現在式 (Present Tense)

 

        主詞為第三人稱單數者,則原型動詞加 s es

 

 

 

用法:

 

        現在的動作、狀態。 (We call him Tom ; He is a famous novelist )

 

        不變得真理。 (The sun rises in the east ; Twice two is four)

 

        現在習慣的動作或職業。 ( He gets up at six)

 

        代替未來。 ( I start for England next February ; If it rains tomorrow, I shall not go)

 

        代替過去。 (A step is heard)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

過去式 (Past Tense)

 

 

 

動詞用過去式

 

 

 

用法:

 

        過去動作或狀態 ( She lost her necklace ; He was poor but honest ; He used to take a walk in the evening)

 

        過去的經驗 (Did you ever see an ostrich <鴕鳥>? Yes, I saw one in the zoo)

 

        與現在事實相反的假設 (If I were you, I would go with him ; He talks as if he knew everything)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

未來式 (Furture Tense)

 

http://www.rhino.idv.tw/pubdoc/furture_t.htm