ESL: Question Card Game Past Simple and Present Perfect Verb Tenses

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We used this as a workstation with my Emergent Bilinguals. I could hear the language peeping through as well as they keep asking to play this game to practice for TELPAS.
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Need to get your students speaking in ESL and EFL classes? This question card game will improve fluency and correct answer formation. To use a card, the student must respond to the question by using the Past Simple (both regular and irregular forms) and Present Perfect (Have you ever...) questions.

All questions relate to daily life & past experiences. A new twist on the classic card game that students already know and love!

Easy and low prep. Just print, laminate and cut out the cards to use over and over again throughout the year.

What's included in this download:

  • 20 Past Simple Question Cards- Regular Endings
  • 40 Past Simple Question Cards - Irregular Endings
  • 20 Present Perfect Question Cards - (Have you ever?)
  • 16 Mixed Cards: Draw Two, Skip, Wild, Reverse

* Each card has a number from 1-10 and a question

  • 4 DRAW TWO cards >>>>> the next player must draw two cards
  • 4 SKIP cards >>>>> skips the next players turn
  • 4 REVERSE cards>>>>>> reverses the order in which turns are taken
  • 4 WILD cards>>changes the color

Directions are included.

If you like this game, you might also like another similar grammar card game:

Wh- QUESTION card game (What, When, Why, Where)

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Action Verbs Card Game : Present Continuous Sentence Building

Irregular Verbs Card Game : Simple Past

Past Tense Verb Review - Regular Verbs Game Show | PowerPoint + Google Slides

Present Tense Verb Review - Interactive Game Show PowerPoint + Google Slides

Present Tenses Grammar Review - Escape Room Activity | ELL /EFL / ESL

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Form and use the past tense of frequently occurring irregular verbs (e.g., sat, hid, told).


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