All about the Present: Exploring Verb Tenses

Resource ID#: 190806 Type: Original Student Tutorial
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Subject(s): English Language Arts (B.E.S.T.)
Grade Level(s): 7, 8, 9, 10
Intended Audience: Students
Instructional Time: 45 Minute(s)
Keywords: English Language Arts, English, Language Arts, interactive, e-learning, e learning, verb tense, simple present tense, present tense, present perfect tense, present progressive tense, present continuous tense, verb phrase, verb to convey specific meaning, verb phrase to convey specific meaning, tutorials, verbs, participles, phrases, helping verbs, main verbs, tense, tenses, conventions, language, grammar, participle, present participle, past participle, verb phrases, usage
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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