Past Simple Tense

I sang

The Past Simple tense is sometimes called the "preterite tense". We can use several tenses and forms to talk about the past, but the Past Simple tense is the one we use most often.

In this lesson we look at the structure and use of the Past Simple tense, followed by a quiz to check your understanding:

Structure: how do we make the Past Simple?

Use: how do we use the Past Simple?

Past Simple quiz