Presentation on theme: "Focus On Grammar 2 (3rd edition)"— Presentation transcript:
1 Focus On Grammar 2 (3rd edition) Chapter 1: Present TenseBE(to be or not to be; that is the question)
2 Forms Singular Plural First I am We are Second You are Third He is, She is, it isThey are
3 Contractions Singular Plural First I am = I’m NOT for short answers We are = we’reSecondYou are = You’reNOT [your]ThirdHe is, She is, it is =He’s, She’s, it’sNOT [its]They are = They’reNOT [There]
4 Chapt. 2: Negatives (NOT) (NOT goes after the BE verb) SingularPluralFirstI am not = I’m notWe are not = we’re notSecondYou are not =You’re notOR You aren’tThirdHe is not, She is not, It is not =He’s not, She’s not , it’s notOR He isn’t, She isn’t, it isn’tThey are not= They’re notOR They aren’t
5 Yes/No Questions with BE (Move the BE in front of the Subject) I am a student.Am I a student?2ndYou are a student.?3rdShe is a student.We are students.You are students.They are students.
6 Chapter 3: Past Tense of BE SingularPluralFirstI was a student.We were students.SecondYou were a student.You were students.ThirdHe was a student.She was a student.It was a movie.They were students.
7 Yes/No PAST Questions with BE (Move the BE in front of the Subject) I was a student.Was I a student?2ndYou were a student.?3rdShe was a student.We were students.You were students.They were students.
8 Past Negatives (NOT) (NOT goes after the BE verb) SingularPluralFirstI was not = I wasn’tWe were not = we’re notSecondYou were not = You weren’tThirdHe was not = He wasn’tShe was not = She wasn’tIt was not = It wasn’tThey were not = They weren’t
9 Past Contractions (no past positive contractions) only contract with NOT I was a student.I wasn’t a student.You were a student.You weren’t a student.She was a student.She wasn’t a student.We were students.We weren’t students.You were students.You weren’t students.They were students.They weren’t students.