Tenses Examples (58 Sentences of all tenses)

Tenses Examples:

Example sentences of all tenses are given in this post.

These sentences will make you more familiar with tenses.

Simple Present Tense Examples

  • The earth revolves around the sun.
  • She wakes up early in the morning daily.
  • I speak French quite well.
  • He works in this hotel as a chef.
  • They lead a simple life.
  • She serves the dinner at half-past eight and puts the children to sleep at half-past nine.

Present Progressive Tense Examples

  • He is walking to the door.
  • He is trying hard to complete the degree.
  • The teacher is delivering the lecture.
  • Is Jimmy attending the webinar on digital marketing?
  • I understand what you are trying to tell me.

Present Perfect Tense Examples

  • He has planted a ridge of cauliflowers in his garden.
  • The teacher has explained the use of the verb to the class.
  • Tom has completed two chapters of the book.
  • I have not yet taken my lunch.
  • Has he already left for England for higher studies?

Present Perfect Progressive Tense Examples

  • I have been taking a dose of medicine for two weeks.
  • I have not been speaking to her for two weeks.
  • She has been trying to learn French for one month.
  • He has been discussing the interior design for two hours.
  • He has been working as an editor in this newspaper since 2013.

Simple Past Tense Examples

  • I used to go for a walk.
  • The teacher advised the students to frame a timetable for Mathematics.
  • He admired the poetry of Shakespeare.
  • The little boy fed the fish in the pond.
  • I did not wish to talk to about that matter.

Past Progressive Tense Examples

  • He was planning for his future studies.
  • The gardener was mowing the grass of the lawn.
  • The husband was reading a book and the wife was sitting beside him.
  • I was peeling potatoes in the kitchen yesterday.
  • Was he celebrating his birthday last week?

Past Perfect Tense Examples

  • Julia had completed her assignment before the boss arrived.
  • The sales manager had successfully achieved the target of sales.
  • He had worked as a cashier in this bank.
  • She had performed the research work to complete her degree.
  • It had rained heavily last year when the roads flooded with water.

Past Perfect Progressive Tense Examples

  • He had been playing hockey for two hours.
  • He had been making satisfactory progress since his admission to the college.
  • I had been working under the supervision of Mr. Williams.
  • She had been looking for her lost watch for two hours but she did not find it.

Simple Future Tense Examples

  • Tomorrow I am leaving for Dubai.
  • I will go to the beach next Sunday.
  • She will buy a gift for her friend.
  • My father will buy a car for me.
  • He will take the final exam next month.

Future Progressive Tense Examples

  • She will be making pudding at the weekend.
  • He will be drinking tea in the morning at 7 o’clock.
  • They will be playing football next Sunday.
  • She will be baking pies for her children.

Future Perfect Tense Examples

  • Tom will have completed his graduation degree by the end of this year.
  • Tom will have traveled to Rome.
  • I will have planted a sapling in my lawn.
  • I will have done my duty before I’ll leave the office.

Future Perfect Progressive Tense Examples

  • The guests will have been leaving the party for one hour.
  • The farmer will have been sowing crops since November.
  • He will have been painting his house since morning.
  • I will have been learning Spanish for two weeks.
  • My firm will have been progressing by leaps and bounds.

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Tenses Examples (58 sentences of all tenses)

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