Simple past negative
Pasado simple negativo
La estructura del pasado simple en forma negativa es:
Sujeto + did + not + verbo + ...
Esto se aplica tanto en los verbos regulares ('to work') como en los irregulares ('to go').
|Forma larga||Forma corta|
|I did not work||I didn't work|
|You did not go||You didn't go|
|He did not work||He didn't work|
|We did not go||We didn't go|
|You did not work||You didn't work|
|They did not go||They didn't go|
|I did not remember where I was||No recordaba donde estaba|
|You didn't buy the ingredients||No compraste los ingredientes|
|He did not speak Russian||Él no hablaba ruso|
|They didn't write a letter to her||No le escribieron una carta|
|She did not wash the car||No lavó el coche|
|They didn´t buy apples||No compraron manzanas|
|Columbus did not reach America in 1789.||Colón no llegó a América e 1789.|
Escribe las siguientes oraciones a la forma negativa.
I did not (didn´t) study at this university for four years.
My family did not (didn´t) celebrate Thanksgiving day last year.
After work we did not (didn´t) go to a party.
Did you not (Didn´t you) like your last dancing class?
I did not (didn´t) love Maths and Technical Drawing ten years ago.
Mary did not (didn´t) spend the best three months in her life in Ireland.
Was she not (Wasn't she) happy in her job?
The boys did not (didn´t) take off the mudguards of their bicycles.
We did not (didn´t) see any beautiful flowers.
They did not (didn´t) learn to cook any traditional dishes.