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In the past What does this phrase mean? The way things were a long time ago.
clean busy beautiful crowded ugly polluted deserted quiet чистый з анятой, суетливый красивый переполненный уродливый загрязненный пустынный тихий clean busy beautiful crowded ugly polluted deserted quiet Match the opposites.
Then, ask and answer questions about the picture. No, it wasn’t. Was Mineral Park a deserted town in 1871? Yes, they were. Were the streets quiet? No, it wasn’t. it was very clean. Was Mineral Park polluted in 1871? Yes, it was. It was a nice/fantastic town. Was Mineral Park beautiful in 1871? Yes, it was. We can see a railway station, a hotel and a saloon. Was Mineral Park busy in 1871? No, it wasn’t. T here weren’t very many people. There were no cars or buses. Was Mineral Park crowded in 1871? No, it wasn’t. It was very beautiful. Was Mineral Park ugly in 1871? No, it wasn’t There were many people. Was Mineral Park quiet in 1871?
What is a ghost town? 1. a town ghosts live in 2. a town which does not exist any more 3. a town in which people lived but now there aren’t any 1 1 2 2 3 3 3
Read and give each paragraph a title. Then, explain the words in bold. Ghost Town Mineral Park in the Past Life in Mineral Park The End of Mineral Park
Read and give each paragraph a title. Then, explain the words in bold. Еженедельная газета Шахты Здоровый Разрушенный Получить представление
Columbus discovered America in 1492. Is this sentence about now or the past? About the past. When did event happen? In 1492. Did the action finish in the past? Yes.
List the verbs which express an action in the past in the text. was lived travelled worked liked stopped started moved closed tried
Past Simple Verbs regular irregular l ive – lived w ork – worked s tart - started g o – went b uild – built c ome - came Yesterday – вчера Last night / week/year – прошлой ночью/неделю/год Three days ago – три дня назад Key words: To be Spelling rules for adding - ed
Rewrite the sentences, using the words in brackets. Sharon moves to San Francisco. (last month) Sharon moved to San Francisco last month. The town is busy. (50 years ago) The town was busy 50 years ago. His father works in a mine. (in 1995) His father worked in a mine in 1995. She often visits her grandma. (yesterday) She visited her grandma yesterday.
Write the past simple of the verbs in the correct box. Listen and check. /ıd/ /t/ /d/ w ant open w ash w ork c arry c ook c lean w atch p lay v isit t ravel listen
Use the verbs in the past simple to make sentences about yourself. w ant open w ash w ork c arry c ook c lean w atch p lay v isit t ravel listen *last night *yesterday *last weekend *last summer *yesterday afternoon I washed… I visited… I played … I cooked.. I carried … I cleaned … I opened … I watched …
Work in pairs. Imagine you are interviewing a person who lived in Mineral Park. Use the prompts to ask and answer questions. work / mines t ravel / by cars move / other towns live / blocks of flats Did people work in the mines? Yes, they did. Did people travel by cars? No, they didn’t. They travelled on horses. Did people move to other towns? Yes, they did. There was a railway station. Did people live in blocks of flats? No, they didn’t.
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Listen and repeat. Can you think of more words that have the same pronunciation but different spelling? where were Where were you born? Write a short paragraph about what your town was like 100 years ago. Think about: shops, streets, transports. Pskov Saint-Petersburg Moscow