José Javier Villalobos Macias 4º D
INVESTIGATION ABOUT THE VERBAL TIMES
Verb tenses are tools that English speakers use to express time in their language.
PRESENT: The present (ornow) is the time that is associated with the events perceived directly and in the first time, not as a recollection (perceived more than once) or a speculation (predicted, hypothesis, uncertain)EXAMPLES: I’m work, I am working
CONTINOUS: it’s when the final of the verb have –ing, it’s can be usefull in all times of the verb cause shows some verb who it’s still on process, it’s in process andwill be in process EXAMPLES: I’m working, I will be working, I was working
PRESENT PERFECT: The present perfect is a grammatical combination of the present tense and the perfect aspect, used toexpress a past event that has present consequences. An example is "I have eaten" (so I'm not hungry). Depending on the specific language, the events described by present perfects are not necessarilycompleted. EXAMPLES: "I have been eating" or "I have lived here for five years."
PAST: Most generally, the past is a term used to indicate the totality of events which occurred before a given point intime. The past is contrasted with and defined by the present and the future. EXAMPLES: I worked, I was working
PAST PERFECT: is a grammatical tense representing a combination of a past tense withanother past tense, such as the perfect or imperfect. Example: "It had been raining all night (past + imperfect) when he awoke, and he found that George had taken (past + perfect) his raincoat."
FUTURE:The future is the indefinite time period after the present. Its arrival is considered inevitable due to the existence of time and the laws of physics. EXAMPLE: I will work, I will be working
FUTUREPERFECT: The future perfect is used to describe an event that is expected or planned to happen before another event in the future. It is a grammatical combination of the future tense, or other...
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