For me to learn aright,
And when the teacher calls on me
I never get it right.
I try to give the parts of verbs
If I give the parts of go
The parts of take you’re very sure
Fonte do poema:
TAYLOR, James, SHEPHERD, John, AHERN, Patrick, CAMPUZANO, Elvia. READING Structure & Strategy 2. México: Macmillan Editores, S.A. de C.V., 1999. Poem Verbs by Dele Olaniyi. p.5.
Então, gostaram do poema?
Vamos relembrar a construção dos verbos regulares no passado.
1. If the verbs ends in a consonant, add ED. (help - helped, return - returned)
2. If the verbs ends in E, add only D. (bake - baked)
6. In one-syllable words, if the verb ends in a consonant-vowel-consonant combination, double the final consonant and add ED. (rub - rubbed)
However, don't double one-syllable words ending in W, X, or Y.
bow - bowed, mix - mixed, play - played.
Agora estamos aptos a corrigir as formas verbais do poema.
a) be = be - was/were - been
c) bake = bake - baked - baked.