Did you know?
tells about actions that
happened in the past. Add ed or d to most
present-tense verbs to make them show past tense. You may have to
drop an e, double a consonant, or change a y to an i.
Iroquois hunted animals to survive.
These hunters supplied food for many people within the
In the first
sentence above the verb hunt was changed to hunted by adding
ed, to show hunting that has already taken place.
second sentence above the y is dropped and replaced by
ie and a d is added in the word supply to show action
already taken place.
Past Tense Verbs are
actions that have already
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