Past Simple & Present Perfect Conversation Questions for ESL

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9th - 12th, Adult Education
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If your students need speaking practice, this set of conversation cards focuses on the Past Simple Regular and Irregular Verbs & the Present Perfect tense. Use the prompts as a great speaking and listening activity to get your students talking at the beginning of each lesson or to focus on a specific grammar structure that you they have just learned or reviewed. 160 CARDS

  • The questions are designed with Upper Elementary to Pre-Intermediate/Intermediate adult and teen ESL students in mind and feature questions about everyday life, likes and dislikes in the past, past experiences and more!

  • Keep all of the questions organized by grammar structure! All of my question card sets are exactly the same size so you can mix and match them depending on your lesson! Just laminate, cut them out and use. You can also punch a hole at the top and put them all on a ring.

The questions are grouped into the following categories:

  • 40 Past Simple Irregular Verb Questions
  • 24 Past Simple Regular Verb Questions
  • 48 Past Simple - When was the last time you…….?
  • 32 Present Perfect Questions - Have you ever……?
  • 16 Present Perfect Questions with FOR and SINCE - How long have you …..?

This pdf file includes:

  • 1 version (Color)
  • 1 Version (B&W)
  • 1 set of category tabs (to use if you want to put them on a ring and keep them organized and divided by category)

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