Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

English 7 1.2

English 7 1.2 Verb Tenses & Participles

participle a verb form that can function as either the main verb in a verb phrase or an adjective modifying a noun or pronoun in a sentence
perfect tense *the form of a verb that expresses completed action
progressive form expresses the idea that an action is in progress at a particular time
simple tense present tense, past tense, and future tense verb forms
verb tense the form of the verb that shows the time of the action
three simple tenses *present tense (I walk) *past tense (I walked) *future tense (I will walk)
easy way to identify a participle *Present participles end in –ing *Past participles end in –ed *irregular verbs are exception as in take .. past participle taken)
perfect tense = _____________/ ______________/ _____________ + past particple have / has / had
present progressive form *shows the reader that the action is happening at the exact time the reading occurs * tense of the verb is formed by using either am, is, or are with –ing * I [am working] on the project - the boy [is riding] his bike
past progressive form *describes a past action which was happening when another action occurred *uses was and were with the verb form ending in –ing * when and while are often used *Last night I [was watching] the game.
future progressive form *formed by using will be or shall be combined with the verb form ending in –ing *The students [will be presenting] their projects to the class next week
Using Consistent Verb Tenses * try to use the same verb tenses instead of switching from one tense to another * if you are writing about the present, you can use the present tense, the present perfect tense, and the present progressive tense (same for past or future events)
Created by: kara0601



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards