check: Talking about memories with past simple
Regular past simple: Add -ed
I lived in Canada when I was young.
past simple: go - went see - saw
You'll have to memorize these or use your dictionary.
Write the correct form of the verb. (8 points)
I remember when
(be) a high school student. I
(play) drums in the school band. One day, after school, I was practicing
the drums when my homeroom teacher
(come) into the room. She said, "Your mother just
(call). She wants you to call her." I (5)
(be) really worried and (6)
(hurry) to the phone. My mother (7)
(answer) the phone right away. She
(say) "There's a letter to you from the university. Should I open
it?" I (9)
(tell) her to open it. Inside there was a letter that said I was accepted!
It was one of the happiest days of my life!
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the sentences. Use the words. There is one extra word. (7 points)
used to majored
in memories scar
1. When I was in
high school, I
play sports a lot.
2. When I was little,
I fell out of a tree. See this
on my arm?
3. I have good
of my school days.
4. I cried after
I had an
with my girlfriend.
5. Once I broke
an expensive vase in a department store. I was so
6. My father
business when he was in college.
7. I lived abroad
when I was a child. It was a great
8. I had a really
working last summer.