What is verb tense? Verbs are words which express actions. The tense of a verb tells us the time when the action took place, in the past, the present or the future. Identifying verb tenses There are three main tenses: present, past and future.
Use this short color by verb tense activity to allow your students to show their understanding of the past, present, and future verb tenses. This worksheet uses common verbs that most students have been exposed to throughout their introduction to verbs.