ESL Writing

Error Correction Worksheet: Past Tense

In this ESL writing lesson, students are presented with a paragraph containing several past tense errors. They should rewrite the paragraph, correcting the errors.

 

Grammar

 

Past Tense


When you write a story, you usually use the past tense, because you are writing about something that happened in the past.

 

 

This paragraph has many mistakes. The verbs should be past tense. Rewrite this paragraph, and change the verbs to past tense.

 

 

Yesterday, I walk to school and I see a dog and a cat. The dog run after the cat, and the cat look scared. The dog is very fast, and it catch the cat. The cat make a loud noise, but the dog don’t hurt the cat. The dog just lick the cat and play with the cat. Finally, the cat stand up and hit the dog in the face. The cat ran away, and the dog look very surprised. It is really funny!

 

 

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