Agenda 1.Things people say… 2.Types of change 3.Source of change 4.Examples galore 5.Teaching Implications 6.What of the future?
1.There are less people here today than there were yesterday. 2.Due to bad weather, the event was cancelled. 3.And, later on, we’ll have some coffee. 4.I’d like to quickly tell you something. 5.You’ll get a free gift if you order today. 6.None of you are going to enjoy this. 7.Me and my mum always go shopping on Saturday. 8.It rained all day, so we had to put the party off. Things people say:
“Vicky’s like standing at the bus stop and I’m like, “What are you doing here?” “Vicky was standing at the bus stop and I said to her “What are you doing here?” Usage: Informal version of past continuous Usage: Informal; to introduce direct speech, often of a surprising or interesting nature.
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Some fashionable commonly used words and expressions that annoy… We have pan fried chicken and oven baked fish I’m lovin’ it At this moment in time, the meeting is still in progress Please enter your PIN number. Passengers are kindly requested to proceed to gate 15. Would you like cheese or ham? - Whatever! Here’s your meal. Enjoy!
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