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1 English Houghton Mifflin English Unit 5: Verbs Lesson 3: More Verbs in the PresentCreated by: Tamara V. Russell
2 Objectives Form the present tense of verbs ending in s, sh ch, and x. Form the present tense of verbs ending in a consonant and yChoose the correct present-tense verbProofread for the correct verb form
3 Warm-upWhich one of these sentences has something wrong with it? How can you fix it?Roscoe the Wonder Dog watch the children at the pool. Then he tries to jump into their tube!
4 LessonMost verb in the present end with –s when the subject is a singluar noun. Some verbs, though, end with –es instead of –s. Add –es to verbs that end with s, sh, ch, or x when they are used with a singular noun in the subject. Do not add –es when the noun in the subject is plural.SinglarPluralRob tosses a ball.The boys toss the ball.My grandfather fishes.The girls fish.Emily mixes the salad.Friends mix the salad.Mother watches us.People watch us.
5 Try it Out! The students (study, studies) history. Maria (reach, reaches) for more paper.Matt (try, tries) very hard.Roberto (guess, guesses) the correct answer.Tonya (finish, finishes) first.studyreachestriesguessesfinishes
6 On Your OwnRead the sentence. Write down the correct verb in each one.Ben _____ dinner. fixBen _____ his brother and sister to cook. teachBen _____ eggs and flour. mixHis sister _____ the potato skins. brushEric ______ the carrots. washThen his brother ______ them. dryfixesteachesmixesbrusheswashesdries
7 Tomorrow’s Lesson: Verbs in the Past Nice work!Tomorrow’s Lesson:Verbs in the Past