The Past Tenses - Overview - Past Simple and Past Continuous


In this video, we provide you with a useful overview of the various past tenses. We focus here especially on the differences between the past simple and past continuous.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

Given that this was an introductory unit, I do not feel I learned a significant amount of information, but do appreciate it was more of an over view. The acronyms were good information and helpful. It was interesting to learn what salaries ESL teachers can earn in various parts of the world, as well as employment scenarios, living standards, and such.This was the last unit in the course on grammar. The lesson was on modal verbs, passive voice and relative clauses. The unit gave example activate stage ideas for each topic. There were also example sentences for each modal verb. The unit described the difference between transitive and intransitive phrases. There was no sample lesson plan for this unit.