Spelling – Adding "ed" or "ing"

You will need to know and be able to use each strategy to add "ed" or "ing" to a word.  Study and practice each strategy.

 

Directions:  Look at the strategy and the example.  Then correctly add "ed" and "ing" to the other words in the list.        

 

For words that end in a silent "e" :drop the "e" and then add "ed"  or "ing"

        Example:  trade  -  traded   -  trading

   Base word

  Add "ing"

   Add "ed"

trade

trading

traded

rate

 rating

 rated

parade

 parading

 paraded

change

changing

 changed

hope

 Hoping

 hoped

love

 loving

 loved

hide

 hiding

 hided

arrange

 arranging

 arranged

tape

 taping

 taped

smile

 smiling

 smiled

type

 typing

 typed

rage

 raging

 raged

 Write a sentence for a base word, a word ending in ing and a word ending in ed.

Base word

smile

When I smile I feel happy.

Ing word

smiling

My friend was smiling at me.

ed word

smiled

My friend smiled at me I felt happy