Simple Past – To be, Simple Past – Interrogative Yes/No Questions, Simple Past Negative

Simple Past – To be

– I was on a trip last week.
– Mary was in the park half an hour ago.
– We were in Bucegi last summer.
– They were at the party yesterday.

Were you in town yesterday?
Was Tom there, too?
Were our friends in the mountains, too?
Were they at Ann’s party?

– I was not at home.
– Tom was not here.
– You were not in the mountains.
– They were not in town last week.

Simple Past – Interrogative Yes/No Questions

Did+S+V…?

Did You watch TV last night?
Did Mary go home last week?
Did he see them last year?
Did the girl have fun yesterday?

Simple Past - To be, Simple Past - Interrogative Yes/No Questions, Simple Past Negative

Did it rain yesterday?
Did your father buy a newspaper a few hours ago?
Did you take part in a competition last year?

– Yes, I did.  No, I didn’t.
– Yes, she did.  No, she didn’t.
– Yes, they did.  No, they didn’t.

Simple Past Negative

S + did not/didn’t + V (infinitive) Time

– I did not enjoy the film yesterday.
– Mike didn’t score two goals.
– You did not go to the shop last week.
– John did not play in goal last Sunday.
– We didn’t win the macth last Friday.
– They didn’t do much work yesterday.


Simple Past – To be, Simple Past – Interrogative Yes/No Questions, Simple Past Negative publicat: 2018-01-31T09:27:12+00:00, actualizat: 2018-01-31T10:44:36+00:00 by Gimnaziu.info