great woman yesterday . (think)

  • Choose the correct answer.
1. He ________ to sing when he was 9 years old. (to begin)

2. My little brother ________ his new glasses when he fell off hus bike. (to break)

3. The pupils ________ at the football championship a week ago. (to be)

4. I  ________ my French homework at school yesterday. (to do)
   am doing

5. He ________ all the "Harry Potter" books last year. (to read)

6. My father________ at my college last Monday? (to be)

7. That boy________ the ball in the basket. (to throw)
  are throwing

8. The police ________ the thief quickly. (to catch)

9. He ______famous men and women from fistory in the "Madame Tussaud's Museum. (to see)

10. I ________ T-shirts from the museum shop to remind us of our visit yesterday. (to buy)
  am buying
11. We ________ photos of our favorite stars last week. (to take)

12. We  ________ to the beach in the morning yesterday. (to drive)

13. I  ________ a bike all the  day yestaerday. (to ride)

14. Who________ my car?(to steal)

15. My mother ________ a beautiful. (to sing)

16. I  ________ my aunt an e-mail yesterday.(to write)

17. The baby ________ in the living room peacefully. (to sleep)

18. The children________ in the lake in the afternoon.(swim)

  • Below is a list of things Dana wanted to do yesterday.
  • As she finished each one,she made a tick next to it.
           Look at the list.Fill in the things she did and didn't do.
         Things she did

1. Dana ate lunch.
2. Dana  milk and bread.
3.Dana  cheese sandwiches.
4.Dana  Mum at 18 o'clock.
5.Dana  Maya about English

 Things she didn't do

1. She didn't go to the swimming pool.

2. She  a letter to Maya.
3.She  a good book.
4.She  her new jeans.
5.She  her homework.
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Was/Were Questions

Type Was or Were in the boxes below. there last night?
2.the movie good? at school yesterday?
4.the doors closed? very windy?
6.the weather cold?
7.she angry with you?
8.Bill and Fred at the restaurant? thirsty after the walk?
10.the umbrella in the car?

The answers are:


Simple Past - Negative
Negate the first sentence in each task. Write the negation of the verbs in bold into the correct gaps. You can use long or short/contracted forms of the auxiliary.

Example: Tom wrote a letter. - Tom ______________ a letter.

Answer: Tom wrote a letter. - Tom did not write a letter. or Tom didn't write a letter.
1) He played handball. - He  handball.
2) Susan waited in the kitchen. - Susan  in the kitchen.
3) I made the beds. - I  the beds.
4) They cleaned the classroom. - They  the classroom.
5) She asked a lot of questions. - She  a lot of questions.
6) The friends got new computers. - The friends  new computers.
7) I was in Sofia last weekend. - I  in Sofia last weekend.
8) You built a house. - You  a house.
9) Christian bought a new guitar. - Christian  a new guitar.
10) We went shopping. - We  shopping.

Resposta :

1) He played handball. - He did not play handball.
2) Susan waited in the kitchen. - Susan did not wait in the kitchen.
3) I made the beds. - I did not make the beds.
4) They cleaned the classroom. - They did not clean the classroom.
5) She asked a lot of questions. - She did not ask a lot of questions.
6) The friends got new computers. - The friends did not get new computers.
7) I was in Sofia last weekend. - I was not in Sofia last weekend.
8) You built a house. - You did not build a house.
9) Christian bought a new guitar. - Christian did not buy a new guitar.
10) We went shopping. - We did not go shopping.


Exercise - irregular verbs in the past simple

 I (see)  George last week - he looked very well. 
Correct answer: saw
 Seven people (ring)  while you were out. 
Correct answer: rang
 I (leave)  my mobile phone at home this morning. I had to go back. 
Correct answer: left
 Dinner was great. We (have)  salmon and lobster. 
Correct answer: had
 I (tear)  my shirt when I fell off my bike. 
Correct answer: tore
 I'm think you misunderstood me. I (mean)  'bed' not 'bird'! 
Correct answer: meant
 I (hurt)  my leg playing football yesterday. I can't walk very well today. 
Correct answer: hurt
 Pedro (teach)  me to speak Spanish in a year. He was a great teacher. 
Correct answer: taught


Simple Past Regular  - Questions

Put the correct forms of the verbs into the gaps. Use the Simple Past in the statements.

Example: I ______ to the teacher. (to talk)

Answer: I talked to the teacher.
1) Jane  a film. (to watch)
2) He  a box. (to carry)
3) They  their father. (to help)
4) John and Amy  things. (to swap)
5) I  to Andrew. (to talk)
6) Susan  with Peter. (to dance)
7) The boys  basketball. (to try)
8) We  a trip. (to plan)
9) She  her hair. (to wash)
10) The car  at the traffic lights. (to stop)


1) Jane watched a film.
2) He carried a box.
3) They helped their father.
4) John and Amy swapped things.
5) I talked to Andrew.
6) Susan danced with Peter.
7) The boys tried basketball.
8) We planned a trip.
9) She washed her hair.
10) The car stopped at the traffic lights.


Ordinal Numbers

14ththe  .
40ththe  .
12ththe  .
25ththe  .
60ththe  .
11ththe  .
19ththe  .
70ththe  .
90ththe  .
3rdthe  .

Simple Past - Questions - Exercise 

Put in the correct verb forms and the nouns into the gaps. Use Simple Past.

Example: ____________ their friends? (they/to meet)

Answer: Did they meet their friends?
1)  after the cat? (the dog/to run)
2)  photos when you were on holiday? (you/to take)
3)  to music yesterday evening? (Steven/to listen)
4)  a cup of tea in the café? (the ladies/to have)
5)  text messages during the lesson? (Nancy/to send)
6)  pullovers last Friday? (Melissa and Ruth/to wear)
7)  hello to people in the street? (your brother/to say)
8)  the windows in your classroom? (the teacher/to open)
9)  chess two weeks ago? (the girls in your class/to play)
10)  breakfast last morning? (your mother/to make)


1) Did the dog run after the cat?
2) Did you take photos when you were on holiday?
3) Did Steven listen to music yesterday evening?
4) Did the ladies have a cup of tea in the café?
5) Did Nancy send text messages during the lesson?
6) Did Melissa and Ruth wear pullovers last Friday?
7) Did your brother say hello to people in the street?
8) Did the teacher open the windows in your classroom?
9) Did the girls in your class play chess two weeks ago?
10) Did your mother make breakfast last morning?


Execices Was and Were

Put in was or were into the gaps.
1) I  in Canberra last spring.
2) We  at school last Saturday.
3) Tina  at home yesterday.
4) He  happy.
5) Robert and Stan  Garry's friends.
6) You  very busy on Friday.
7) They  in front of the supermarket.
8) I  in the museum.
9) She  in South Africa last month.
10) Jessica and Kimberly  late for school.

Respostas :

1) I was in Canberra last spring.2) We were at school last Saturday.3) Tina was at home yesterday.4) He was happy.5) Robert and Stan were Garry's friends.6) You were very busy on Friday.7) They were in front of the supermarket.8) I was in the museum.9) She was in South Africa last month.10) Jessica and Kimberly were late for school.

Was usa --> I / HE / SHE / IT
Were usa--> YOU / WE / THEY

“Much”, “Many” e “A Lot of”
Os três indicam a mesma coisa: uma grande quantidade. No entanto, o uso de cada um irá depender justamente do tipo de substantivo.
- “Much” é usado nos casos de substantivos não-contáveis.
Ex: How much sugar do you need? = Quanto de açúcar você precisa?
- “Many” é usado nos casos de substantives contáveis.
Ex: How many students are there? = Quantos estudantes estão lá?
- “A lot of” é usado em ambos os casos.
Ex: I have a lot of thing to do. = Eu tenho um monte de coisas pra fazer.

Exercicios : 

 much, many, a lot of

Game: countables and uncountables

 many - much - a little - a few - a lot of

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