Types of Past Tense
- Past Tenses Handout
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Simple Past, Past Continuous, Past Perfect, Past Perfect Continuous, Used to
- |Daily Writing Tips: 9 Forms of the Past Tense
- Video: English Past Tenses
Past Perfect vs. Past Continuous 623779
Past Perfect vs. Simple Past 910579
1. Simple Past
I went to university in Philadelphia.
2. Past Progressive (Past Continuous) + Simple Past
I was walking to the library when I saw her.
3 Past Habitual
I used to eat an entire large pizza by myself when I was a teenager.
4. Present Perfect
I have been married for 19 years.
5. Past Perfect
I had known my wife for 6 months when we decided to get married.