Advanced 1, CEP Instructor: Francisca Morales
Error Correction Thefollowingsentenceswereeitherheard in classorpostedontheclasswebsite. Can youfindthemistake?
“Protesters are not agree with people who eat meat.” “Those people who was against the festival protested.” “How is your weekends?” “Here is my examples”
“Protesters DOnot agree with people who eat meat.” “Those people who WEREagainst the festival protested.” “How is your weekendX?” “Here AREmy examples”
Present Simple • "NYC Restaurant WeekgoesfromJuly 21st throughAugust15th” (Gessica) • I love New York (Asami) • Sale and promotionalitemsaren'treturnable (Yuka) • Trainsoperatebetween South Ferry and 137 St (Sawako)
PresentProgressive • We'rehelpingsmallbusiness in a bigway (Gessica) • I'mlovingit(Asami) • I'mturning 10 thisyear.(Yuka) • Kate Middleton and Kim Kardashian are lookingtohavesecondchildren (Sawako)
DoubtfulExamples? PRESENT SIMPLE • Stand Clear Of TheClosingDoorsPlease. PRESENT PROGRESSIVE • Thesolutionisshowinggratitude
A B I have lived in Egypt allmylife I lived in Egypt for five years when I was young
Does he stilllive in Egypt? • Which of thesesentenceswouldtheotherpersonrespond? “Did you ever eat kebab?” “Haveyouevereaten kebab?”
In pairs, decide whethereach of thesesentences describes Amos or Brian. • Amos was an explorer. • Brian is an explorer. • He went to many countries. • He has been to many countries. • He has been to the North Pole. • He went to Japan. • He has never been to the South Pole. • He has crossed the Gobi Desert. • He crossed the Sahara Desert. • He never explored in America. • He went to China three times. • He has been to India twice. • He has explored in six continents.
In pairs, makesentences • Barry started reading a book at midnight. It is now three in the morning. • Eva finished school and started working at the beginning of March. It is now the end of July. • Evan moved in with his parents seven months ago. He is still living with them.
Explainwhathappened • He has been looking for them for two hours now. • They have been dreaming of one for ten years now. • She has been thinking about it for the last ten minutes. • We have been expecting it to happen all day. • I have been feeling this way all my life.