Grammar: Verb Tenses for Upper Grades
These sites explain the different verb tenses and provide examples on how to use them. The tenses include present, past, future, present perfect, past perfect, future perfect, present progressive, past progressive, and future progressive. Test your knowledge by completing the numerous interactive quizzes. There are also links to eThemes Resources on regular verbs, irregular verbs, and verb tenses for elementary school students.
Tenses in English
Click on a verb tense at left to read a description and to see examples of that tense being used. This is a helpful site for learning the differences among the tenses.
Verb Tense Consistency
Find out why it is important to be consistent with verb tenses when you are writing. The website includes a link to exercises to test your verb tense consistency.
Try choosing the correct perfect tense in this online quiz.
Use this quiz to test your knowledge of verb tenses.
Using Verb Tenses
This site explains how to use the different verb tenses and provides examples for each.
Study Grammar Tenses
This site explains the verb tenses. There are also interactive quizzes. Click on "Study 1" or "Study 2," then grammar, then tenses. There is a separate section on each of the tenses.
Use this quiz to practice your verb tenses. Click "Grade the Quiz" to find out how you did.
Summary of Verb Tenses
This site has a summary of the verb tenses and examples of each verb tense.
eThemes Resource: Grammar: Verbs
These sites provide an introduction to verbs. Includes interactive games and exercises for identifying and choosing verbs.
eThemes Resource: Grammar: Irregular Verbs
These sites have rules and charts on how to form irregular verbs, plus many interactive quizzes and games.
eThemes Resource: Grammar: Verb Tense for Elementary School
These websites are about the simple present, past, and future verb tenses. Learn about how to form the verb tenses and then practice with the interactive quizzes. There are links to eTheme resources on verb tenses for upper grades, verbs, and irregular verbs.