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PRESENT PERFECT TENSE
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We use the Present Perfect to say that an action happened at an unspecified time before now. The exact time is not important.. We CAN use the Present Perfect with unspecific expressions such as: ever, never, once, many times, several times, before, so far, already, just, yet.

We use the past participle of the verb:examples:

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He has gone to Europe many times. I have already read three books this year I haven´t finished the homework yet. I have never eaten onion. Have you ever visited Paris? Linda has just DONE her homework.

USES OF THE PRESENT PERFECT TENSE
1. The present perfect is used when the time period has not finished:

I have seen three movies this week. (This week has not finished yet.) 2. The present perfect is often used when the time is not mentioned Felipe has failed his exam again.

3. the present perfect is often used when the time is recent: Peter has just arrived in Colombia 4. the present perfect is often used with FOR and SINCE

Greg has lived here for 20 years. Greg has lived here since 1978.

VERBS
PRESENT to go I go he goes I don't go he doesn't go PAST went I went he went I didn't go he didn't go PAST PARTICIPLE Gone I have gone he has gone I haven't gone he hasn't gone

PRESENT Be I am he is we are Beat Become Begin bet* Blow Break Bring Build Burst Buy Catch Choose Come Cost Cut Deal Do Draw Drink Drive

PAST was/were I was he was we were beat became began bet blew broke brought built burst bought caught chose came cost cut dealt did drew drank drove

PAST PARTICIPLE Been I have been he has been we have been Beaten Become Begun Bet Blown Broken Brought Built Burst Bought Caught Chosen Come Cost Cut Dealt Done Drawn Drunk Driven

ACTIVITY ABOUT PRESENT PERFECT TENSE Write the participle form of the following verbs.

1. go → ______________________ 2. sing → _____________________ 3. be → ______________________

do________________ take_______________ go______________

complete the table in present perfect simple. Positive negative question

He has written a letter.

They have not stopped.

Have we danced?

She has worked.

Andy has not slept.

Write sentences in present perfect simple.

1. they / ask / a question - ________________________ 2. he / speak / English - _________________________ 3. I / be / in my room -_____________________________ 4. we / not / wash / the car - _________________________ 5. Annie / not / forget / her homework - ______________________
Write questions in present perfect simple.

1. they / finish / their homework - _________________________ 2. Sue / kiss / Ben - _____________________________________ 3. the waiter / bring / the tea - ______________________________ 4. Marilyn / pay / the bill - _________________________________
5. you / ever / write / a poem Ask for the information in the bold part of the sentence.

1. They have talked about art at school. - __________________________

2. Jane has got a letter. - ____________________________________ 3. Oliver has cooked dinner. - _________________________________ 4. Caron has read seven pages. - _______________________________