I N S E D U A R D F O N T S E R E4 R T BY E A R 2 0 1 2 – 1 3G R O U P : _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _Exam Corrections Ice Age II
TASK Download this presentation in your notebook Correct as many sentences as you can. There is oneincorrect sentence from each of you Upload it to the wiki again before the end of theclass.https://fluwiki.wikispaces.com/Error+correction+exercise Do not forget to CHANGE THE TITLE: Write thenames of your group, and the members who worked inthis If someone was missing, or did not contribute, youshould NOT write his/her name
Teacher tip Remember you can use some of these sentences foryour Learning Diary!
ExampleError Correction ExplanationEllie I like Mannie Ellie LikeS Mannie A sentence cannot havetwo subjectsThe 3rd person singularneeds an S in presentsimple
ErrorP Correction ExplanationParis Hilton is a girl verybeautifulParis Hilton is a verybeautiful girl.The adjective is placedbefore the noun.
Error Correction ExplanationSid it is a lazy Sid is a Lazy. No need to put a pronounif you put a noun.
Error Correction ExplanationIce Age II to start whenthe ice “se descongela”Ice Age II start when theice thawed.“Se descongela” isspanish.“To” don’t use.
Error Correction ExplanationEllie think she possums Ellie thinks that she is apossum.The noun need the “is”and “a”.The sentence needs tohave "that" for to makesense.
Error Correction ExplanationSid loves sing and talk toomuchSid loves sing and talk. "Love" is the maximumamount like something,so, no need the "toomuch".
Error Correction ExplanationDiego, Mannie and Sid isgood friend.Diego, Mannie and Sidare good friends.It’s in plural.
Error Correction ExplanationAt first sight he is a lot ofkind.At first sight he is a lot ofkind.“A lot of” is for countableor uncountable.
Error Correction ExplanationIn the Ice Age II have avery characters.In Ice Age II there aremany characters.It’s more appropriate toput "there are" than"have"
Error Correction ExplanationManny search her herd. Manny search his herd. Manny is a man. But“her” is for female. So“his” is for male.
Error Correction ExplanationI’m a prey of the love. I’m a prey of love. No need put “the”.
Error Correction ExplanationEllie she very confused Ellie is very confused. If we already had "Ellie"is a silly thing put "she",because somehow, it ’sthe same.If we set "is" the sentencemakes more sense.
Error Correction ExplanationYou prefer either a icecream or a rattle snakes.You prefer either icecream or rattle snakes.“A” is for nounscountable.
Error Correction ExplanationEither study english fornext day or play PS3Either Study english orplay PS3 for next day.The time you placed atthe end.
Error Correction ExplanationEllie she is shy and thinksthat it is a possumEllie is shy and thinksthat she is a possum.This person put a twonouns.It is for of objects, andshe is a animal.
Error Correction ExplanationMany is fat but and Ellielike.Manny is fat but Ellielikes that.“but” with “and” isharmful to eyes.
Error Correction ExplanationPossums are heavies. The possums are heavies. In this case,we put “the”initally for be a spellingrule.
Error Correction ExplanationManny is a bad becausenot have family.Manny is bad because hehavent family.Need a pronom after ofbecause.Bad can’t have “a”because don’t is a noun, isa adjective.
Error Correction ExplanationMannie and Ellie they arevery bigMannie and Ellie are verybig.If there are "Mannie andEllie" already dontnecessary "they" becauseit’s practically the same.
Error Correction ExplanationDiego a fraid of water Diego have afraid ofwater.“afraid” goes along.We have to put "have" togive reasoning to thesentence.
Error Correction ExplanationHis friends areintelligents and not speakwith he.His friends areintelligents and don’tspeak with him.It’s more correct to put"do" than "not“.In these situations, weput "him" not “He”.