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959 FREE Past Simple Worksheets

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Song Worksheet: Hippopotamus Song

Song Worksheet: Hippopotamus Song

Based on a classic song, this worksheet provides the lyrics and some images related to the vocabulary. I used it to introduce the past tense in my one to one lesson. Find the words that are shown ...
1 Elementary
Song Worksheet: I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor

Song Worksheet: I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor

In this worksheet, students have some exercises with the lyrics of the song "I will survive". First, they write the simple past of the verbs in brackets in the first verse. Afterwards, they numbe ...
3 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Mixed Tenses

Mixed Tenses

This worksheet contains 30 "fill-in gap" sentences to help students practice using different verb tenses. With this worksheet, students will be able to revise the affirmative, negative and interro ...
8 Elementary
Tense Drill - Support Card

Tense Drill - Support Card

This card helps students to form sentences in different tenses. I laminate this card and give every student such a card for their own use. I tell the students to use it when they edit their texts ...
7 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Tense Drill

Tense Drill

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This is a way to practice the form of (simple/S P O) sentences in different tenses and in the form of statement, negation and question (yes/no). Especially for students with dyslexia it can be a b ...
5 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Squirrel Goes Nuts

Squirrel Goes Nuts

A reading lesson around the article published online about an American teenager attacked by a squirrel as he was trying to make a selfie with the animal. Contains comprehension questions, grammar, ...
2 Pre-Intermediate
Song Worksheet: Always by Bon Jovi (Past Perfect vs Past Simple)

Song Worksheet: Always by Bon Jovi (Past Perfect vs Past Simple)

Use the song "Always" to teach the difference between past perfect and past simple. Moreover, it offers a chance to practice the writing skills inventing love stories. After some group works there ...
5 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Match Questions and Answers (Present Simple+ Past Simple)

Match Questions and Answers (Present Simple+ Past Simple)

•Past Simple,
It is a kind ofa warm-up activity for elementary students.Students have to match questions and answers. The final form should be a star.Students are supposed to know present simple and past simple ...
5 Elementary
Simple Past Tense (Inventions)

Simple Past Tense (Inventions)

• » » Past Simple
Easy practice of the simple past tense, the material includes short reading passage. Ask your students to read first about invention, and please do exercise using past form.
4 Elementary
Grammar Tenses Graphic Organizer

Grammar Tenses Graphic Organizer

Grammar tenses, as any other type of information, can be learned a lot more easily when the information has already been processed by someone else. I'm using this template to help my less successf ...
8 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Simple Past

Simple Past

• » » Past Simple
A Power point presentation with moving images and examples to explain how to form the simple past tenses (the negative, interrogative and affirmative forms) with both regular and irregular verbs. ...
2 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Simple Past Was-Were

Simple Past Was-Were

• » » Past Simple
This is the compilation from  other worksheets. I used it for the seventh grader junior high school in Indonesia. Some of the exercises you may found in other worksheets. The copyright belong ...
2 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Irregular Verbs

Irregular Verbs

• » » Past Simple
This worksheet is a list of common English irregular verbs, including their base form, past simple, past participle. The list is to help French students learn the most common irregular verbs in En ...
10 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Movie Worksheet: George and Rosemary. Past Simple Practice

Movie Worksheet: George and Rosemary. Past Simple Practice

This is a nice video task for elementary students to practise the past simple tense. It is based on a 9-minute love story. This short film was even nominated for an Oscar! In the first task ss hav ...
5 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde

The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde

I try to smuggle some literary texts into my classes to make my students familiar with some of the great English writers and their work. This one is a grammar worksheet which I brought my students ...
6 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Past Simple - Regular Verbs

Past Simple - Regular Verbs

• » » Past Simple
This is a worksheet for teaching or revising the past simple form of regular verbs at elementary level. There are 7 different activities in which students are asked to write verbs, complete senten ...
5 Elementary
Verb Tenses Revision

Verb Tenses Revision

This worksheet is about distinguishing present simple, present continuous, simple past, and going to. It provides students with examples to analyse and to complete with the correct form of the ver ...
5 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Irregular Verbs- Revision (Base Form, Past Simple, Past Participle)

Irregular Verbs- Revision (Base Form, Past Simple, Past Participle)

•Past Simple,
The aim of this worksheet is for the students to write and recognize past simple and the past participle of some irregular verbs. There are 4 exercises in which 35 irregular verbs are tested.This ...
4 Elementary
Irregular Past Tense Verbs

Irregular Past Tense Verbs

• » » Past Simple
These worksheets are a great way for students to learn all of the past tense verbs as well as when to use either the past form or the infinitive. Translations are provided in Portuguese but can be ...
3 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Song Worksheet: Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion

Song Worksheet: Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion

Students must put all the verbs given into their right past form. So they listen to the music and check their mistakes.Teacher could play it first, then give the sheet to be completed by students ...
3 Pre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Peter's Favourite Things

Peter's Favourite Things

The transition from present simple to past simple is made easier in a way that children can relate to. Using simple, everyday activities in a child-friendly format, this worksheet is suitable for ...
8 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Asking Questions

Asking Questions

Practice asking questions with your students. In this worksheet there is an information about four people. Working in pairs your students will practice asking and answering questions. Can be used ...
5 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Song Worksheet: Let Her Go by Passenger

Song Worksheet: Let Her Go by Passenger

This worksheet is a revision of tenses: present simple, present continuous, present perfect, past simple and future. There are 2 exercises: The first one is to put the verbs in the correct column ...
5 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Past Simple Questions with 'Did You…?'

Past Simple Questions with 'Did You…?'

This worksheet is for low level adult or teenage students to practise talking about past daily habits. Students mingle to find out who the sentences belong to using past simple questions with 'Did ...
7 Elementary
Was or Were? Worksheet

Was or Were? Worksheet

• » » Past Simple
This is a pretty simple for teaching or revising the past simple of the verb to be. Recommended for elementary students who are asked to complete the sentences with the past simple of the ver ...
10 Elementary

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