Past Simple

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Online Exercises:


  • Exercise 1: Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers.




  • Exercise 5: Put in order. Click on the words to build sentences.


  • Exercise 7 : Irregular verbs : Listen and find the infinitive 1

  • Exercise 8: Irregular verbs : Listen and find the infinitive 2

  • Exercise 9 : Irregular verbs : Listen and find the infinitive 3

  • Exercise 10 : Irregular verbs : Listen and find the infinitive 4




  • Exercise 14: Negative and questions (Lesson and exercises).

  • Exercise 15: Write the negative contractions in the simple past tense of the words in parentheses to complete each sentence.

  • Exercise 16: Yes/No questions. Write questions in the past tense using the prompts.

  • Exercise 17: Information questions. Write questions in the simple past using the prompts.

  • Exercise 18: Enter the past tense form of the verb into the box provided.

  • Execise 19: Enter the past tense form of the verb into the box provided.


  • Exercise 21: Questions about last night. Read the information and practice it with your partner. (Pair Work)

  • Exercise 22: Shakira's life. Fill the gaps with the Past Simple of the verb that you find in the clue ¿?. (If you look at the clue, the maximum score you can get is 50%.)

  • Exercise 23: Enjoy this funny basketball game about simple past.

  • Exercise 24: Yesterday. Complete the gaps according to the pictures, then press "Check" to check your answers.

  • Exercise 25: Walt Disney. Read the text about Walt Disney and then answer the questions. Type yor answer, then press "Check".

  • Exercise 26: Biographies. Choose the correct time expressions to complete Jane's biography.



  • Exercise 29: Interactive game. Working with the past tense.

  • Exercise 30: English Irregular Verbs Game with score points by answering questions correctly.

  • Exercise 31: Exercise 31: Get the frog across the pond by choosing the right lily for him to jump on to. If you click on the lily with the correct past tense form of the verb, the frog will jump there. If you click on the wrong lily, the lily will sink, and the snake will eat the frog. Good luck. Save the frogs!


  • Exercise 33: Drag and drop the right word. Complete the sentences.

  • Exercise 34: Simple Past with Irregular Verbs 1. Type the correct form of the verb in each blank.

  • Exercise 35: Test your knowledge of past simple irregular verbs Fill in the blanks. Do not use contractions!

  • Exercise 36: Make the following statements true by inserting the affirmative or negative past tense form of the verb in parentheses.


  • Exercise 38: Bob went to a party last Saturday. On Monday morning he met Linda and she had a lot of questions to ask him about the party. Compose the questions for the highlighted answers.

  • Exercise 39: A Disastrous Day. Flash quiz on irregular forms.


  • Exercise 41: The Hockey Game. Flash quiz on irregular forms (+ vocabulary).

  • Exercise 42: A Littel Accident. Flash quiz on irregular forms.

  • Exercise 43: Hit by a Hurricane. Affirmative and negative forms.

  • Exercise 44: Who were they? Java Games: Matching, concentration, word search, and flashcards.

  • Exercise 45: A link to many activities on the simple past.

  • Exercise 46: Positive statements. Choose the verb from the list that best fits in the sentence.

  • Exercise 47: Negative statements. Choose the verb from the list that best fits in the sentence.

  • Exercise 48: Questions. Choose the verb from the list that best fits in the sentence.

  • Exercise 49: Read the text "Julius the Dragon" and answer the questions.



  • Exercise 52: Tim's Bank Holiday. Reading Comprehension.



  • Exercise 55: Fill in the gaps exercise on the past simple.


  • Exercise 57: Three excercises using the Past Simple. 1) Wordsearch exercise; 2) complete the sentences; 3) a matching exercise.


  • Exercise 59: Meals at the Twits. Read the text and complete with the right verb in the simple past.

  • Exercise 60: Fill in the gaps with the correct affirmative and past simple form of the verbs in brackets.

  • Exercise 61: Family Secrets. Reading Comprehension activities.

  • Exercise 62: Regular and irregular verbs in positive/negative sentences and questions.Word search, dialogues.

  • Exercise 63: Mr Johson's Day. Read and choose the correct verb.

  • Exercise 64: Raymond Chandler, 50 years without him. Read the text and fill in the gaps with the right form of the simple past verbs.

  • Exercise 65: Online activity to revise the irregular verbs.






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Listening:


  • Past Events - Sentences with the past simple to describe things that happened in the past.





  • Last weekend: Listen and complete with a verb in the simple past.



  • Story Scramble: Read the story, use the mouse to put pictures in the right order and finally listen to check if you are right.



  • Watch the video (s) and answer the questions below. Read the Transcript and check your listening comprehension. Repeat the difficult words or sentences out loud. Check the Notes for information about culture, grammar, slang, or pronunciation.







  • Song: These were the days of our lives - Queen. Different activities.

  • Song: Because you loved me - Celine Dion. Watch the video and complete the lyrics. (Video with the lyrics).

  • Twilight - Biology Class: This is a slow conversation between Bella and Edward. Fill in the gap and comprehension exercises.