This week you can practise using the irregular verb: to break.

There are also two phrasal verbs:  to break into          to break down

Past Simple

She dropped her phone and it broke.

He broke his leg when he fell down the stairs.

She broke 2 eggs and cooked them for breakfast.

Present Perfect

She’s broken her phone so she can’t call you.

They’ve broken their promise.

I’ve broken my leg three times playing hockey.

Past Perfect

Someone had broken the window so the room was cold.

They had broken the glasses before the party started.

Phrasal Verbs

The car had broken down many times before they sold it.

The car breaks down a lot in the winter.

The thief broke into the house and stole all their jewellery.

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