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Questions and Expressions with Time

time question

Here are some examples of questions and expressions with time.
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Specific times

Question

Answer

Words/phrases

When do you . . .
(present tense)
I usually/always . . . in the evening
at 9:00
on Mondays
before dinner
after I eat lunch
when I get home
When did you...
(past tense)
I (past tense) last night
before class
while I was eating
When will you . . .
When are you going to
When do you plan to . . .
What time do you . . .
(past)
(future)
I will . . .
I am going to
I plan to
(same as above)
tomorrow
next Tuesday
in a few days
at 7:30
around 4:00

Extended Time

How long do you . . .
did you
will you
How long does it take you to . . .
I (usually)
I (past)
I (future)
It takes (me)
from 9:00 to 11:00
for three hours
ten minutes
six days

Ongoing Action

How long have you . . . I have . . . for five days for two hours since yesterday

Frequency

How often do you . . . I (present tense) often, usually
always, never
once in a while

Textbook : New Interchange 1, Chapter 7

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