TASK ONE [3 mins] [Have a piece of paper, your book and a pen on your desk. Please keep your books closed.] “had”. / had Listen to the text. Count how many times you hear the word “had”. Make a / every time you hear the word had //
Task two Open your books to pages 96, and 9 7. Read and count the word had. Check to see you were right
Task three Read the text on pages 96 and 97 again. Underline the two words that come after had. The circle the word after had that is a verb or action
TASK FOUR Read this sentence and answer the questions. “I had played soccer since I was three.” When did he start playing soccer? When did he stop playing soccer?
TASK Five Read this sentence and answer the questions. “By the winter of ninth grade, I had discovered several exciting sports....” Did he discover the exciting sports before or during the winter of the ninth grade? Which happened before? The discovery or the winter of the ninth grade?
TASK Six Read page 101. Find and underline more examples of the same kind of sentence
TASK Seven In each sentence you found, two things happened in the past. Which action happened before the other action? Think about it and tell each other
TASK seven b Before before now Before now now Had become became Had happened happened Had ridden rode Had learned learned
TASK Eight Do the task 2. Practice the rule part 2 on page 100. Remember to think What happened before now? What happened before before now?