Dog and Sausage

This ESL writing lesson teaches students how to write a short story using the past tense. Download the English writing worksheet and look at the pictures. For each picture, write two or three sentences.

Write your sentences in the past tense. Be sure to describe the action, write about the setting and use the grammar lessons we studied in class – like articles and prepositions. Add your own ideas to make the writing more interesting to you.

For this writing exercise, you might want to learn and use these words.

  • basket, sausage, wall, sidewalk, gate
  • carry, wag, chase, stare, knock

Here is the worksheet: ESL-writing-lesson-worksheet-dog.

Apostrophe Rules

An apostrophe is a difficult punctuation mark. Most English students know how to use apostrophes most of the time. But there are some cases where it is used incorrectly and the grammar reasons are not clear.

This English composition worksheet helps students learn, review and practice apostrophe rules so they can write clear compositions with good grammar.

The ESL apostrophe worksheet is here: esl-apostrophe-worksheet.