Past Simple Part seven Used to expresses a past habit or state
a) Used to expresses a past habit or state.
Sub + Used to + Verb1st form+ extra words.
I used to come here when I was a child.
Main yaha aya karta tha jab main bacha tha
Main yaha aney ka adi tha jab mein bacha tha
People used to come here in the evening for a walk.
Log yaha sham mein pedal chalney aya kartey they
I used to have a bicycle but I sold it.
Mere pass aik cycle thi lekin maine beach di thi
She used to be shy.
Wooh shamaya karti thi
There used to a hotel here.
Yaha aik hotel hua karta tha
This building used to be a hospital.
Yeh building hospital hua karti thi
He used to get first position.
Wooh pehli position hasil kiya karta tha
My father used to walk for miles everyday.
Mere abu rozana aik meal pedal chaltey they
The child used to get sick in every winter.
Bachey har sardiyo mein bemar hua kartey they
Sub + didn’t use to+verb1st +extra word
She didn’t use to have money.
Uskey pass paisey nehi hua kartey they
What did we use to have?
Humhrey pass kiya hua karta tha
What did you use to have/eat in your breakfast?
Tum apney nashtey mein kiya khaya kartey they
When did you use to get up in the morning?
Tum subha kab/kis waqt utha kartey they
Tum subha kab uthney ka adey they
Where did you use to go to practice?
Tum practice karney kaha jatey they
How much money did you use to earn monthly?
Tum kitney paisey maheney mein kama liya kartey they
Who used to teach you?
Tumhey kon parhaya karta tha
How many people used to walk in this park?
Kitney log park mein pedal chala kartey they
Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. – Arthur Ashe
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.