2 PEOPLE’S PERSOANLITIES 1) It is very difficult to work with Ginabecause she doesn’t show heremotions…2) I can’t believe Tim likes to workon his vacations, he must be a…RESERVEDSCATTERBRAIN3) I like to work with John becausehe doesn’t get angry easily…4) I hate when people does nothingat all…SENSIBLELAZYBONES5) You better remind him aboutthe reports because he’s veryforgetful…JOYFUL6) Don’t invite Tim to the party,he doesn’t like parties…WORKAHOLIC7) Jonas knows many funny stories,he is very…FUNNY8) My boss is very mature, he neverdoes silly decisions…9) Harry is always smiling and sayspositive things, he’s very…EASYGOINGKILLJOY
3 SO, EXPLAIN IN YOUR OWN WORDS… A scatterbrainA killjoyA reserved personA workaholicA lazybonesA sensibleAn easy goingA funny personA joyful personis someone who…
4 PHRASAL VERBS 1 4 2 5 7 6 3 ___ a) Name someone after somebody else ___ b) Become extinct___ c) Chase, persue___ d) To have no more___ e) Take care___ f) Understand something___ g) To be similar, resemble141) I have to work andlook after the kids too?4) I think John takes afterhis father a lot!252) My neighbor’s dog alwaysruns after the postman5) If we keep building houses,many trees will die out!77) I can’t make outthese instructions!633) My baby’s name is Laquifa.I called her after my Mum!6) Muuuum!we ran out of cereal!
5 Simple Present Present Continous Vs SIMPLE PRESENT PRESENT CONTINOUS Activities right nowSorry, I am working nowI can’t talk to you!Temporary situationsMy sister is staying with us,as she is getting her house fumigatedFuture (agended)We are having a meeting tomorrowat 8 a.m.To express routinesEveryday I wake up at 5 and thenI go to work…FactsYou see la Silla Mountainin MonterreyTime-tableMy flight leaves at 8 p.m.
6 Like, Love, hate, want, need, STATIVE VERBSA few exceptions!Remember, these verbs describe a statethan an action. So, they do not havea continuous formVERBEXAMPLEMEANINGLookYou look tiredI’m looking for a bookFactSearch somethingFeelMy cat feels softHe is feeling sickTo be sickHaveI have a carHe’s having teaPossessionTo take somethingThinkI think this is niceI’m thinking of coffee todayOpinionConsiderTasteThe tea tastes goodShe’s tasting the soup ingredientsTryingLike, Love, hate, want, need,forget, remember, knowI just hateyou!I just loveyou!I want anotherkind of food!
7 Fill in the blanks using present continuous or present simple. 1. Excuse me, ______________ (you/speak) English? 2. Tom _____________ (have) a shower at the moment. 3. They _____________ (not/watch) television very often. 4. Listen! Somebody ___________ (sing) 5. She’s tired. She _________ (want) to go home. 6. How often ________________ (you/read) a newspaper? 7. Excuse me, but you ______________ (sit) in my place. Oh I’m sorry. 8. I’m sorry. I _________________ (not/understand). Please speak more slowly. 9.Where are you Roy? I am in the office. I _______________ (read) 10. What time __________________ (she/finish) work every day?do you speakis havingdon’t watchis singingwantsdo you readare sittingdon’t understandam readingdoes she finishChoose the best option.Listen! I am hearing / hear voices. I am thinking / think the children are having fun now.The boy doesn’t feel / isn’t feeling well so his mother is taking him to the doctor now.He is lying to me now. I am believing / don’t believe him.We look / are looking at the picture now but we don’t like / are liking it.My little daughter is loving / loves that old blue blanket, she carries it all the time!
8 PRESENT PERFECT DEFINITION It’s an action that started in the past and continue affecting our present.timePASTPRESENTSTRUCTUREperson+ HAVE / HAS + verb past participle
9 Irregular Verbs Regular Verbs Simple Form Past Past participle Am, is, areWasWereBeenGoWentGoneEatAteEatenMakeMadeDoDidDoneHavehadHadSimple FormPastPast participlePlayPlayedCallCalledReceiveReceivedNeedNeededWorkWorkedStudyStudied
10 DEFINITION I feel very tired! I have done this report for 5 hours! I have made corrections since 2 p.m.and it’s not ready!The boss has run this meetingsince 1p.m. and it’s 4 p.m.!We haven’t gotinternet signalat the officefor 12 hours, sir!
11 FINISHED OR UNFINISHED ACTIVITY This is to indicate or ask if an activityis finished or not.* Have you done the report yet?Yes, I have already done it.No, I haven’t done it yet.I haven’t receivedmy package yet!Why isn’t here?I don’t knowbut we have already sentit to you!
12 DESCRIBING PAST As this structure is a connection between the past and the present,we can use it also to describe past.They reported many problemslast week, sir.They have reportedmany problems, sir.(no time needed)
13 EXPERIENCE We can use it to describe experience using ever or never CEOA: Have you ever seenthe receptionist’s clothes?B: Yes, I have…I think is nice!A: Have you ever spoken to the CEO?B: No, I have never done that!Link to ex. 1Link to ex. 2
14 WHERE DO THEY BELONG? Now, make 2 examples on your own for each tense! everydaysinceevernowforalreadyevery morningyetalwaysoftenjust nowat the momentSIMPLE PRESENTPRESENT CONTINOUSPRESENT PERFECTNowNow, make 2 examples on your own for each tense!
15 MODALS SHOULD / OUGHT TO Recommendation HAVE TO Necessary to do MUST STRUCTUREMODAL verb insimple formMUSTObligationMUSTN’TProhibitionLitter is bad!We shouldn’t throwgarbage on the street!There is a lot of garbage!We have to recycle more!There are many endanger species!we mustn’t hunt them illegally!We must protectour forestsor we won’t havemore oxygen!