present perfect

Welcome class! 
The Present Perfect

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Welcome class! 
The Present Perfect

Slide 1 - Tekstslide


Slide 2 - Video

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

Make the present perfect:
(My mom and dad/live/in/this house/for 10 years)

Slide 4 - Open vraag

Make the present perfect:
(she / have / her dog / since she was eight)

Slide 5 - Open vraag

Make the present perfect:
(you / eat / Thai food / before?)

Slide 6 - Open vraag

Make the present perfect:
(I / not / hear / that song / yet)

Slide 7 - Open vraag

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.

Slide 8 - Tekstslide

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

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 

Slide 10 - Tekstslide

Speaking activity Present Perfect
Have you ever?
  • In a minute, I will put you into (random) groups of 4
  • Take turns in the group to make good questions with the prompts on the next slide
  • Use each prompt only once
  • Take turns asking and answering. Use a group member's name in your question. For example: 'Maurits, have you ever eaten an insect?'
  • Answer in full sentences and give details
  • Help and correct each other, in the nicest possible way! Be polite please!

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

Take a photo of a famous person
Drink or eat something very disgusting
Buy flowers for your mum
Break a vase
Break an arm or leg
Lie about a bad grade
Stay at home during the summer break
Have an argument with a friend
Cry during a romantic movie
Act in a play
Swim in a river
Cover your eyes during a horror movie
Sing on a stage in public
Touch a snake
Fall out of bed
Cheat in a test
Eat something strange
Sleep in a sleeping bag
Go to Africa
Cook for your parents
Travel alone
Win a race
Fly in helicopter
Paint a wall
Buy something very expensive
Make a cake
Lose money
Wear glasses
Speak to a foreign person
Give money or food to a homeless person
Spend Christmas abroad

Slide 12 - Tekstslide

Past simple + Present perfect
Lesson goal: At the end of this lesson you know when to use  the past simple or present perfect in a sentence.  

Slide 13 - 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 14 - Tekstslide

When do you use the Past Simple?
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)

Slide 15 - Tekstslide

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)

Slide 16 - Tekstslide


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

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

Slide 17 - Tekstslide

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

Slide 18 - Open vraag

I ..................(be) a teacher since 2010.

Slide 19 - Open vraag

We sang that song yesterday.
Past Simple
Present Perfect

Slide 20 - Quizvraag

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

Slide 21 - Quizvraag

I ...... that film yet.
didn't see
haven't seen

Slide 22 - Quizvraag

........ to Paris yet?
Did they go
Have they been

Slide 23 - Quizvraag

He ..... there yesterday morning.
has gone

Slide 24 - Quizvraag

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

Slide 25 - Quizvraag

He ..... there since 2015
has lived

Slide 26 - Quizvraag

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

Slide 27 - Quizvraag

Do you need some extra explanation? If so, send a chat to your teacher.

Slide 28 - Open vraag

Slide 29 - Tekstslide