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past events - talking about

See also:
grammar: narrative tenses
skills: stories

Gap fill exercises for past events - talking aboutPage top ↑
Past simple and continuous - anecdote - the Donkey Dog (372)
Short anecdote about a frightening experience gapped for past continuous and past simple plus 'enormous' and 'the biggest'


Book references for past events - talking aboutPage top ↑

General English course books (adults)

New Cutting Edge Pre-Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Pre-Intermediate students' book 
Sarah Cunningham   Peter Moore   
Module 2 Important firsts  Pages 20 - 21
Listening - anecdote: first day at school Telling anecdotes

Photocopiable resource books

Advanced Communication Games book cover Advanced Communication Games 
Jill Hadfield   
2 Who killed Robbin Koch?  Page 1 
Complex murder solving role-play (16 role cards) in which participants need to ask each other questions to piece together events in the dead persons life.

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