ALL THE TENSES

FIRST PERSON SINGULAR:
I, me

OTHER PERSONS:
you, we, they, he, she, it

THE SIMPLE ASPECT
COGNITIVE VARIABLE: ON
_VALUE ON
THE SIMPLE AFFIRMATIVE
___affirmative
future-simple-affirmative 
FUTURE SIMPLE AFFIRMATIVE:
I will write.
Short form
I’ll write.

OTHER PERSONS:
You (we, they, he, she, it) will write.
Short form
You’ll (we’ll, they’ll, he’ll, she’ll, it’ll) write.
*****
present-simple-affirmative 
PRESENT SIMPLE AFFIRMATIVE:
I write.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they) write.
He (she, it) writes.
*****
past-simple-affirmative 
PAST SIMPLE AFFIRMATIVE:
I wrote.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they, he, she, it) wrote.
*****
THE SIMPLE INTERROGATIVE
___INTERROGATIVE3

future-simple-interrogative 
FUTURE SIMPLE INTERROGATIVE:
Will I write?

OTHER PERSONS:
Will you (we, they, he, she, it) write?
*****
present-simple-interrogative 
PRESENT SIMPLE INTERROGATIVE:
Do I write?

OTHER PERSONS
Do you (we, they) write?
Does he (she, it) write?
*****
past-simple-interrogative 
PAST SIMPLE INTERROGATIVE:
Did I write?

OTHER PERSONS
Did you (we, they, he, she, it) write?
*****
THE SIMPLE NEGATIVE
___NEGATIVE
future-simple-negative 
FUTURE SIMPLE NEGATIVE:
I will not write.
Short form
I won't write.

OTHER PERSONS:
You (we, they, he, she, it) will not write.
Short form
You (we, they, he, she, it) won’t write.
*****
present-simple-negative 
PRESENT SIMPLE NEGATIVE:
I do not write.
Short form
I don’t write.

OTHER PERSONS:
You (we, they) do not write.
He (she, it) does not write.
Short form
You (we, they) don't write.
He (she, it) doesn't write.
*****
past-simple-negative 
PAST SIMPLE NEGATIVE:
I did not write.
Short form
I didn’t write.


OTHER PERSONS:
You (we, they, he, she, it) did not write.
Short form
You (we, they, he, she, it) didn't write.
*****

THE SIMPLE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE
___NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE
future-simple-negative-interrogative 
FUTURE SIMPLE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Will I not write?
Short form
Won’t I write?

OTHER PERSONS:
Will you (we, they, he, she, it) not write?
Short form
Won’t you (we, they, he, she, it) write?
*****
present-simple-negative-interrogative 
PRESENT SIMPLE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Do I not write?
Short form
Don’t I write?

OTHER PERSONS:
Do you (we, they) not write?
Does he (she, it) not write?
Short form
Don’t you (we, they) write?
Doesn’t he (she, it) write?
*****
past-simple-negative-interrogative 
PAST SIMPLE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Did I not write?
Short form
Didn’t I write?

OTHER PERSONS
Did you (we, they, he, she, it) not write?
Short form
Didn’t you (we, they, he, she, it) write?
*****
LANGUAGE RESOURCES: MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTIONS

TIME MAGAZINE
*****
THE PROGRESSIVE ASPECT
COGNITIVE VARIABLE: IN
_VALUE IN
THE PROGRESSIVE AFFIRMATIVE
___affirmative
future-progressive-affirmative
FUTURE PROGRESSIVE AFFIRMATIVE:
I will be writing.
Short form
I’ll be writing.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they, he, she, it) will be writing.
Short form
You’ll be (we’ll be, they’ll be, he’ll be, she’ll be, it’ll be) writing.
*****
present-progressive-affirmative 
PRESENT PROGRESSIVE AFFIRMATIVE:
I am writing.
Short form
I’m writing.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they) are writing.
He (she, it) is writing.
Short form
You’re (we’re,, they’re) writing.
He’s (she’s, it’s) writing.
*****
past-progressive-affirmative 
PAST PROGRESSIVE AFFIRMATIVE:
I was writing.

OTHER PERSONS:
You (we, they ) were writing.
He ( she, it) was writing.
*****
THE PROGRESSIVE INTERROGATIVE
___INTERROGATIVE3
future-progressive-interrogative 
FUTURE PROGRESSIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Will I be writing?

OTHER PERSONS
Will you (we, they, he, she, it)  be writing?
*****
present-progressive-interrogative 
PRESENT PROGRESSIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Am I writing?

OTHER PERSONS
Are you (we, they)   writing?
Is he (she, it)  writing?
*****
past-progressive-interrogative 
PAST PROGRESSIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Was I writing?

OTHER PERSONS
Were you (we, they )  writing?
Was he (she, it)  writing?
*****
THE PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE
___NEGATIVE
future-progressive-negative 
FUTURE PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE:
I will not be writing.
Short form
I won’t be writing.

OTHER PERSONS
 You (we, they, he, she, it)  will not be writing.
Short form
 You (we, they, he, she, it)  won’t be writing.
*****
present-progressive-negative 
PRESENT PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE:
I am not writing.
Short form
I ain’t writing.
(Please mind, the form is colloquial.
There is no standard short form.)

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they)  are not writing.
 He (she, it) is not writing.
Short form
You (we, they)  aren’t writing.
 He (she, it) isn’t writing.
*****
past-progressive-negative 
PAST PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE:
I was not writing.
Short form
I wasn’t writing.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they)  were not writing.
He ( she, it)  was not writing.
Short form
You (we, they)  weren’t writing.
He (she, it)  wasn’t writing.
*****
THE PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE
___NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE
future-progressive-negative-interrogative 
FUTURE PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Will I not be writing?
Short form
Won’t I be writing?

OTHER PERSONS:
Will you (we, they, he, she, it)  not be writing?
Short form
Won’t you (we, they, he, she, it)  be writing?
*****
present-progressive-negative-interrogative 
PRESENT PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Am I not writing?
Short form
Ain’t I writing?
(There is no standard short form; as above, this use is colloquial.)

OTHER PERSONS:
Are you (we, they)  not writing?
 Is he (she, it) not writing?
Short form
Aren’t you (we, they)  writing?
Isn’t he (she, it) writing?
*****
past-progressive-negative-interrogative 
PAST PROGRESSIVE NEGATIVE INTERROGATIVE:
Was I not writing?
Short form
Wasn’t I writing?

OTHER PERSONS:
Were you (we, they )  not writing?
Was he ( she, it)  not writing?
Short form
Weren’t you  (we, they)  writing?
Wasn’t he  (she, it)  writing?
*****
LANGUAGE RESOURCES:
MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTIONS

THE ECONOMIST
*****
THE PERFECT ASPECT
COGNITIVE VARIABLE: TO
_VALUE TO
THE PERFECT AFFIRMATIVE
___affirmative
future-perfect-affirmative 
FUTURE PERFECT AFFIRMATIVE:
I will have written.
Short form
 I’ll have written.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they, he, she, it) will have written.
Short form
You’ll have (we’ll have, they’ll have, he’ll have, she’ll have, it’ll have) written.
*****
present-perfect-affirmative 
PRESENT PERFECT AFFIRMATIVE:
I have written.
Short form
You’ve written.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they) have written.
He (she, it) has written.
Short form
You’ve (we’ve, they’ve) written.
He’s (she’s, it’s) written.
*****
past-perfect-affirmative 
PAST PERFECT AFFIRMATIVE:
I had written.
Short form
I ’d written.

OTHER PERSONS
You (we, they, he, she, it)  had written.
Short form
You ’d (we’d, they’d, he’d, she’d) written.
No form as *it'd has not been practiced, spoken or written;
it is phonologically implausible. We always use the full form, e.g.
The computer had written it would surrender.