Unit: 5, Subunit: 1

Read the text. Which verbs are in the past? Mark them.

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1

Classroom

TOM: Okay. Let's start our experiment. Hello. Who are you?
EVA:
I was Eva.
TOM:
Great! It works! You were Eva. Now, you are a robot.
TOM:
Who is this?
EVA:
It was a baby once.
TOM:
Now, it is a child.
EVA:
She was a beautiful young woman once.
TOM:
And now, she is an old lady. Let's play a little bit more. What is this?
EVA:
It was a kitten once.
TOM:
And now, it is a cat. What is this?
EVA:
It was a puppy once.
TOM:
Now it is a dog. Okay, Eva. I think we can stop this experiment. My new machine works great.

GRAMMAR

2

Classroom

Czasownik to be posiada dwie formy czasu przeszłego. Są nimi was lub were. Zapoznaj się z odmianą tego czasownika przez osoby:

I was = ja byłem/byłam
you were = ty byłeś/byłaś
he was = on był
she was = ona była
it was = ono było

we were = my byliśmy/byłyśmy
you were = wy byliście/byłyście
they were = oni byli/one były

GRAMMAR

3

Classroom

Zapoznaj się z formą przeczącą czasownika was/were:

I was not/wasn't
you were not/weren't
he was not/wasn't
she was not/wasn't
it was not/wasn't

we were not/weren't
you were not/weren't
they were not/weren't

GRAMMAR

4

Classroom

house
man
spain
Pytania z czasownikiem was/were tworzymy za pomocą inwersji.

Were you at home two hours ago? = Byłeś/byłaś w domu dwie godziny temu?
Where was he yesterday? = Gdzie on wczoraj był?
Were we in Spain in 1999? = Czy byliśmy w Hiszpanii w 1999?


Choose the right answer.

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5

Homework

dog1
butterfly2
adult3
people4
cow5
sheep6

1. A dog was ... once.

aa calf
ba puppy
ca cow

2. A butterfly was ... once.

aa doggy
ba caterpillar
ca broom

3. An adult was ... once.

aa child
ban animal
ca wolf

4. Everyone was ... once.

aa baby
ban adult
ca politician

5. A cow was ... once.

aa baby
ba horse
ca calf

6. A sheep was ... once.

aa lamb
ba kitten
ca robot

Fill in the gaps with the proper form of the verb to be.

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6

Homework

1. Mark Zuckerberg the founder of Facebook.

2. Leonardo da Vinci a sculptor, a painter and a scientist.

3. Chopin and Mozart composers.

4. J. K. Rowling the author of "Harry Potter".

5. The Beatles and the Spice Girls famous bands.

6. Salvador Dali an artist.

7. Johannes Gutenberg the inventor of the printing press.

8. Marie Skłodowska-Curie and Piotr Curie scientists.

9. Albert Einstein a physicist.

True or false?
Tip: pay attention to the verb to be!

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7

Homework

Albert Einstein is a famous physician.

Vincent van Gogh was a painter.

Katarzyna Grochola and Andrzej Sapkowski are Polish writers.

Christopher Columbus and Ferdinand Magellan are internet explorers.

Alexander Graham Bell was the inventor of the telephone.