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How can I learn English Tenses?

Some Tenses in English are the same as in your language, but many are different.  Some tenses that look the same do not work in the same way!
The answer: Your language can not help with English Tenses.   English speakers look at time from a different point of view.

So - how can I learn English Tenses?

English.Web will give you simple "key" words and situations that normally go together with each Tense. You will see these key words and situatiions in the Use page for each tense.
You will also find some simple explanations (but not too many) to help you to have a feeling for the correct tense.
Make a connection in your mind between the key word/situation and the Tense.  This will make it easy to use the correct Tense when you are speaking and have no time to think.

Where do I begin?

There are four areas of difficulty for many people.   The difference between:
Check the Use page for each Tense to see when to use them.   Look at the Compare Tenses page to compare them.  Then try the Practise Tenses Module to see if you can choose the Tense from the key word.  Use the Personalised Tenses page to make a list of correct Tenses for you and your life.
This Internet version does not have all the pages for all the Tenses.  If you find it useful you can buy the full version.

Is that all?

Almost!
When you can find the correct Tense for all the key words, it is time to start collecting examples - from songs, films, newspapers, TV, people speaking.  Use the examples to develop your feeling for the English Tense and the English point of view of time.

What about all the other parts of Verbs?

You can find all the different Tenses and all the other parts of Verbs here:






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