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Jaime García Hospital Juan Francisco Mascareñas González 1Bach D Teacher: Miss Pérez
Prepositions Some prepositions are: About, Along, Around Between, By, Down Examples of Movement Prepositions Of, On, Over, Under After, Before, During Since, For, Of, With Examples of Time Prepositions Without After, At, Among, On Behind, Between, In Examples of Place Prepositions In front of, Next to, Over/Above Under/Below
SPECIFIC USE OF SOME PREPOSITIONS 1) Time Prepositions Examples ``At´´ is used with hours At 14.00. o´clock i´m having lunch ``On´´is used with dates and week days On Friday I will go to the cinema ``In´´ is used with months and Seasons In summer I´ll go to the beach. ``Before´´is used with a done action I´ve done the homework before ``After´´ is used with a finished action I´ve went to the pub after my nap ``During´´is used when the action is being done He was killed during the speach
SPECIFIC USE OF SOME PREPOSITIONS 2) Place Prepositions Examples ``In´´ is used with cities, countries and places In Venice ``On´´is used when something is over something The tea pot is on the table ``At´´ is used when something is near something My chair is at the bed
3) Movement Prepositions: She ran … to the door (movement towards a specific destination) through the tunnel (from one side of an enclosed space to the other) across the road (from one side of an open space to the other) along the road (the length of the road) down the road (the length of the road) over the bridge (from one side of an open space to the other) off the stage round the track into the room. SPECIFIC USE OF SOME PREPOSITIONS
SOME EXERCISES Use the correct preposition in each case: a) I´m walking my dog ….. the road b) He is …….to come c) She did her homework ……him d) We have been eating …… 14.00 o´clock e) They are ….. the restaurant f) He passed ……. without even saying ``hello´´ g) The toy is …… the red carpet h) …. winter I´m going to the mountain
SOME MISTAKES He told to me that he liked it At the end we decided to go Jane was in the wedding They arrived to Paris without problems I went to Boston for visit a client She sat in front to us I had dinner when I came back to home Yesterday she phoned to the USA I counted them one to one Apart of this, everything’s fine He told me that he liked it IN the end we decided to go Jane was AT the wedding They arrived IN Paris without problems I went to Boston TO visit a client She sat in front OF us I had dinner when I came back home Yesterday she phoned the USA I counted them one BY one Apart FROM this, everything’s fine
Adverbs Modify: A verb An adjective Another adverb Types: Manner Place Time Frequency Purpose Order
Adverbs of manner: they answer the question HOW Easily, slowly, quickly, carefully… Ex. The train is coming very slowly: there was an accident Don't speak so quickly. I am trying to understand Put in the disk carefully in the cd rom
Adverbs of place: they answer the question WHERE Here, there, away, above, everywhere… Ex: Please wait here...He'll be here soon The Yeti lives right there....Behind those hills The casino is three miles away...Can we go by taxi?
Adverbs of time: they answer the question WHEN Now, early, late, soon, tomorrow, yesterday, today Ex: Speak now or shut up for ever... The doctor will be back soon See you tomorrow, students
Adverbs of frequency: they answer the question HOW OFTEN Always, sometimes, seldom, never, often, every day Ex: She often goes alone He never smokes cigarettes Helen takes the boat to the island every day
Adverbs of purpose: they answer the question WHAT FOR In order to, so that Ex: She gets up early to get there early He shops in several stores in order to get the best prices He is working very hard so that he can buy a good car
Adverbs of order: they answer the question IN WHAT ORDER First, at first, then, secondly, at last, finally Ex: First, she picked the red, then, he chose the blue one First of all, let me kiss your wife.... At last he came back...
Some exercises 1. He is a bad driver...He drives______. (well, badly, carefully). 2. The Beatles always played very_______. (loudly, well, incredibly) 3. Yesterday Argentina won 3-0. The Brazilian team played ________. (good, bad, badly) 4. Last night the weather was horrible....It rained. ________(heavy, heavily, fastly) 5. Take care....He drives_______!(carefully, carelessly, careless) BADLY WELL BADLY HEAVILY CARELESSLY