Touchstone 3AUnit1


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Touchstone 3AUnit1

  1. 1. UNIT 1 THE WAY WE ARE Introducction. In Unit 1, you learn how to…… • Use manner and adjectives to talk about people’s behaviour and personality • Use adverbs like extremely to make adjectives and adverbs stronger • Add prefixes to adjective to make opposites • Use always with a continous verb to decribe individual habits • Use at least to point out the positive side of a situation.
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  4. 4. d Manner adverbs vs adjectives Structure verb + manner adverb Example I drive carefully in the city. Structure adjective + noum Example I´m a impatient person 
  5. 5. Regular adverbs (Add ly) Patient patiently Careful carefully Easy easily Automatic automatically Irregular adverbs Good well Late late Fast fast Hard hard 
  6. 6. u  In conversation the most common-ly manner adverbs are quickly, easily, differently, automatically, slowly, properly, badly, strongly, and carefully.
  7. 7. a  Circle the correct words 1. 2. 3. 4. I listen to people carefully / careful. I’m a quiet/ quietly person. I get impatient/ impatiently in long lines. I take school and work seriously/ serious
  8. 8. c  Describe a People do you admire My mom is Blanca. She’s incredibly friendly and totally honest, she always help to the other people. She hate the lies and the people dishonest, but my mom always is reliable and geneourus I think so my mom is the best in the world
  9. 9. d Adverbs before adjectives and adverbs Rulers  Use incredibly, extremely, very, really, so, pretty, and fairly to make some adjectives and adverbs stronger. Example She’s incredibly generous He’s very reliable She’s a extremely friendly
  10. 10. Rulers Use absolutely or really (but not very) with adjectives that are already very strong. Example She’s really fanatastic He’s absolutelly marvelous Rulers The expression at all makes negative stronger Example He’s not unfriendly at all 
  11. 11. Rulers Completely and totally mean 100% Example He’s completely friendly My mom’s completely reliable Adjectives prefixes Patient impatien Considerate insconsiderate Friendly unfriendly Reliable unreliable Honest dishonest Organized disorganized 
  12. 12. f  In conversation people use really and pretty much more often in conversation than in writting
  13. 13. f  The expression always is use for describing individual habits Structure Subject+to be + always+ verb ing + complement Example: I’m always learning English
  14. 14. f  The expression at least can use to point out the positive side of a situation. Example: Yeah,at least she apologizes. My girlfrien never says she’s late
  15. 15. f  Your personal profile Example: 1. I was born in Riobamba 2. I study in Unach 3. I cant be very competitive 4. I cant be very friendly