The activities are to practice different cases when one uses the past continuous. For your convenience, each activity includes a model and some ready to use prompts and sentences. To unlock this.
ESL Past Continuous Activity - Reading, Writing and Listening - Pre-intermediate (A2) - 40 minutes In this challenging past continuous activity, students put a ghost story in order by saying and listening to sentences. Students then write the story down in a group dictation. The grammar focus is on the past continuous and past simple.
ESL activities for past simple and past continuous Yesterday's news A group writing activity where the students have to plan an article detailing a dramatic event. Start by telling your students that they will be working in groups to write a newspaper report on a past event.Try These 7 Speedy Activities for Teaching the Past Progressive The Luck of the Draw. Write several past times on small slips of paper and put them in a hat. Have students draw a time. People Watching. Have your students visit a public area for their homework, preferably an area with a lot of.This printable past perfect continuous worksheet helps students learn how to use the past perfect continuous to communicate cause and effect. Give each student a copy of the two-page worksheet. After reading through how the past perfect continuous tense is used to show cause and effect, the students complete sentences with the past perfect continuous form of the verb in brackets.
Quickly review the past continuous structure with the class. Go over differences in usage between the past simple and past continuous. Point out that the past continuous focuses on a specific moment in the past. Write various examples on the board of sentences combining the past simple and past continuous to illustrate the idea of an.Read More
In this ESL lesson pack children learn to form and identify the past continuous tense and the present continuous tense. The lesson pack contains a lesson plan, lesson presentation and accompanying worksheets to scaffold children's learning. The lesson pack also includes an additional consolidation activity, an application and an assessment activity to secure the children's learning.Read More
In Past-Continuous-3 we start with a review of the positive and negative forms, and move to a simple analysis of the different uses of the tense (actions in the past and interruptions).For interruptions, we introduce the use of conjunctions (when and while) to join the clauses containing the activities that were happening (past continuous) and the interruptions (past simple).Read More
Teaching Grammar: The Past Continuous The lesson focuses on grammar in context, with an emphasis on narrative frameworks and some skimming and speaking practice for your students. All of this is practised within the context of learning about one of football's biggest rivalries: Argentina v England.Read More
The past continuous (also called past progressive) is a verb tense which is used to show that an ongoing past action was happening at a specific moment of interruption, or that two ongoing actions were happening at the same time. Read on for detailed descriptions, examples, and past continuous exercises.Read More
Welcome to ESL Printables, the website where English Language teachers exchange resources: worksheets, lesson plans, activities, etc. Our collection is growing every day with the help of many teachers. If you want to download you have to send your own contributions. Homework Present Continuous worksheet.Read More
While I was doing my homework, the lights went out., Tom was running in the park when he fell and twisted his ankle., We were having dinner when George called us., While Kate was sleeping, someone broke into her house., I was writing an email when suddenly my computer crashed., What were you doing when I phoned you yesterday?, They weren't sleeping when we arrived yesterday., Tom was painting.Read More
The past continuous is considered a narrative tense and can be used to create or describe the atmosphere at a time in the past or for a story. For example: When she arrived home, everyone was shouting, the baby was crying, the dogs were barking, and outside it was raining heavily.Read More
Worksheets, Activities, Homework.. Past Continuous Tense Fill In The Blanks Exam-ESL Fun GamesTry out our Past Continuous Tense Fill In The Blanks Exam.Description:This is a one page fill in the blank exam. Each exam has a total of thirty-five sentences that have a missing word.How to Use It: Students will read sentences and fill in.Read More
TEFL Pre-intermediate Lessons, TEFL Exercises, TEFL Resources, TEFL activities, TEFL lesson plans and ideas for the classroom. Ideas for teaching business English and young learners, articles on theory and methodology and more. Lesson, TEFL Exercises, TEF.Read More