This Understanding the -ED Ending worksheet also includes:
English is a complex language, so take some time to clarify one aspect that is often confusing for English language learners: the -ed ending. This resource includes information about the different ways the -ed ending is used and provides seven exercises with answer keys.
- Print out the information pages for students to use as reference materials
- Since the exercises are basic and fairly simple, use them as warm-up activities or homework assignments
- While this provides an introduction to the concepts and some practice, you'll likely want to add in practice that requires learners to use the -ed ending in original ways (conversation practice, writing their own sentences, etc.)
- See the materials for additional online exercises and notes for working with the -ed ending and various verb tenses
- Answer keys are included