Grammar Week 14
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Consistent Verb Tense
Verbs have different forms to show
an action happens which is call the
tense or time
of a verb.
Past, present, and future
are the most common tenses. Writing makes sense to the reader when a
is used throughout a piece of writing.
Past Tense Verb
An action that happened in the past.
a personal narrative about her immigration from Cuba.
is in the past tense.
Present Tense Verb
An action that is happening now or happens regularly.
every day in her journal.
is in the present tense.
Future Tense Verb
An action that will happen in the future.
a poem soon to submit to a magazine.
The verb phrase
is in the future tense.