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2. present tense verb be (+)

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2. present tense verb be (+)

  1. 1. TO BE Created by Javier González Marín
  2. 2. Present tense verb BE (+) <ul><li>Full form </li></ul><ul><li>I am your teacher. </li></ul><ul><li>You are in room 13. </li></ul><ul><li>He is James. </li></ul><ul><li>She is Marta. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a school. </li></ul><ul><li>We are students. </li></ul><ul><li>You are in Class two. </li></ul><ul><li>They are teachers/tables. </li></ul><ul><li>Contraction </li></ul><ul><li>I ’m your teacher. </li></ul><ul><li>You ’re in room 13. </li></ul><ul><li>He ’s James. </li></ul><ul><li>She ’s Marta. </li></ul><ul><li>It ’s a school. </li></ul><ul><li>We ’re students. </li></ul><ul><li>You ’re in Class two. </li></ul><ul><li>They ’re teachers/tables. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Present tense verb BE <ul><li>Use capital I. I ’m your teacher. NOT i’m. </li></ul><ul><li>You = singular and plural. </li></ul><ul><li>Use he for a man, she for a woman and it for a thing. </li></ul><ul><li>Use they for people and things. (plural) </li></ul><ul><li>Use contractions in conversation. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Present tense verb BE (-) Italian. Spanish. teachers. I ’m not You aren’t He/She/It isn’t We aren’t You aren’t They aren’t I am not You are not He/She/It is not We are not You are not They are not Contraction Full form
  5. 5. Present tense verb BE (-) <ul><li>Put not after the verb to make negatives. </li></ul><ul><li>You can also contract are not and is not like this: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You are not Italian. You ’re not Italian. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She is not Polish. She ’s not Polish. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Present tense verb BE (?) No, Yes, German? Russian? Polish? I ’m not . you aren’t . he/she/it isn’t . we aren’t . you aren’t . they aren’t . I am . you are . he/she/it is . we are you are . they are . Am I Are you Is he / she / it Are we Are you Are they
  7. 7. Present tense verb BE (?) <ul><li>In questions, put be before you , he , etc. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Are you Spanish? NOT You are Spanish ? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Where are you from? NOT Where you are from ? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Don’t use contractions in short answers. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Are you Scottish ? Yes, I am . NOT Yes, I’m . </li></ul></ul>

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