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Both, Neither, Either Presentation

  1. 1. BOTH, NEITHER, EITHER Grammar
  2. 2. WORK IN PAIRS. LOOK AT THE PHOTO AND DECIDE WHETHER THE STATEMENTS BELOW ARE TRUE OR FALSE. <ul><li>Both the mother and the daughter have curly hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Neither of them has red hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Both the father and the mother have fair hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Neither the son nor the daughter is happy. </li></ul><ul><li>The father looks either Latino or Italian. </li></ul><ul><li>Both the daughter and the son are teenagers. </li></ul><ul><li>It is either spring or summer. </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
  3. 3. WORK IN PAIRS. LOOK AT THE PHOTO AND DECIDE WHETHER THE STATEMENTS BELOW ARE TRUE OR FALSE. <ul><li>Both the mother and the daughter have curly hair. TRUE </li></ul><ul><li>Neither of them has red hair. TRUE </li></ul><ul><li>Both the father and the mother have fair hair. FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>Neither the son nor the daughter is happy. FALSE </li></ul><ul><li>The father looks either Latino or Italian. TRUE </li></ul><ul><li>Both the daughter and the son are teenagers. TRUE </li></ul><ul><li>It is either spring or summer. TRUE </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
  4. 4. WORK IN PAIRS. LOOK AT SENTENCES AND CHOOSE THE CORRECT WAY TO FINISH THE RULES BELOW. <ul><li>Both the mother and the daughter have curly hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Both the father and the mother have fair hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Both the daughter and the son are teenagers. </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net <ul><li>RULES for “both (… and)” </li></ul><ul><li>It refers to… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 people / things </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>more than 2 people / things </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Its meaning is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>exclusive (one or the other) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>inclusive (positive) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>inclusive (negative) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>When it is part of the subject, the verb is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>plural </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>singular </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. ANSWERS <ul><li>Both the mother and the daughter have curly hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Both the father and the mother have fair hair. </li></ul><ul><li>Both the daughter and the son are teenagers. </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net <ul><li>RULES for “both (… and)” </li></ul><ul><li>It refers to… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 PEOPLE / THINGS </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Its meaning is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>INCLUSIVE (POSITIVE) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>When it is part of the subject, the verb is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>PLURAL </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. WORK IN PAIRS. LOOK AT SENTENCES AND CHOOSE THE CORRECT WAY TO FINISH THE RULES BELOW. <ul><li>Neither of them has red hair . </li></ul><ul><li>Neither the son nor the daughter is happy. </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net <ul><li>RULES for “neither (… nor)” </li></ul><ul><li>It refers to… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 people / things </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>more than 2 people / things </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Its meaning is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>exclusive (one or the other) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>inclusive (positive) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>inclusive (negative) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>When it is part of the subject, if the “second” subject (“daughter” in the example) is singular the verb is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>plural </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>singular </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. ANSWERS <ul><li>Neither of them has red hair . </li></ul><ul><li>Neither the son nor the daughter is happy. </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net <ul><li>RULES for “neither (… nor)” </li></ul><ul><li>It refers to… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 PEOPLE / THINGS </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Its meaning is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>INCLUSIVE (NEGATIVE) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>When it is part of the subject, if the “second” subject (“daughter” in the example) is singular the verb is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SINGULAR </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. WORK IN PAIRS. LOOK AT SENTENCES AND CHOOSE THE CORRECT WAY TO FINISH THE RULES BELOW. <ul><li>The father looks either Latino or Italian. </li></ul><ul><li>It is either spring or summer. </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net <ul><li>RULES for “either (… or)” </li></ul><ul><li>It refers to… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 people / things </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>more than 2 people / things </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Its meaning is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>exclusive (one or the other) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>inclusive (positive) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>inclusive (negative) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>When it is part of the subject, if the “second” subject is singular, the verb is SINGULAR. </li></ul>
  9. 9. ANSWERS <ul><li>The father looks either Latino or Italian. </li></ul><ul><li>It is either spring or summer. </li></ul>Image: photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net <ul><li>RULES for “either (… or)” </li></ul><ul><li>It refers to… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 PEOPLE / THINGS </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Its meaning is… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>EXCLUSIVE (ONE OR THE OTHER) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>When it is part of the subject, if the “second” subject is singular, the verb is SINGULAR . </li></ul>

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