‘Used to’ is used to talk about a past habit or situation. It is form by taking the subject + used to + bare infinitive. Using ‘used to’ is a great way to refer to the past in the speaking paper and allow you to demonstrate your ability to talk about different periods of time.
Examiner: “Do you like going to the cinema?”
Candidate: “I used to love going to the cinema when I was young, but nowadays I prefer the comfort of watching a film at home on Netflix…”
I would always play tennis with my brother when we were kids
I always ………………………… tennis with my brother when we were kids