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Irregular Verbs Worksheet One of Seven

Worksheet 1/7 on Irregular Verbs

Mini Lesson
Definition The spelling of an irregular verb forms its past tense in a different way than a regular verb's spelling. The irregular verb does not follow the regular verb spelling patterns.
Example

I cut my vegetables last night for the appetizer. Not; I cutted my vegetables last night for the appetizer.

Directions The irregular present tense verb is written. Rewrite the sentences using the irregular past tense of the verb from the list. The first one has been done for you.

The irregular present tense verb has been circled for you. Some sentences cannot translate word by word to the past tense. Read the sentences aloud to hear that they make sense to you.
1a We choose fresh vegetables for our veggie and dip dish.
1b We chose fresh vegetables for our veggie and dip dish.
2a We wash and cut the vegetables into small, bite sized pieces so that our guests will not be able to double dip. Double dipping spreads germs.
2b We washed and cut the vegetables into small, bite sized pieces so that our guests were not able to double dip. Double dipping spread germs.
3a

We buy a firm avocado and tomato to make the dip. We peel and chop them into dice size pieces. We throw in a little salt, pepper and mayonnaise.

3b We bought a firm avocado and tomato and made the dip. We peeled and chopped diced sized pieces. We threw in a little salt, pepper and mayonnaise.

4a The avocado pip sits in the middle of the dip to prevent it from turning brown.
4b The avocado pip sat in the middle of the dip to prevent it from turning brown.
5a They ring the doorbell and we meet them at the door. We put the vegetables on the table first so that we can feed them as they arrive. They eat all the carrots first.
5b They rang the doorbell and we met them at the door. We put the vegetables on the table first and fed them as they arrived. They ate all the carrots first.

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Worksheet 1/7 on Irregular Verbs



Rewrite the sentences using the irregular past tense verb.
threw
ate
sat
made
bought
spread
put
rang
met
chose
cut (2)
fed
were