The Past Tenses - Past Simple - Structure


This video is part of our series on the past tenses in English. We start off the series with the past simple tense. This tense is used to express completed actions in the past. In this video, we focus on the structure of the past simple.

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In this unit we learnt about the various methodologies adopted to teach a language, the pros, cons and the differences in the methodologies. We also studied about the the role of the teacher, universally and specifically to teaching one to one and groups. The other thing we learnt was the four main skills that are related to the teaching of English as a language.In this unit i was studying evaluation and testing, the focus in this unit was on tests: the different types that are used, the importance of why we use them and when to use which ones, i also learned about the importance of both teacher and student evaluation to achieve the best learning environment and to get feedback from students on what did and did not work.