To identify a present tense verb, look at the verb in relation to other verbs in the phrase or sentence. In English, only the simple past and simple present tenses can be determined by looking at only the main verb. For ... More » Education

Worksheets usually have simple questions that present a verb and prompt the student to write the present continuous form of that word. They can also feature fill-in-the-blank style questions that present part of a senten... More » Education

E Learn English Language provides a chart explaining the mechanics of the simple present tense of the English language. Easy Space Learning has several different educational charts encompassing the 12 verb tenses of the ... More » Education
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To form the simple past tense with most verbs in English, add "-ed" to the end of the verb. For example, the past tense of the verb "play" is "played." Certain verbs are exceptions and change differently. More » Education

English verbs are usually conjugated into the present tense from the infinitive (a phrase that includes the word "to" followed by a verb) by doing nothing to the verb for the pronouns I, you, they, we, and you. Add an "s... More » Education Writing

In English grammar, the simple present tense refers to the type of tense that describes actions which happen on a regular basis. The sentence, "The boy studies in school," provides an example of the tense's use. More » Education

In grammar, present perfect tense is a combination of the present tense and the perfect aspect. To create the present perfect tense, combine a present-tense phrase with the past participle of the verb that can either be ... More » Education