ALL BASIC TENSES IN ENGLISH
Types, Examples, Rules and Exercise
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Tense is the form of a verb that shows the time something happened, or is going to happen.
There are three main verb tenses in English: present, past and future.
The present, past and future tenses are divided into four aspects: the simple, progressive, perfect and perfect progressive.
TYPES OF TENSES
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The Importance of Tense
English tenses are tools to help speakers to express time in the language. They are of great use and importance in both ways of communication, verbal and Written. Let’s take a look at how they are helpful in our business communication.
There is no denying the fact that the English language has become the dominant language around the world. Since it is also important as a global language of business, it is necessary to develop the effective communication skills of English language.
Effective communication skills of English language are necessary for the people of all professions. The concept of English verb tenses is very important in establishing effective communication. Hence, if you want to maintain both ways of communication better, that is, speaking and writing. You need to gain mastery over English tenses, because a command of twelve basic tenses of English language will aid you immensely in gaining effective communication skills.
Nowadays most communication is through writing, be it courtesy mails, proposals, invoices, quotations, invites – everything needs to be written. So people who are into advancing their careers, their businesses, and those on the lookout for personal enrichment have no choice but to polish their grammar, especially the tenses.