WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THESE SENTENCES? 1. I am a student. 5. He is a teacher. 2. You are a doctor. 6. He is a teacher. 3. We are engineers. 7. She is a nurse. 4. They are cooks / chefs. 8. It is a dog.
TO BE: PRESENT SIMPLE (AFFIRMATIVE)I AM HEYOU SHE ISWE ARETHEY IT
TO BE: PRESENT SIMPLE (NEGATIVE)I AM NOT HEYOU SHE IS NOT/WE ARE NOT/ ISN’TTHEY AREN’T IT
TO BE: PRESENT SIMPLE (INTERROGATIVE)Is she a teacher? Is he a doctor?No, she isn’t Yes, he is.
Are they engineers? Is he a doctor? Yes, They are. No, he isn’t.
Is she a nurse? Is it a cat?Yes, She is. No, it isn’t.
GRAMMAR AND VOCABULARY SUBJECT PRONOUNS 1. COMPLETE THE SENTENCES. USE SUBJECT PRONOUNS.1. Mr. Bean is British. __HE__ is from the UK.2. Madonna is American. _____ is from the USA. SHE3. My cousins are French. _____ are from France. THEY4. Mary and I are friends. _____ are American. WE5. _____ am from Mexico. I6. You are at school. _____ are students YOU TO BE: PRESENT SIMPLE 2. COMPLETE THE TEXT. USE THE CORRECT FORM OF TO BE. IS AM My name is 1. _____ Michael. I 2. _____ from London. London 3. _____ a IS AM IS big city. 4. _____ twelve years old and my sister Jill 5. _____ fourteen. We 6. _____ students at Brixton Secondary School. My parents 7. _____ ARE ARE ARE teachers. They 8. _____ from Scotland.
3. WRITE THE CORRECT INFORMATION. USE THE CONTRACTIONS.1. BRAD PITT IS GERMAN. 1. BRAD PITT ISN’T GERMAN. HE IS AMERICAN.2. BIG BEN IS IN MADRID. 2. BIG BEN ISN’T IN MADRID. IT IS IN LONDON.3. THE CAPITAL OF THE USA IS NEW YORK. 3. THE CAPITAL OF USA ISN’T NEW YORK. IT IS WASHINGTON D.C.4. “HI” AND “BYE” ARE WORDS IN FRENCH. 4. “HI” AND “BYE” AREN’T WORDS IN FRENCH. THEY ARE WORDS IN ENGLISH.5. CHRISTINA AGUILERA IS AUSTRALIAN. 5. CHRISTINA AGUILERA ISN’T AUSTRALIAN. SHE IS AMERICAN.6. DAVID AND VICTORIA BECKHAM ARE ITALIAN. 6. DAVID AND VICTORIA BECKHAM AREN’T ITALIAN. THEY ARE ENGLISH
4. COMPLETE THE QUESTIONS. THEN WRITE SHORT ANSWERS. IS SHE ISN’T. 1. _______ SHAKIRA FRENCH?______________ IS NO, HE ISN’T. 2. _______TOM HANKS ENGLISH?_______________ ARE NO I’M NOT. 3. _______YOU SIXTEEN YEARS OLD? ________________ ARE YES, THEY ARE. 4. _______ THE SIMPSONS AMERICAN? ______________ IS YES, IT IS. 5. _______ CHINESE A LANGUAGE _______________ ARE NO, I AM NOT. 6. _______ YOU FROM CANADA ______________
QUESTION WORDS: WHAT? WHERE? HOW?5. COMPLETE THE QUESTIONS. USE QUESTIONS WORDS AND THE CORRECTFORM OF TO BE. 1. WHAT IS your name? IS 2. WHAT nationality _____ Angelina Jolie? _____ HOW 3 . _____ old ____ you? ARE 4. WHERE _____ Serena and Venus Williams from? _____ ARE 5. WHAT _____ The capital of Portugal? _____ IS 6. “_____ _____ you?” “Fine, thanks.” HOW ARE
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