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  1. 1. learning | 06 Jan 2013

    Simple present in narration

    Learning English verb forms

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » The JPL narration of an animation of the Curiosity mission to Mars is a great example of the use of the simple present in narration, one of the few times a single tense is used throughout.

  2. 2. learning | 24 Dec 2012

    “Charlie bit me,” the musical version

    Learning verb tenses

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Is simple past tense a problem? A musical (autotuned) version of the famous “Charlie bit me” YouTube video will have you using it correctly in no time.

  3. 3. news | 09 Jan 2015

    Tense wait for results after close Sri Lanka election

    By AFP

    » Sri Lankans faced a tense wait Friday for the result of a bitterly contested election that pitted South Asia's longest-serving leader against a former minister who has become a symbol of resentment over corruption.

  4. 4. learning | 25 Dec 2012

    Learning verb forms together: Simple present

    Project 1

    » Here is a great example of the use of the simple present using one of the cutest and most viewed youtube videos ever.

  5. 5. learning | 08 Jan 2013

    The simple past: a classroom activity

    Learning English verb forms

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Here's an easy but effective activity for practicing past forms of English verbs, both regular and irregular. I used a teddy bear, but many other objects will do just as well.

  6. 6. learning | 01 Jan 2013

    Clever parrot "teaches" the simple past

    Learning verb forms

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » A very clever parrot shows us what it can do, giving us a chance to practice past forms of both regular and irregular verbs.

  7. 7. learning | 04 Oct 2010

    Learning verb forms together: Simple past

    Project 1

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Even if it happened only an instant ago, it's still past

  8. 8. learning | 19 Jan 2013

    Past progressive: Opening up the past

    Learning English verb forms

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Here are three short, fun videos that illustrate how the past progressive helps us describe past events in more detail.

  9. 9. learning | 14 Jan 2013

    Past tense quickie

    Learning English verb forms

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Here is a short video clip of a Thai-language advertisement that can help English learners decide on which form of the verb “forget” they should use in this situation.

  10. 10. learning | 02 Jan 2013

    Mixing the present with the past

    Learning verb forms

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Harry loves Sally and Sally loves Harry, but it wasn’t easy for the two movie characters to get together. A single tense won’t tell the story well. Watch and listen to the ending of the classic movie.

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