Many verbs are regular. This means that in the past tense, we add -ed to them. Thus, “learn” becomes “learned,” “dance” becomes “danced,” “laugh” becomes “laughed,” and so on.
But, there are MANY irregular verbs that don’t follow this rule. Each verb has a unique past tense which we must simply remember.
We often use past tense in songs. Take a look at these videos to help you practice the past tense:
Now listen to this song (“Yesterday When I Was You.” How many past tense verbs do you hear?