How are you doing? I feel miserable, I must admit.
Yesterday I (do) my homework, (tidy) my bedroom and decided to go out.
|The weather (be) perfect and so I (go) to the park. |
|And do you know who I (see) there? Jason, my boyfriend. |
|I (want) to say hello to him, but then I (stop). |
|Why? Because I (can) see a girl coming to him. Guess what (happen). |
|They (meet) in the middle of the road and he (kiss) her. My Jason! |
|Jason and I (be) in the park three times and he never (try) to kiss me! |
|I didn't know what to do. I just (run) away. |
|When I (come) back home, I (cry). Just a little bit, you know. |
|Then I (say) to myself: Forget about Jason. There are plenty more fish in the sea! |
|What do you think of him? he worth it? (be) Please, write back soon.|
Correct the information. Use negative and positive forms of the past simple.
Columbus discovered America in 1592.
Columbus didn't discover America in 1592. He landed on an island in the Caribbean in 1492.
Princess Victoria became Qeen of the United Kingdom in 1901.
Victoria queen in 1901. She (rule) Britain from 1837 to 1901.
|"Shakespeare was the author of the tragedy called 'As You Like It'.|
'As You like It' a tragedy. Shakespeare (write) it as a comedy."
|"Julius Caesar died in a war in 44 BC.|
Caesar in a war. The Roman senators (kill) him in the Senate."
|"Sandro Botticelli created the portrait known as Mona Lisa.|
Botticelli Mona Lisa. Leonardo da Vinci (paint) it."
|"Shah Jahan, the Mughal emperor in India, built Taj Mahal for his oldest daughter.|
Shah Jahan Taj Mahal for his daughter. It (be) the tomb of his third wife."
|Admiral Lord Nelson fought against the French and Spanish at the Battle of Hastings. He against the French and Spanish at the Battle of Hastings. The battle (take) place near Cape Trafalgar. |
Complete the story with negative forms of the past simple.
I (not have) a good day yesterday.
|I (cannot) stay in bed late, because it was Monday and I had to go to school. |
|Unfortunately, I (not get) up on time and I (not catch) the bus.|
|I wanted to take a taxi, but I (not be) lucky.|
|There (not be) any taxis in our street. |
|I (not want) to ask my dad to take me by car, because I thought it (not be) a very good idea.|
|I went to school on foot and as I (not be) used to long walks, I was pretty tired. |
|I (not listen) to our English teacher and when we wrote a revision test|
I (not pass) it.
|Believe me, my parents (not be) very happy about it.|
Choose the correct forms of past simple questions.
Yes, they did. They always do.
Nobody. I went there alone.
all day yesterday?
Of course, I did. I was so tired!
I don't know. They were awful.
Because they had an argument.
The phone? I did not hear it. |
at the hospital on Sunday?
Not on Sunday. They went there on Saturday. |
a shower this morning?
Sorry? I have a shower every morning. |
Make past simple questions.
you | clean | room | the
Did you clean the room?
Bill | arrive | on time
|not | know | you | it|
|at | be | Marion | the | party|
|train | late | which | come|
|you | why | leave|
|they | in | be | office | their|
|think | what | he | it | of|
|trip | the | like | the Gregsons|
|you | how | do | that|
|they | not | it | about | tell | you|
|there | how | Joe | get|
|it | do | who|