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Subject-Verb tense Agreement

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  1. Subject-Verb tense Agreement

  2. Question • What does it mean to make your subject and verb tense agree?

  3. Answer • The subject of a sentence is either past, present, or future tense; therefore the verbs need to reflect the tense of the subject in the sentence

  4. Explain • Today, my mom will ask you to call her back -Future tense (This will happen.) • Yesterday, my mom askedyou to call her back. -Past tense (This already happened.) • My mom asks that question everyday. -Present tense (This is happening now.)

  5. Example We ran earlier today, while she played on the field.

  6. Singular One

  7. Noun Person, Place, Thing

  8. Verb Action

  9. Plural Many

  10. Examples of Verb Tenses Past Tense - it already happened Yesterday, I played outside. Present Tense - it is happening right now I am playing outside. Future Tense - it has yet to happen Tomorrow I will play outside.

  11. Tense When something happened Past Present Future