Trends tense review personalised practice game

Choose one of the topics below and explain the past, changes to the present and/ or future of that thing until your partner guesses which one you are talking about. It might help to draw a graph to represent that thing before you describe it. Try describing without any actual numbers (just times) to start with.

  • How happy you feel
  • How many CDs you have
  • How many calories you eat
  • How much exercise you do
  • How much homework you have
  • How much money you have
  • How much money you spend on food and drink
  • How much time you spend on the internet
  • How much time you spend playing computer games
  • How much time you spend watching TV
  • How much time you spend with your family
  • How often you eat sweets/ chocolate/ cake
  • How often you read books
  • How often you argue with your parents
  • How long you spend doing homework
  • How often you speak English
  • How stressed you are
  • The length of your hair
  • Your height
  • Your level of physical fitness
  • Your weight


Brainstorm words meaning these changes: 























Flat/ Becoming flat











Up and down/ Down and up





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