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GRAMMAR: SHE/HE or HER/HIS

When to use She / He or Her / His properly:

She 

+      VERB

HE 

Her 

+       NOUN 

His 

 

I.E. She likes dogs. (She + Verb ..)

He loves her. (He + Verb..)

I.E. Her dogs are cute. (Her + Noun ..)

His girlfriend is beautiful. (His + Noun ..)

THE WEATHER

  • Vocabulary: The weather

 

  1. Cold /kould/
  2. Hot /hot/
  3. Warm /wo:rm/
  4. Sunny /’sani/
  5. Snowy /’snouwi/
  6. Icy /’aisi/
  7. Windy /windi/
  8. Foggy /f’ogi/
  9. Cloudy /kl’audi/
  10. Rainy /’reini/

 

  • Answer the questions:

 

  1. What is the weather like?

It is  _______________________________________________ (weather)

  1. What is / are your favourite weather?

My favourite weather is / are _______________________________ (weather)

 

  1. Complete:
  • _ u _ _ _
  • W_ n _ y
  • C _ l _
  • I _ _
  • _ o _
  • F _ _ _ _
  • _ a _ _ _
  • _ _ o w _
  • C _ _ u _ _
  • W _ _ _

SUBJECT PRONOUNS + VERB TO BE

  • GRAMMAR: Subject pronouns

 

  1. I /ai/
  2. You /ju:/
  3. He /hi:/
  4. She /shi:/
  5. It /it/
  6. We /wi:/
  7. They /thei/

 

  • Verb to be: (Am, are or is)

 

  1. Am /aem/
  2. Are /ar/
  3. Is /iz/

 

  • Affirmative (+): Subject pronouns + Verb to be

 

  1. I am (I’m)
  2. You are (You’re)
  3. He is (He’s)
  4. She is (She’s)
  5. It is (It’s)
  6. We are (We’re)
  7. They are (They’re)

 

  • Negative (-): Subject prounoun + Verb to be + NOT

 

  1. I am not (I’m not)
  2. You are not (You aren’t)
  3. He is not (He isn’t)
  4. She is not (She isn’t)
  5. It is not (It isn’t)
  6. We are not (We aren’t)
  7. They are not (They aren’t)

 

  • YES / NO Question (?): Verb to be + Subject prounouns + ? (question mark)

 

  1. Am i?
  2. Are you?
  3. Is he?
  4. Is she?
  5. Is it?
  6. Are we?
  7. Are they?

 

  • Short answers:

 

  1. (+) Yes, I am / (-) No, I’m not
  2. (+) Yes, you are / (-) No, you aren’t
  3. (+) Yes, he is / (-) No, he isn’t
  4. (+) Yes, she is / (-) No, he isn’t
  5. (+) Yes, it is / (-) No, it isn’t
  6. (+) Yes, we are / (-) No, we aren’t
  7. (+) Yes, they are / (-) No, they aren’t

NUMBERS

Vocabulary: Numbers (1 to 99)

 

  • 0. Zero /z’irou/
  1. One /wun/
  2. Two /tu:/
  3. Three /thri:/
  4. Four /fo:r/
  5. Five /faiv/
  6. Six /siks/
  7. Seven /s’even/
  8. Eight /eit/
  9. Nine /nain/
  10. Ten /ten/
  11. Eleven /il’even/
  12. Twelve /twelv/
  13. Thirteen /the:rt’ti:n/
  14. Fourteen /f’o:rt’i:n/
  15. Fifteen /fift’i:n/
  16. Sixteen /sikst’i:n/
  17. Seventeen /sevent’i:n/
  18. Eighteen /’eiti:n/
  19. Nineteen /naint’i:n/
  20. Twenty /tw’enti/
  21. Twenty-one /tw’enti wun/
  22. Twenty-two /tw’enti tu:/
  23. Twenty-three /tw’enti thri:/
  24. Twenty-four /tw’enti fo:r/
  25. Twenty-five /tw’enti faiv/
  26. Twenty-six /tw’enti siks/
  27. Twenty-seven /tw’enti s’even/
  28. Twenty-eight /tw’enti eit/
  29. Twenty-nine /tw’enti nain/
  30. Thirty /th’u:rti/
  31. Thirty-one /th’u:rti wun/
  32. Thirty-two /th’u:rti tu:/
  33. Thirty-three /th’u:rti thri:/
  34. Thirty-four /th’u:rti fo:r/
  35. Thirty-five /th’u:rti faiv/
  36. Thirty-six /th’u:rti siks/
  37. Thirty-seven /th’u:rti s’even/
  38. Thirty-eight /th’u:rti eit/
  39. Thirty-nine /th’u:rti nain/
  40. Forty /f’o:rti/
  41. Forty-one /f’o:rti wun/
  42. Forty-two /f’o:rti tu:/
  43. Forty-three /f’o:rti thri:/
  44. Forty-four /f’o:rti fo:r/
  45. Forty-five /f’o:rti faiv/
  46. Forty-six /f’o:rti siks/
  47. Forty-seven /f’o:rti s’even/
  48. Forty-eight /f’o:rti eit/
  49. Forty-nine /f’o:rti nain/
  50. Fifty /f’ifti/
  51. Fifty-one /f’ifti wun/
  52. Fifty-two /f’ifti tu:/
  53. Fifty-three /f’ifti thri:/
  54. Fifty-four /f’ifti fo:r/
  55. Fifty-five /f’ifti faiv/
  56. Fifty-six /f’ifti siks/
  57. Fifty-seven /f’ifti s’even/
  58. Fifty-eight /f’ifti eit/
  59. Fifty-nine /f’ifti nain/
  60. Sixty /s’iksti/
  61. Sixty-one /s’iksti wun/
  62. Sixty-two /s’iksti tu:/
  63. Sixty-three /s’iksti thri:/
  64. Sixty-four /s’iksti fo:r/
  65. Sixty-five /s’iksti faiv/
  66. Sixty-six /s’iksti siks/
  67. Sixty-seven /s’iksti s’even/
  68. Sixty-eight /s’iksti eit/
  69. Sixty-nine /s’iksti nain/
  70. Seventy /s’eventi/
  71. Seventy-one /s’eventi wun/
  72. Seventy-two /s’eventi tu:/
  73. Seventy-three /s’eventi thri:/
  74. Seventy-four /s’eventy fo:r/
  75. Seventy-five /s’eventy faiv/
  76. Seventy-six /s’eventy siks/
  77. Seventy-seven /s’eventi s’even/
  78. Seventy-eight /s’eventi eit/
  79. Seventy-nine /s’eventi nain/
  80. Eighty /’eiti/
  81. Eighty-one /’eiti wun/
  82. Eighty-two /’eiti tu:/
  83. Eighty-three /’eiti thri:/
  84. Eighty-four /’eiti fo:r/
  85. Eighty-five /’eiti faiv/
  86. Eighty-six /’eiti siks/
  87. Eighty-seven /’eiti s’even/
  88. Eighty-eight /’eiti eit/
  89. Eighty-nine /’eiti nain/
  90. Ninety /n’ainti/
  91. Ninety-one /n’ainti wun/
  92. Ninety-two /n’ainti tu:/
  93. Ninety-three /n’ainti thri:/
  94. Ninety-four /n’ainti fo:r/
  95. Ninety-five /n’ainti faiv/
  96. Ninety-six /n’ainti siks/
  97. Ninety-seven /n’ainti s’even/
  98. Ninety-eight /n’ainti eit/
  99. Ninety-nine /n’ainti nain/

SPELLING: BRITS & AMERICANS WORDS

  • Different spelling but meaning and pronunciation will not change!

BRITISH           /        AMERICAN 

1. Centre         /           Center

2. Behaviour      /         Behavior

3. Humour      /       Humor

4. Authorise   /      Authorize

5.  Recognise     /        Recognize

6. Symbolise    /     Symbolize

7. Spelt        /      Spelled

8. Programme      /      Program

9 . Kerb         /       Curb

 

 

 

6 BOOK EXPRESSIONS

  1. Every trick in the book: It means you do everything to achieve something; 

i.e. I have tried every trick in the book to help you!

2. In my book: It means in my opinion;

e.g. I would not do that in my book.

3. By the book: It means follow the rules;

i.e. Soccer is played by the book.

4. Don’t judge a book by its cover! 

e.g. A) I am not going to eat it.  B) Don’t jugde a 

book by its cover. You have not even tried. Eat it.

5. Bookworm: It is a person who likes to read; 

i.e. I am a bookworm. I love to read!

6. Hit the books: It means ”study”. 

e.g. I have got to hit the books today. There is a text tomorrow!

 

VOCABULARY: JOB & WORK

  • For job or work:
  1. Temporary job: It means only a short contract;

i.e. For 3 months.

2. Permanent job: It means it can work till you decide whether you stay or not. 

e.g. I will work all my life.

  • (Temporary # Permanent) = opposite. 

3. Full-time job: It means it will usually work 35 hours a week. (Uk);

e.g. She will work in a full-time job here;

4. Part-time job: It will only be working a few hours a week.

i.e. I have got two jobs now because of working in a part-time job in the morning.

 

 

 

4 COMMOM MISTAKES

  1. Please! = In the wrong context. When giving or offering someone something.

i.e. I’II give it to her, please!!*

2. Forming questions incorrectly!

i.e. How is they?*

3. pronunciation ofTH‘!

i.e. I fink so.* ( = thing)

4. Mixing up Present perfect with Past Simple. 

i.e. I have been to Peru last year; *

e.g. I have went there. *

  • * It means that it is incorrectly.