Reference: English for All Times (EFAT), p. 4. Don–Don: Have you been to Pangasinan? Rico: No, I haven’t. Don-Don : My family will visit our relatives this weekend. Do you want to go with us? Rico : Yes, I do. Then what are we going to do there? Don-Don : We’ll go swimming. Can you swim? Rico : Yes, I can. That’s good! Don – Don : Right! Pangasinan is known for its clean and beautiful beaches.
Comprehension Check-Up. Who are having a dialogue? Where will the family of Don – Don go in the coming weekend? Who are they going to visit it Pangasinan? What other plans are they going to do? Did Don-Don invite Rico to join them? Why do you thing Don-Don invited Rico? If you where Rico are you also going to invite your friend to join you on your family outing?
Activity 1. Identify the correct intonation for the following. Write an arrow up ( ) for rising intonation and an arrow down ( ) for falling intonation. 1. Farming is our chief industry. 2. Is the report interesting? 3. Everybody contributed to the report. 4. We will welcome comments after our report. 5. Did I learn mush from the report? 6. Is he coming for the report? 7. Her report is about fishing. 8. She learned much from her report. 9. Are you ready with your report? 10. I will give my report tomorrow.
REMEMBER Use a falling intonation if the sentence is a statement or answer to question. Use a rising intonation for a question answerable by yes or a no.
Evaluation 1. Copy the sentences and put the arrow point to show the correct intonation to use. 1. Is that a movie? 2. This is a wholesome movie for the family. 3. What is it all about? 4. It is an adventure story. 5. Do you like to see it?
Assignment 1. Write 2 statements and 3 yes/no questions. Put the appropriate arrow points to show the correct intonation to use after the sentence.