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868 FREE Past Simple Worksheets

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Zodiacal Astrology

Zodiacal Astrology

This is a brief introduction to zodiacal astrology, with its history mainly. I also put in the sky map for the 12 constellations ; students can link the dots to recreate them and try to figure out ...
5 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Movie Worksheet: Trailer (Past Continuous versus Past Simple)

Movie Worksheet: Trailer (Past Continuous versus Past Simple)

These worksheets (A & B - version) introduce the formation and use of  past continuous. Past continuous is often used together with past simple (which can be confusing to students), so th ...
6 Elementary
Was-Were Flashcards

Was-Were Flashcards

Past Simple,
A complete set of flashcards for the verb "to be" in past simple. There are two parts in this set. 1 is the English form and the 2 one is the Greek translation. The set can be used for beginn ...
12 Complete Beginner Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Most Common Verb Tenses Chart

Most Common Verb Tenses Chart

This table provides explanations on the usage of the most common verb tenses in English. It also includes examples and the time expressions for each tense. You will find present simple, present co ...
10 Elementary Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Gone, Gone, Gone

Gone, Gone, Gone

Past Simple,
Fill in the blanks worksheet with present and past simple exercises. Tasks: 1) Circle the correct verb tense in the information about the song. 2) Rewrite the sentences in the tense required. ...
4 Intermediate
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Song Worksheet: The Man Who Sold the World by Nirvana(Past Simple for Teens)

Song Worksheet: The Man Who Sold the World by Nirvana(Past Simple for Teens)

This is a worksheet for teens to practise past simple tense with a song. Elementary students will practise spelling of regular and irregular verbs by looking for action verbs in a word search puzz ...
10 Elementary
Present-Past Verb Dominoes

Present-Past Verb Dominoes

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Warmer, revision or cool down to revise the present simple with past simple forms of some verbs. Best used as a group activity. Can be modified to make larger - and the cell size can also be made ...
6 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Pelmanism Verbs Simple and Past

Pelmanism Verbs Simple and Past

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Pelmanism for reinforcing the present and past forms of some common verb forms. Useful warmer, or cool down. I have used it as a 'test' to see how well the students at elementary level have learnt ...
4 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Movie Worksheet: Pirates of Silicon Valley

Movie Worksheet: Pirates of Silicon Valley

This film is based on the early business life of Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. I watched this movie in class with special focus on I.T. In this activity they have different sentences about Jobs and G ...
4 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Uncle John's Halloween Story

Uncle John's Halloween Story

Past Simple,
This is a short Halloween story for revising the past simple tense at elementary level. Students are asked to fill in the blanks with the correct form of the verbs in brackets. The answe ...
14 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Movie Worksheet: Vincent

Movie Worksheet: Vincent

Have you ever seen any Tim Burton films, such as Edward Scissorhands, Sleepy Hollow or Alice in Wonderland? Vincent is the first creation of the praised film-director. It is the story of a 7 year ...
2 Pre-Intermediate
Sentence Transformation

Sentence Transformation

This worksheet is for students who want to practice and revise tenses. It contains exercises related to past and present tenses and will help students enhance their knowledge of  the simple, ...
10 Elementary
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Revising Past Simple Elementary Worksheet

Revising Past Simple Elementary Worksheet

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This is a worksheet for revising the past simple tense at elementary level. There are 4 different exercises in which students are asked to write  past simple of the verbs given, change the se ...
14 Elementary
Song Worksheet:Summer Nights (from Grease)

Song Worksheet:Summer Nights (from Grease)

This worksheet was designed to practice simple past and to have fun. There are pre-teaching exercises, such as vocabulary revision and introducing new vocabulary and revision of past forms. There ...
5 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Battleships Questions Game (Do/Make/Take/Get Expressions)

Battleships Questions Game (Do/Make/Take/Get Expressions)

This game works exactly the same as the other Battleships Questions Game - except that instead of practising 'Do you have/Have you got' question and answers, the students are practising present an ...
8 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Murder Mystery

Murder Mystery

It's a simplified version of "Cluedo" board game to practise past simple and past continuous. The teacher sets the scene of the murder case and divides the students in groups. One group takes the ...
25 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Past Forms Short Test

Past Forms Short Test

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It's a short test for intermediate students checking some past forms of some irregular verbs. It's made for those who have no time to prepare it. Students can write their name at the top of the pa ...
3 Intermediate
Past holidays (Simple Past)

Past holidays (Simple Past)

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Powerpoint to practice past simple. Students must find the questions and answers about past holidays. Oral activity with  pronunciation, the Ipa font will be useful to have the Engl ...
6 Pre-Intermediate
The Yeti!

The Yeti!

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It is a very fun reading. You can do it in class as a warm up for other endagered animals or folk tales.It is very useful also to evaluate reading comprehension. I used it with my third graders as ...
20 All levels
Song Worksheet: Wrecking Ball by Miley Cyrus

Song Worksheet: Wrecking Ball by Miley Cyrus

This song is great for teenagers and it is meant to practice the simple past tense by different activities such as filling in the blank, putting sentences in the right order and writing the past t ...
7 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Past Simple of the Verb to Be (Communication Activity)

Past Simple of the Verb to Be (Communication Activity)

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It's a communicative activity about the simple past of the verb to be. Students will ask each other about the famous character they have. Once they're done, they'll change sides and do the same t ...
5 Elementary
Song Worksheet: I Remember You by Skid Row

Song Worksheet: I Remember You by Skid Row

This is a nice Skid Row song. You can practice the past tense and listening with the students. This song contains some verbs in the past tense, and it's pretty good to pratice how the verbs c ...
4 Pre-Intermediate
Find Someone Who (Was/Were)

Find Someone Who (Was/Were)

Past Simple,
Student's role in this activity is to find someone who filled the information in the spots, by practicing the past forms of be. It can also be used as a warmer or a filler. I like it best to be do ...
16 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Find Someone Who (Past Regular and Irregular)

Find Someone Who (Past Regular and Irregular)

Past Simple,
Student's role in this activity is to find someone who filled the information in the spots, by practicing the regular and irregular forms of the verbs in simple past. It is useful to wrap up the s ...
17 Elementary Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Irregular Verbs-Mnemonic Rhyming Groups

Irregular Verbs-Mnemonic Rhyming Groups

Past Simple,
Irregular verbs: a reference list (colored edited version ). Learning can be fun with mnemonics. When we were kids, rhyming songs and phrases were some of the gimmicks used to make us rememb ...
17 All levels

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