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 "ed"

   Add "ing"

trade

traded

trading

rate

rated

rating

parade

paraded

parading

change

changed

changing

hope

hoped

hoping

love

loved

loving

hide

hided

hiding

arrange

arranged

arranging

tape

taped

taping

smile

smiled

smiling

type

typed

typing

rage

raged

raging

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

Base word

smile

People smile when they have fun

Ing word

smiling

Sometimes horses smiling like a scary monster

ed word

smiled

If someone smiled so that means they like to