An action that took place in the past but doesn’t continue in the present:
I didn’t use to do much exercise. Now I train almost everyday.
I used to eat animal products, but now I don’t because I turned vegan.
For actions that you have adapted to or that you are accustomed to:
I am used to speaking in English. I don’t feel uncomfortable.
I am not used to speaking in Japanese.I think my pronunciation might be wrong.
For action that you will get habituated to by frequent repetition or prolonged exposure:
He doesn’t like his new apartment, but he’ll get used to it.
She won’t get used to her new cellphone if she doesn’t use it!
I got used to the new class. I usually adapt well to new people.
Links to practice:
- http://baladre.info/english/sedaviwebfront/usedto.htm http://www.ecenglish.com/learnenglish/lessons/i-used-vs-i-am-used/