Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde This man is Danish. His name is Nils.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde This woman is Russian. Her names Olga.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde This girls Indian. Her name is Rashmi.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde This boy is Brazilian. His names Joaquim.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde This man is Danish. His name is Nils. This woman is Russian. Her names Olga. This girls Indian. Her name is Rashmi. This boy is Brazilian. His names Joaquim. his = il suo, la sua, i suoi, le sue di lui her = il suo, la sua, i suoi, le sue di lei
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde Hello. My names Mike. Whats your name? Hi, Mike. My names Ben, Ben Taylor. Whats your surname? Its Clarke.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde N.B.: la tua borsa = your bag le vostre borse = your bags i suoi documenti, sig.ra Verdi = your documents, Mrs Verdi i tuoi documenti, Barbara = your documents, Barbara il vostro tavolo = your table il tuo tavolo = your table il suo tavolo, sig. Bianchi = your table, Mr Bianchi. YOUR is kept in all these cases
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde I am from Chile = Im from Chile She is Nigerian = Shes Nigerian He is Japanese = Hes Japanese What is your name? = Whats your name? This girl is Indian = This girls Indian My name is Robert = My names Robert Si usano le contrazioni nellinglese parlato e nei testi scritti informali ma di solito non nei testi accademici o formali.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde Excuse me. Is your name Covino? No, it isnt. Its Pintor. And whats your first name, Mr Pintor? Andrea. Are you from Scotland, Silvia? No, Im not. My surnames MacTavish but Im English. Good morning, Ms Taylor. Good morning. But please call me Jennifer. Thank you, Jennifer. And my first names Luca.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde Hello. Are you American? No, we arent. Were Mexican. Is your first name English? No, it isnt. Padraig is an Irish name. Good morning, mommy. Good morning, Giulia. Or good afternoon. Its 2.30. Are Aubrey and Madelyn Mexican? No, they arent. They are from the United States.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde I am not = Im not you are not = you arent he is not = he isnt she is not = she isnt it is not = it isnt we are not = we arent you are not = you arent they are not = they arent
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde QUANDO INCONTRI QUALCUNOQUANDO LASCI UNA PERSONA Hello Hi (informal) Good morning Good afternoon Good evening Goodbye Bye/Bye-bye (informal) Good morning Good afternoon Good evening Good night MR., MRS., MISS, MS.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde WHY DO WE USE THE PRESENT SIMPLE? The Present Simple is used to express: 1. Habitual actions: I get up at 7.30 (HABIT) 2. A fact which is always true: Vegetarians dont eat meat. 3. A fact which is true for a long time: I live in Cagliari, Tom works in a bank (STATE)
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde SVO – I love pizza! SAnVO – I dont like pizza! ASVO? – Do you like veggies? She drives to work – She doesnt drive to work. He goes to the gym – He doesnt go to the gym. I have a brother – I dont have/ I havent got a brother NOT – I HAVENT A BROTHER!!! We make the negative with an auxiliary verb and a verb. YES – I havent got any scissors (possession)
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde Therefore, positive and negative forms: I / You / We / They live near here. I / You / We / They dont live near here. He/ She / It lives near here. He/ She / It doesnt live near here.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde Questions/ Interrogative Form: Where do I/ you/ we /they live? Where does she/ he /it live? Short answers: Do you like John? Yes, I do. Does she speak French? No, she doesnt.
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde Contractions: the verb do is normally contracted in the negative and negative interrogative: E.g. I dont work, he doesnt work, dont I work?, doesnt he work?
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde EXCEPTIONS (Spelling): 1.Verbs ending in ss, ch,sh x and o add es, instead of s alone, to form the third person singular: I kiss, He kisses I watch,he watches I go,She goes I finish, he finishes 2. When y follows a consonant we change the y into i and add es: I copy, he copies But verbs ending in y following a vowel obey the general rule: I say, he says
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde What/name?Name How old/?Age Work/study?Occupation Where/live?Town /have a car?Yes – No What languages/speak?Languages What music/like?Music What food/like?Food What sports/play?Play
Olga Denti, Luisanna Fodde pp. 16-25 students book (New English File Elementary) Write an informal email/letter and send it to email@example.com for correction (see example in the book, p. 25) firstname.lastname@example.org