The boy ____ video games all night last night.
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  • Past Simple is formed by adding "ed" at the end of the REGULAR verb. There are also irregular verbs which are changed to past simple in different ways.


  • Past simple is used to talk about an action that started and finished in the past. Sometimes, a person can use a time indicator also.

    I watered my flowers yesterday afternoon.
  • Past simple can be used in a series of actions that were completed in the past.

    I cooked some food, cleaned the dishes, and brushed my teeth.
  • Past simple can be used to talk about the duration of an action in the past. It is often followed by "for".

    I lived in South Korea for two years.

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