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Fiction and Verb Tense

Daily Prompt #26: Verb Tense

Take one of your six-word stories (or a sentence from the fiction piece you’re currently working on) and rewrite it the following ways:

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Fiction Writing

Starting… Starting… Starting…

I witnessed a peculiar practice by some Southerners. Before actually doing something, they had to “prepare” to do it. Example:

“Honey, will you take out the trash?” 504 more words

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Writing Tip: Teaching the Importance of Time Frame

When students write a narrative, one type of mistake I tend to see concerns verb tense. Students lose focus of what time frame they’re in and choose an inappropriate verb form. 95 more words


Grammar Tips (문법 팁): The Present Perfect Tense

Do you want to keep on improving your English speaking skills? (영어 말하기 스킬을 늘리고 싶나요?)  Check out this post by mmmEnglish for some tips on how to use ‘further and farther’. 28 more words

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If you have spent any time in western Pennsylvania, you probably understand the struggle of proper verb tense.

Maybe you’ve heard this:

“I seen them down there.”

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Tense Changes

I am certain I’m not the only one but as I’m still a newbie writer (will I ever not call myself a newbie?) it is something I struggle with ALL THE TIME (I have a tendency to exaggerate). 191 more words

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