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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)
    invited             printed               started     shouted
    decided floodedneeded               landed               




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


                                                      2)  /d/
    /d/ after a 'voiced sound'          (rub-d)
         /b/    /g/    /l/    /m/  /n/    /r/  /v/   /w/   /y/  /z/
     rubbed bagged pulled hummedearned scored lived snowed played used
              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/
     laughed kicked typed kissed pushed watched mixed
                  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, écrire le verbe manquant dans la case puis la prononciation du 'ed' final après 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, écrire les 2 verbes qui manquent puis, après chacun 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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