Do you find the grammar of English verbs tenses difficult? The Alba English Verb Tense Chart is here to help you!

The chart shows a timeline with the 12 main English verb tenses plus “used to” and “be going to”. It shows times (the past, present and future ) and senses (simple, progressive/continuous and perfect).

Time is shown using colour – the past in brown, the present in blue and the future in orange. You can see that perfect tenses have two colours – because they connect two times.

For each verb form, you can see:

There are also some symbols to show meaning:


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