V2 present perfect + past simple

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What do you know about the present perfect?

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When do you use a present perfect? 
- You use the present perfect if something has started in the past but is still going on in the present..
I have lived in Groningen since 1998 (so you still live there)

-To talk about experiences or events of which the result is still noticeable.
I can't find my keys. I have lost them. 
Look! She has broken her leg.
So far, I haven’t heard from him.
I have never been to London.

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If these words are in a sentence you have to use the present perfect
  • F   for  (+ time reference)
  • Y   yet
  • N   never -
  • E   ever -

  • J   just 
  • A   already
  • S   since 
These are also keywords for present simple

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

Make the present perfect:
(you / keep / a pet for three years.)

Slide 7 - Open vraag

Make the present perfect:
(I / just/ go / to the library.)

Slide 8 - Open vraag

Make the present perfect:
(you / ever/ eat/Indian food?)

Slide 9 - Open vraag

Make the present perfect:
(We / never/ hear /that song/before.)

Slide 10 - Open vraag

Past simple + Present perfect
What is the difference???

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

Difference present perfect and past simple
  • The past simple is used when the action ended in the past and there is no connection to the present.
  • The present perfect is used when there is a link to the past and the action is still going on in the present

Slide 12 - Tekstslide

When do you use the simple past?
Activities/events which happened is the past and have ended in the past. Often a time reference is mentioned.
I broke my leg in 2014 (6 years ago, and you are better now)
I met my boyfriend last winter (last winter, the day you saw him for the first time has ended)

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When do you use a Present Perfect?
* events which started in the past but the effect is still noticeable in the present
* experiences in the past (date is not important
I can't run, I have broken my leg. (your leg is still broken today)
I have known my boyfriend for 5 days. (you still know him)
I have been to London six times. (Date is not important, you might go again)

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Present perfect: for, yet, never, ever, just, already, since,

Past simple: last year, yesterday, in 2010, an hour ago etc.

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Fill in past simple or present perfect.
Jack .........(finish) work an hour ago.

Slide 16 - Open vraag

I ..................(be) a teacher since 2021.

Slide 17 - Open vraag

We have known each other for three years now.
Past Simple
Present Perfect

Slide 18 - Quizvraag

....... her for three years.
I didn't see
I haven't seen

Slide 19 - Quizvraag

He ..... there since 2015
has lived

Slide 20 - Quizvraag

I .... him an hour ago.
have seen
have been seeing
didn't saw

Slide 21 - Quizvraag

Time left?

Next Lesson: Recap Grammar unit 4
Test (4x) : 2 June 

Slide 22 - Tekstslide