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Collection: Verbs & Adverbs Lesson 5: Tenses-II
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Past Tense Simple Past I played cricket. Past Continuous I was playing cricket. e I had played cricket. . I had been playing cricket. Past Perfect Past Perfect Continuous
Usage: Simple Past To indicate an action completed sometime in the past He played cricket for 17 years . He has played cricket for 17 years
Usage: Past Continuous To express an event occurring over a period of time in the past. I was sleeping at 9 am yesterday e
Usage: Past Perfect To narrate a sequence of events. .By the time I reached school, the assembly had already started.
Future Tense Simple Future I will play cricket. I will be playing cricket. I will have played cricket. Future Continuous Future Perfect I will have played cricket. Future Perfect Continuous I will have been playing cricket.
Usage: Simple Future To express an event that'l take place in futu To ex press an event that'll take place in future. future. India will play Australia tomorrow.