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Ch. 2 Simple Present Tense

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Ch. 2 Simple Present Tense

  1. 1. Simple Present Tense Verbs Chapter 2 Section 1 p.44
  2. 2. Verbs have “tenses” <ul><li>Show the time </li></ul><ul><li>Tell if the action continues </li></ul><ul><li>Signal the completion of an action </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>‘ I run’ is present tense, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>'I ran‘ is past tense </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>‘ I will run’ is future tense </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>My colleague and I agree that “I am going to run” is ____________ tense. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. Simple Present Tense <ul><li>Express habits </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Habits are usual activities. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Habits are activities that you do every day. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>I brush my teeth. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He smokes too much. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 5. Subject Pronouns they He, She, It 3 rd Person Speaker talks about someone/something else You You 2 nd Person The speaker talks to the person doing the action we I 1 st Person The person speaking does the action Plural Singular
  5. 6. Subject Pronouns 3 rd Person Speaker talks about someone/something else 2 nd Person The speaker talks to the person doing the action 1 st Person The person speaking does the action Plural Singular
  6. 7. 1 st Person <ul><li>Singular </li></ul><ul><ul><li>I talk. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Plural </li></ul><ul><ul><li>We talk. </li></ul></ul>
  7. 8. 2 nd Person <ul><li>Singular </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You talk. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Plural </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You talk. </li></ul></ul>
  8. 9. 3 rd Person <ul><li>Singular </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He (she, it) talks. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Plural </li></ul><ul><ul><li>They talk. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. Key Concept <ul><li>3 rd Person Singular </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Add –s to the present tense verb </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She talks. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He talks. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It talks. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 11. Subject Pronouns They talk. He talks. She talks. It talks. 3 rd Person You talk. You talk. 2 nd Person We talk. I talk. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  11. 12. Adding –s Quiz <ul><li>DIRECTIONS </li></ul><ul><li>Change the following simple present tense verbs to the third person singular form. </li></ul><ul><li>Start </li></ul><ul><ul><li>starts </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Carry </li></ul><ul><ul><li>carries </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Help </li></ul><ul><ul><li>helps </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Stretch </li></ul><ul><ul><li>stretches </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Press </li></ul><ul><ul><li>presses </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Buy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>buys </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Push </li></ul><ul><ul><li>pushes </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Flex </li></ul><ul><ul><li>flexes </li></ul></ul>
  12. 13. Irregular Singular Verbs Have/Has They have. 3 rd Person You have. You have. 2 nd Person We have. I have. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  13. 14. Irregular Singular Verbs Have/Has They have. He has. She has. It has. 3 rd Person You have. You have. 2 nd Person We have. I have. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  14. 15. Irregular Singular Verbs Do/Does They do. 3 rd Person You do. You do. 2 nd Person We do. I do. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  15. 16. Irregular Singular Verbs Do/Does They do. He does. She does. It does. 3 rd Person You do. You do. 2 nd Person We do. I do. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  16. 17. Irregular Singular Verb Go/Goes They go. 3 rd Person You go. You go. 2 nd Person We go. I go. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  17. 18. Irregular Singular Verb Go/Goes They go. He goes. She goes. It goes. 3 rd Person You go. You go. 2 nd Person We go. I go. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  18. 19. The Simple Present Tense: Negative They do not drink. 3 rd Person You do not drink. You do not drink. 2 nd Person We do not drink. I do not drink. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  19. 20. The Simple Present Tense: Negative They do not drink. He does not drink. She does not drink. It does not drink. 3 rd Person You do not drink. You do not drink. 2 nd Person We do not drink. I do not drink. 1 st Person Plural Singular
  20. 21. The Simple Present Tense: Negative <ul><li>Contractions </li></ul><ul><li>Do not </li></ul><ul><li>Does not </li></ul><ul><li>People _______ use contractions when they speak. </li></ul><ul><li>People ______ use contractions when they write. </li></ul>
  21. 22. The Simple Present Tense: Negative <ul><li>Contractions </li></ul><ul><li>Do not </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t </li></ul><ul><li>Does not </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t </li></ul><ul><li>People usually use contractions when they speak. </li></ul><ul><li>People often use contractions when they write. </li></ul>
  22. 23. Notes: 1/13/9 <ul><li>Simple Present Tense: Negative </li></ul><ul><li>Subject + do not/does not + main verb . </li></ul><ul><ul><li>We do not (don’t) drink coffee. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She does not (doesn’t) drink coffee. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The Simple Present: Yes/No Questions </li></ul><ul><li>Do/Does + main verb ( simple form) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Do you like coffee? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Does Bob like coffee? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>DON’T BE RUDE! </li></ul>
  23. 24. Notes: 1/13/9 <ul><li>Simple Present Tense: Negative </li></ul><ul><li>_____ + ____ + _____. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>We _________ drink coffee. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She ________ drink coffee. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The Simple Present: Yes/No Questions </li></ul><ul><li>_______+ _______ ( simple form) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>______ you like coffee? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>______ Bob like coffee? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>DON’T BE RUDE! </li></ul>
  24. 25. 2-10 (Review) 01/20/09 <ul><li>The Simple Present: Yes/No Questions </li></ul><ul><li>_______ + _______+ ______ </li></ul><ul><li>_____ I like coffee? </li></ul><ul><li>_____ Ann speak French? </li></ul>
  25. 26. 2-11 01/20/09 <ul><li>The Simple Present: </li></ul><ul><li>Asking Information Questions With Where </li></ul><ul><li>(____) _____ + _____+ _____ </li></ul><ul><li>Where _____ they live? </li></ul><ul><li>Where _____ Gina live? </li></ul>
  26. 27. 2-12 01/20/09 <ul><li>The Simple Present: Asking Information Questions with When and What Time </li></ul><ul><li>____ _____ + _____+ _____ </li></ul><ul><li>____ _____ + _____+ _____ </li></ul><ul><li>When _____ you go to class? </li></ul><ul><li>What time ____ you go to class? </li></ul><ul><li>At nine o’clock. </li></ul><ul><li>When _____ Anna eat dinner? </li></ul><ul><li>What time _____ eat dinner? </li></ul><ul><li>At six P.M. </li></ul><ul><li>The frequency adverb _____ comes immediately _____ the subject in a question. </li></ul><ul><li> _____ + _____ + _____ + _____ </li></ul><ul><li>What time do you usually go to class? </li></ul>
  27. 28. 2-13 Summary: Information Questions with Be and Do 01/23/09 <ul><li>Q-Word + Be + Subject </li></ul><ul><li>Where _____ Thailand? </li></ul><ul><li>Where _____ your books? </li></ul><ul><li>When _____ the concert? </li></ul><ul><li>What ____ your name? </li></ul><ul><li>What time _____ it? </li></ul><ul><li>Q-Word + Do/Does + Subject + Main Verb </li></ul><ul><li>Where _____ you live? </li></ul><ul><li>What time _____ the plane arrive? </li></ul><ul><li>What _____ monkeys eat? </li></ul><ul><li>When _____ Bob study? </li></ul>
  28. 29. Exercise 36
  29. 30. Exercise 36 <ul><li>(13) Snakes eat all sorts of things. (14) Eggs are a favorite food of many snakes. (15) When a snake eat an egg, the snake first curl around the egg. (16) It don’t want the egg to roll away. (17) Then the snake open its mouth and move the egg into its throat. (18) It squeeze the egg with muscles in its neck. (19) The egg break and go into the snake’s stomach. (20) Then the snake spit out the eggshell. (21) Snakes love to eat eggs. </li></ul>
  30. 31. Exercise 37 <ul><li>(Anita, go) ____________ to her uncle’s house every day. </li></ul><ul><li>(monkeys, eat) ___________ insects? </li></ul>
  31. 32. Exercise 37 <ul><li>A: I usually (remember, not) _________ my dreams. (you remember) __________ your dreams? </li></ul><ul><li>B: Sometimes. I often (write) ________ my dreams down as soon as I wake up. I (like) ________ to think about my dreams. I (try) ________ to understand them. </li></ul>
  32. 33. Exercise 37 <ul><li>4. I (understand, not) ___________ my brother. He (have, not) __________ a job or a place to live. He (sleep) ________ at his friend’s apartments. He ( take, not) _______ care of himself. I (worry) ______ about him all the time. </li></ul>
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