Grade 3 Grammar Lesson 9 Verbs – the simple past tense

When do we use the past tense of a verb?
What is the structure of simple past tense?
Can we change all verbs into their past form by adding ‘-d’ or ‘-ed’?

Grade 3 Grammar Lesson 9 Verbs - the simple past tense (1)

We use the past tense of the verb to talk about actions that took place before now.

You do not add –d or –ed to some verbs. They have a different past form of their own.

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