May I Take Your Order


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May I Take Your Order

  1. 1. May I Take Your Order ? Short Responses (So, too, either, neither) Modal Verb to request or order in a restaurant By Profr. José Ma. Jaramillo Salazar. April, 2008
  2. 2. What kind of food do you like ? Salty Chips French Fries Pop corns Nachos
  3. 3. Greasy Hamburger Hot Dog Fried Chicken Tacos Fast Food
  4. 4. Hamburger Hot Dog Sandwich Pizza
  5. 5. Pie Muffin Cake Ice cream cone Rich
  6. 6. Healthy Cereal Salad Fish Soup
  7. 7. So and too <ul><li>We can use So and Too to agree with a positive sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>So is used at the beginning of the sentence. (So + do/am/can + I) </li></ul><ul><li>Too is used at the end of the sentence (I + do/am/can + too) </li></ul><ul><li>Affirmative sentences </li></ul><ul><li>I live near here. </li></ul><ul><li>I like fast food a lot. </li></ul><ul><li>I am smart. </li></ul><ul><li>I can speak English. </li></ul><ul><li>I love healthy food. </li></ul><ul><li>I am crazy about mexican food. </li></ul><ul><li>I can play the piano. </li></ul>Agree responses So do I / I do too So do I / I do too So am I / I am too So can I / I can too So do I / I do too So am I / I am too So can I / I can too Disagree responsees Really? I don’t sorry I don’t like it very much Oh, I’m not so good. Wow! I can’t do it. Yuck! I hate it. Really? I’m not in the mood for it. Ups! I can’t play any instrument.
  8. 8. Neither and Either <ul><li>We can use neither and either to agree with a negative sentence. </li></ul><ul><li>Neither is used at the beginning of the sentence. (Neither + do/am/can + I) </li></ul><ul><li>Either is used at the end of the sentence (I + don’t/am not/can’t + either) </li></ul><ul><li>Affirmative sentences </li></ul><ul><li>I don’t like fast food a lot. </li></ul><ul><li>I can’t speak English. </li></ul><ul><li>I don’t eat healthy food. </li></ul><ul><li>d) I am crazy about mexican food. </li></ul>Agree responses Neither do I / I don’t either Neither can I / I can’t either Neither do I / I don’t either Neither am I / I’m not either Disagree responsees Really? I love it Wow! I can do it. Really? I’m eat every day Ups! I’m not hungry
  9. 9. <ul><li>Let’s practice! Complete with short responses </li></ul><ul><li>I hate working on Saturdays ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I can’t skate boarding. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I love salty food. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I never clean my room. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I’m very tired. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I don’t exercise a lot. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I have breakfast every morning ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I listen the class carefully ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I prefer pizza with soda. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I rather go to a mexican restaurant. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I hate healthy food. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I can’t eat spicy food a lot. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I’m very good at cooking. ______________________ </li></ul><ul><li>I haven’t eaten cake. ______________________ </li></ul>
  10. 10. May I Take Your Order ? What do you find in a menu?
  11. 11. Salad Bread Spaghetti Soup Fish Fried Chicken Food
  12. 12. Corn dog French fries Hamburger Hotdog Pizza Sandwich
  13. 13. Taco Cereal Bacon and eggs Rice Steak
  14. 14. Soda Drinks Milk Juice Water Lemonade Iced tea
  15. 15. Beer Milk Shake Hot chocolate Tea Coffee Wine
  16. 16. Desserts Jello Peanuts Pudding Nachos Potato chips Chocolate bar
  17. 17. Pie Doughnut Cake Ice cream cone Ice cream bar Muffin
  18. 18. “ Modal verbs would and will for request” When you go to a restaurant or when you need to ask something in a polite way, you can use: I would like ( I’d like ) I will have ( I’ll have ) I’d like a large soda with ice. I’ll have a piece of strawberry pie. I’d like fish with french fries, please I’ll have the soup to start
  19. 19. What would you like to order? I’d like an steak with rice. I’ll have an steak with rice. Would you like something to drink? I’d like a glass of iced tea. I’ll have a cup of coffe, please. What would you like for dessert? I’d like a chocolate cake. I’ll have some ice cream. I’d like a vanilla ice cream, please. I’ll have some strawberry ice cream. What flavor would you like?
  20. 20. Let’s practice with some copies!
  21. 21. Ready? Well practice in your book! Sure? Do you understand?