Worksheets: time expressions - past
Fifteen cards for error correction or multiple-choice to revise time linkers: after, before, when, while, as, as soon as, by the time, during Can be used with a snakes & ladders game or students can simply take it in turns to pick a card and answer. Answers and explanations included
Story in strips. Students need to order strips to tell story. Focuses on link words / phrases 'as soon as, while, until' etc
Dominoes game matching sentence segments and questions with time phrases: since, ago, how long, when, recently, over the past... etc.
Dominoes game with as soon as, while, during etc.
Cut up the time phrases and give them out to students. Tell them to lay them out on the table. Then give the pairs of clauses out one by one discussing the possible time phrases and differences in meaning as you go