Categories
SS 3 English Language (1st, 2nd & 3rd Term) English Language (All Classes)

SQUENCE OF TENSES

TENSES There are twelve (12) tenses and each one has its own special use. ’Tense and ‘Time ‘mean different things – Tense is the change which takes place in the structure (i.e. farm) of the verb to donate time.   THE PRESENT SIMPLE TENSE This is used for something known to be true. Example. Dogs […]

Categories
JSS 1 English Language (1st, 2nd & 3rd Term) English Language (All Classes)

PAST TENSE

SIMPLE PAST TENSE Regular verbs form their past tense by adding ‘-ed’ to the simple form of the tense, while irregular verbs form their past tense in different ways. Example:  Dada worked in the farm yesterday.  (regular) The boys talked to me this morning. (regular) We ate last night. (irregular) She spoke kindly to me. […]

Categories
English Language (All Classes)

THE PERFECT TENSES

The perfect tenses are used to show that an action was completed or that a condition existed before a given time. The perfect tenses are formed using has, have, or had before the past participles i.e. Verb forms ending in -ed.   Examples: Present Perfect Tense: Ceasar has just finished his homework. Kalu and Njoroge […]

Acadlly

You cannot copy content of this page

error: Content is protected !!