It is much more memorable to teach or learn irregular verbs in a story. The verbs, especially their meaning, are easier to remember and retrieve from memory. Moreover, teaching verbs in a story is fun.
In this post there are several activities: a mind map, a worksheet, an MP3 drill and an interactive quiz. These activities will make the teaching and learning enjoyable and fun.
Irregular verbs – infographics
Here is the picture of the story:
Print version of the story and tasks:
past simple story_fishing full
Here, you can print out the mind map with all the irregular verbs. All the verbs are used in sentences.
Once you think that you know the verbs you can try out the following interactive quiz. The quiz is in HTML5 and you can play it on all mobile devices.
Irregular verbs – full screen quiz
Irregular verbs – mp3 drill
Listen say the word that belongs there instead of the beep.
The worksheet contains the grammar up activity. To do it correctly here is a simple explanation:
If you like this activity and you would like to use in either on your website or in a classroom without an internet connection, you can do so by downloading the files here:
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