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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #66969: Pronunciation of -ed in past simple
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    Pronunciation of -ed in past simple

    Preterite :-ED at the end of the verb

    /id/, /d/ or/t/
    1) /id/
    /id/ after /d/and /t/
    example: want, wanted = want(id)
    invitedprinted started shouted
    decided floodedneeded landed

    Bob painted (id) a beautiful bunch of flowers for his mother.


    2) /d/
    /d/ aftera 'voiced sound' (rub-d)
    /b/ /g/ /l/ /m/ /n/ /r/ /v/ /w/ /y/ /z/
    She cleaned (clean-d) the living room while her children were at school.

    3) /t/
    /t/ after a 'voiceless sound' (laugh-t)
    /f/ /k/ /p/ /s/ /sh/ /ch/ /x/
    David was late, so he walked (walk-t) very fast.

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    Ecrire dans la case la prononciation correcte du 'ed' final. Ecrire: id, d ou t
    /id/, /d/ or /t/? Write down T, D or ID.





    Ecouter, crire le verbe manquant dans la case puis la prononciation du 'ed' final aprs le point.
    Listen to the tape and write down: 1) the missing verb 2) the pronunication after the dot.


    I a delicious meal last Sunday.()

    When I was young I in the USA. ()

    I London two years ago.()

    Ecouter, crire les 2 verbes qui manquent puis, aprschacun d'eux, la prononciation du 'ed' final.
    Listen to the tape and write down the pronunciation.

    John me () and me ()a drink.

    David the ball () and a magnificent goal. ()

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