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Had better & Be supposed to Presentation

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Had better & Be supposed to Presentation

  1. 1. HAD BETTER & BE SUPPOSED TO GRAMMAR
  2. 2. HAD BETTER: MEANING (1) <ul><li>Work in pairs. Consider the following sentences and situations and decide if they’re expressing: </li></ul><ul><li>RECOMMENDATION </li></ul><ul><li>DESPERATE HOPE </li></ul><ul><li>WARNING </li></ul>You’d better take your umbrella with you today. <ul><li>RECOMMENDATION </li></ul><ul><li>Similar to “should” </li></ul><ul><li>Difference between “had better” and “should”: </li></ul><ul><li>“ Should”  General or specific situations </li></ul><ul><li>“ Had better”  Only specific situations </li></ul><ul><li>You should brush your teeth before you go to bed. (General) </li></ul><ul><li>We'd better/should get to the airport by five (Specific) </li></ul>
  3. 3. HAD BETTER: MEANING (2) <ul><li>RECOMMENDATION? </li></ul><ul><li>DESPERATE HOPE? </li></ul><ul><li>WARNING? </li></ul>That bus had better get here soon! DESPERATE HOPE
  4. 4. HAD BETTER: MEANING (3) <ul><li>RECOMMENDATION? </li></ul><ul><li>DESPERATE HOPE? </li></ul><ul><li>WARNING? </li></ul>You’ d better watch the way you talk to me in the future! WARNING
  5. 5. HAD BETTER: FORM
  6. 6. BE SUPPOSED TO: MEANING <ul><li>Work in pairs. Read the following sentences and answer the questions . </li></ul><ul><li>1. I’m supposed to tidy my room before I go to bed at night, but I always tidy it when I get up in the morning. </li></ul><ul><li>Does this person tidy the room at night? </li></ul><ul><li>2. I’m supposed to return these books by Friday, but I’m not sure whether I can. </li></ul><ul><li>Is this person going to return the books on time? </li></ul><ul><li>3. I was supposed to go to Cuba for a conference last year but then I got ill and couldn’t go. </li></ul><ul><li>Did this person attend the conference? </li></ul><ul><li>4. Wasn’t Tom supposed to be here for lunch? I wonder what’s happened to him! </li></ul><ul><li>Is Tom there for lunch? </li></ul>“ Be supposed to” is used to express that something is planned or intended to happen, but does not happen.
  7. 7. BE SUPPOSED TO: FORM
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