PAST SIMPLE FORM
- played went was/ were
there was a ... / there were some...
- didn't play didn't go wasn't weren't
there wasn’t a ... / there weren’t any ...
- Did she play / go...? was he...? were they?
was there a ...? / were there any...?
- Past events: •! finished • we know when they happened - The action which interrupts another happening in the past: I was having a shower when the phone rang
ADVERBS - in 2012 / July - on Monday / 4th June - last summer - three days ago - yesterday - when I was ….
FIVE Minute Writing: Write sentences about the picture. How did people live in the past? Try to use different types of verbs and adverbs. past simple
Past simple SPEAKING: Talk to your partner about the TV programmes you saw last time you watch TV What was on yesterday / last weekend? Did you watch TV yesterday or last weekend? What did you see? What happened in the programmes you saw?
USEFUL VOCABULARY I watched a sitcom, the news, etc / saw a film On this episode the protagonist... They talked about... Rafel Nadal appeared on the programme and said... I saw Javier Bardem on ... There was an interview to ... The best part was when ... Later... In the end / it finished when...