Adverbs of frequency always sometimesusually occasionallynormally seldomgenerally rarely often hardly ever never
The position of adv in a sentence.1. Goes before a main verb. Subject + adverb + main verb I usually get up at about 10 o’clock. I often have dinner with my friends.
2. Goes after the verb to be. Subject + verb to be + adverb (is, am, are, was, were) They are never paint a picture. She isnt usually clean her room.
Text 3Interviewer: Welcome to this week’s “life of a star”, the program where we ask a famous person about his or her daily life. our guest today is artist Tony Walters. welcome to the show, tony.Tony: Thanks. it’s great to be here.Interviewer: So, tell us a little about your daily life. What time do you get up in the morning?Tony: Well, I sleep quite late. I usually get up at about 10 o’clock. first, I walk my dog.Interviewer: Oh, you have got a dog, have you?Tony: Yes…Anyway, I walk the dog, and then I have coffee and read my morning newspaper.
Interviewer: So what time do you start work, Tony?Tony: I start painting at 11 o’clock, and I stop for lunch at 2 o’clock. After lunch, I watch the news on TV.Interviewer: Do you only work for three hours a day, then?Tony: Of course not! I start work again at 4 o’clock, and I paint until about 6 o’clock.Interviewer: What happens at 6 o’clock? Tony: Well, I stop painting, and I wash my paint brushes carefully and put everything away.Interviewer: And then? Do you have dinner?
Tony: Yes, at about half past seven. I often have dinner with my friends, we sit and talk afterwards. I usually go to bed at about half past eleven.Interviewer: Let me ask you something, Tony---do you enjoy your life?Tony: Oh, yes! I like the way I live. It makes me feel good.Interviewer: Tony, thank you very much for joining us.Tony: Thank you.Interviewer: That was Tony Walters, one of our most famous young artists. Next week, “Life of a star” talks to new TV sensation Alona Gibson.
- Does Tony usually get up at 10 o’clock? Yes, he does.- What does he often do at half past seven? He often have dinner with his friends.- What does Tony do after his lunch? He watches the news on TV.
Make a group of four people. Eachgroup thinks about the word fromthe definition and fills in the sentencecorrectly. Then put the word into thecrossword box, the group thatfinishes first is the winner.