时间状语有：yesterday, last week, an hour ago, the other day, in 1982等。
例：Where did you go just now?
例：When I was a child, I often played football in the street.
Whenever the Browns went during their visit, they were given a warm welcome.
would (had) rather sb. did sth. 宁愿某人做某事
例：I'd rather you came tomorrow.
4）wish, wonder, think, hope 等用过去时，作试探性的询问、请求、建议等。
例：I thought you might have some. 我以为你想要一些。
Christine was an invalid all her life.（含义：她已不在人间。）
Christine has been an invalid all her life.（含义：她现在还活着。）
Mrs. Darby lived in Kentucky for seven years.（含义：达比太太已不再住在肯塔基州。）
Mrs. Darby has lived in Kentucky for seven years.（含义：现在还住在肯塔基州，有可能指刚离去。）
1）动词want, hope, wonder, think, intend 等。
例：Did you want anything else?
I wondered if you could help me.
2）情态动词 could, would.
例：Could you lend me your bike?