1. Present to Past
2. Regular or Irregular Verb?
3. Regular Verbs: Present to Past
Irregular Present to Past
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100

play

played
100

use

You can add -d to the end of the word to make it past tense, therefore it is a REGULAR VERB.

use => used

present => past

100

present => past 

play => __________

bark => __________

work => __________

help => __________

Add ed- to conjugate (cambiar)  these regular verbs from present to past tense.

present => past 

play => played

bark => barked

work => worked

help => helped

100
present  => past

present  => past

100

What does S.W.B.S.T stand for?

Somebody, Wanted, But, So, Then

200
dine
dined
200

listen

You can add -ed to the end of the word to make it past tense, therefore it is a REGULAR VERB.

listen => listened

present=> past tense


200

present progressive => past tense

jumping=> _________

barking=> __________

Add ed- to conjugate (cambiar)  these regular verbs from present progressive to past tense.

jumping=> jumped

barking=> barked

200

Irregular ( No -ed or -d)

present  => past

eat => __________

ride => __________

Irregular ( No -ed or -d)

present  => past

eat => ate

ride => rode

200

Who is the main character (or the character facing the big problem in the story?)

a) Somebody  

b) Wanted (or wants)

c)  But 

d)  So  

e) Then

Who is the main character (or the character facing the big problem in the story?)

a) Somebody  


300

tell

told
300

feel

You cannot add -ed to the end of the word to make it past tense, therefore it is an IRREGULAR VERB.

feel => felt 

present tense => past tense


300

present  => past tense

save=> _________

taste => __________

hate=> _________

love => __________

present  => past tense

save=> saved

taste => tested

hate=> hated

love => loved

300

Irregular ( No -ed or -d)

present  => past

tell => __________

hear => _________

Irregular ( No -ed or -d)

present  => past

tell => told

hear => heard

300

What does the character want?

a) Somebody  

b) Wanted (or wants)

c)  But 

d)  So  

e) Then

What does the character want?


b) Wanted ( or wants) 


(Example: Then girl wants a selfie with her cat.)

400

leave

left

400

drive

You cannot add -d or -ed to the end of the word to make it past tense, therefore it is an IRREGULAR VERB.

drive => drove

present tense => past tense

400

Present progressive => past tense

establishing => _______________

involving => _______________

Present progressive => past tense

establishing => established

involving => involved

(Subtract -ing and  add -ed)

400

Irregular ( No -ed or -d)

present  => past

see=> __________

feel=> __________


Irregular ( No -ed or -d)

present  => past

see=> saw

feel=> felt


400

What was the resolution? How does it end?


a) Somebody  

b) Wanted 

c)  But 

d)  So  

e) Then

What was the resolution? How does it end? 

e) Then

(Example: Then girl's cat accidentally posted her selfie and she got a lot of likes on social media.)

500

am

was/were

500

choose

You cannot add -d or -ed to the end of the word to make it past tense, therefore, this is an IRREGULAR VERB.

choose=> chose 

present tense => past tense

500

Present progressive => past tense

laughing =>_______________


Present => past tense

order => _________________

Present progressive => past tense

laughing => laughed


Present => past tense

order =>  ordered

500

Irregular ( No -ed or -d)

present  => past

do => __________

have => __________

read => __________

present  => past

do => did

have => had

read => read

500

How do they solve the problem?

a) Somebody  

b) Wanted (or wants)

c)  But 

d)  So  

e) Then

How do they solve the problem? 

d)  So  


(Example: So, as she reached towards the cat, she fell and the toes of the cat landed on the "send" button on her cellphone.)

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