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					                               Grammar


                              Past Tense
    When you talk about something that happened before now, you change
     the verb to past tense.


Verb        Past Tense Verb             Verb      Past Tense Verb
watch       watched                     go        went
play        played                      eat       ate
help        helped                      see       saw
start       started                     have      had
finish      finished                    sit       sat




Examples:
We played basketball for two hours yesterday.
     (“Yesterday” is before now.)
Jane had a birthday party last month.
     (“Last month” is before now.)
My mother went to Japan three days ago.
     (“Three days ago” is before now.)

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