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.A

 

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

 paraed

 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

I smile at my teacher every day.

Ing word

smiling

I smiling in the house.

ed word

smiled

I smiled at my teacher.