The Past Tenses - Past Simple - Usages


This video is part of our series on the past tenses in English. We start off the series with the past simple tense. In this video, we focus on the usages of the past simple tense, which mostly include completed actions at a definite time in the past.

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This lesson focused on the importance of teaching vocabulary, sentence structure, and sentence function. Knowing what vocabulary will be most influential to teach based on it's common usage and teach-ability in order to best provide a lesson plan. It was also a good review for how to use ESA in a lesson plan when teaching different aspects of the English languageOn this unit i have learnt that conditions are sentences containing if or similar expressions such as when. There are 5 conditions which helps on teaching english which are Zero,first condition, second conditions students take it in turns to continue a condition.Lastly split sentences is where we take any sentence and cut them in half and mix them back together.