In this lesson, we look at using used to to describe past activities or things that we are familiar with. Take the test at the end to test your knowledge.
We use used to + infinitive to describe something that we did or something that often happened in the pat that we no longer do.
She used to be the smartest in the class.
I used to play football once a week until my injury.
Where did you used to live?
Structure: used to + infinitive
be used to / get used to
We use to be used to when we want to show that we are familiar with something.
She‘s used to running long distance, she trains everyday
I‘m not used to driving an automatic car.
I have lived here for 5 years so I am used to the weather
To get used to something, shows that you are currently learning about the process, and becoming familiar.
I am getting used to it but it is not easy.
It took me a while to get used to the new pprocess
Structure: Be used to/get used to + noun/gerund