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    Grammar Awareness Help

    For each of the following five sentences:
    (i) Identify the verb phrase.
    (ii) Name the structure.
    (iii) Label the parts of the structure.
    (iv) Describe the functional meaning conveyed by the verb in the sentence.

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    I start work at seven every morning.
    (i) start
    (ii) present simple
    (iii) base form
    (iv) a routine

    I was living in Peru at the time.
    (i) was living
    (ii) past continuous
    (iii) auxiliary 'be' (past tense) + present participle
    (iv) an activity in progress at a specified time in the past

    Question:
    i) I went to Thailand last year to teach.
    1. Went to
    2.Simple past
    3.?
    4. A completed action at a specific time in the past.

    ii) She can speak Mandarin.
    1. can speak
    2. Present Simple
    3. ?
    4. Information about a persons ability or skill

    iii) I'm seeing the director tomorrow.
    1.
    2.
    3.
    4.

    iiii) He's been a teacher for ten years.
    1.
    2.
    3.
    4.

    iiii) The school was founded in 2002.
    1.
    2.
    3.
    4.

    Please help i am really stuck :(

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    Re: Grammar Awareness Help

    Welcome to the forum.

    When is this homework/assignment due to be submitted?
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Re: Grammar Awareness Help

    hi thanks :) deadlines for 16th of January

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    Re: Grammar Awareness Help

    Quote Originally Posted by sofiauk View Post
    hi thanks :) deadlines for 16th of January
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