USED TO: Sadece geçmiş zamanla kullanılır. Şu anda sahip olmayıp geçmişte sahip olduğumuz alışkanlıklardan bahsederken kullanırız. USED TO + VERB1
Examples: My father USED TO smoke, but he has stopped. Derya USED TO be very shy. I USED TO go to beach everyday. Leyla USED TO eat meat, but now she is a vegetarian.
USED TO ayrıca, şu anda geçerli olmayıp önceden geçerli olan durumlar için kullanılır. Examples: Hülya USED TO be fat, but now she is thin. Hakan USED TO live in Manisa. Cars USED TO be expensive. Berna USED TO be beautiful when she was young.
In the old days People USED TO listen to old radio. Now People use mp3 Players.
In the old days Women USED TO wash dirty clothes by hand. Now They use washing machines.
In the old days Photographers USED TO take photos with old machines. Now They use new technology.
In the old days People USED TO listen to gramophone records. Now They listen to CD players.
In the old days People USED TO travel by horse cars. Now They use sport cars.
In the old days Türkan Şoray USED TO have long hair. But now She has got short hair.
In the old days We USED TO watch Karagöz-Hacivat. But now We watch TV programmes.
In the old days We USED TO have abacuses. But now We have calculators.
In the old days We USED TO have telegraphes. But now We have mobile phones.