2 Verb to be: (am, is, are) (was, were) I amHe - She - It is Present TenseYou - We - They are
3 I am a teacherHe is a studentShe is a girlWe are doctors
4 Contraction/short form No Contractions/long formContraction/short formI am a teacher.He is a doctor.She is from SpainIt is a camel.We are girls.I’m a teacher He’s a doctorShe’s from Spain It’s a camel. We’re from Saudi Arabia
5 Exercise: Fill in these sentences with the correct verb (am, is, are ) (1) He a teacher.(2) They friends.(3) I a nurse.(4) You a student.(5) We happy.(6) It a tree.(7) She a doctor.
6 The answers: (1) He ......... is ........... a teacher. (He’s) (2) They are friends. (they’re)(3) I am a nurse. (I’m)(4) You are a student. (You’re)(5) We are happy. (We’re)(6) It is a tree. (It’s)(7) She is a doctor (She’s)
7 Yes/no questions with verb to be She is a nurse.Is she a nurse? Yes, she isNo, she isn’tHe is a student.Is he a student ? Yes, he isNo, he isn’t
8 Wh- Question Question word Verb (be) The pronoun Where is He She it From?whereareWeYoutheyfrom?amI
9 “Possessive adjectives’’ are used to show ownership or possession. Subject pronounPossessive adjectiveImyyouyourhehissheherititsweourtheytheir
10 For example: I own a laptop. = It is my laptop. You own this computer = It is your computer.Ahmad has a car. = It is his car.Nora lives in this house. = It is her house.We created this website. = It is our website.
11 Possessive (‘s) The book of the teacher = the teacher’s book The book of the teacher is big= the teacher’s book is big