Daily Archives: March 29, 2017

REPORTED SPEECH (1B2)

THESE PEOPLE  AND THEIR FAMOUS QUOTES WILL ALSO BE REMEMBERED BY FUTURE GENERATIONS.

HOW DO WE USE REPORTED SPEECH IN ENGLISH?

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THIS IS ALL ABOUT REPORTING STATEMENTS BUT HOW DIFFERENT IT IS TO REPORT QUESTIONS AND / OR ORDERS AND COMMANDS?

 

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MAY HAILS “HISTORIC BREXIT MOMENT” (1B2)

 

Britain’s departure from the European Union is an “historic moment from which there can be no turning back”, Theresa May has told MPs.

‘A historic event’ or ‘an historic event’?

THESE ARE SOME OF THE STATEMENTS MADE BY THERESA MAY TODAY.

“This is an historic moment from which there can be no turning back”

“Britain is leaving the European Union”

“We are going to make out own decisions and our own laws”

HOW CAN YOU REPORT THEM? “Theresa May told MPs……..”

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HOW MUCH DO YOU REMEMBER OF “REPORTED SPEECH” IN ENGLISH?

YOU CAN REVIEW THE GRAMMAR ON  REPORTING STATEMENTS, QUESTIONS, ORDERS AND REQUESTS  ON PAGE 148

http://www.cristinacabal.com/?p=3060

GIVING ADVICE II (1B1)

What Should I Do - Thinking Person Asks in Thought Bubble

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PROBLEM: “I CAN´T SLEEP AT NIGHT”

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EXPRESSIONS TO GIVE ADVICE

  1. SHOULD …           I think you should…..drink less coffee

    SHOULDN´T…                  you shouldn´t…. drink coffee

  2. Why don’t you …? (drink less coffee?)

  3. I think it´s  a good idea to … (drink less coffee)

  4. I think it isn´t a good idea to… // I don´t think it´s a good idea to…

  5. IMPERATIVE FORMS   Drink less coffee! // Don´t drink  coffee!

  6. What about…  + -ING?

  7. How about… +-ING?

  8. You could ….

  9. Have you tried…+ -ING?

  10. If I was/ were you, I´d…

 

WHAT´S GOING ON IN THE CARTOON?

HAVE YOU EVER HEARD OF AN “AGONY AUNT”? WHERE CAN YOU FIND THEM?

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Q:My hair’s falling out

Hiyaa !

 My hair is growing really slowly and it keeps falling out a LOT more than usual lately. It’s really annoying… What can I do? I don’t think I’m under stress or have lost much weight lately. Please help, I’m worried, I want long beautiful hair
Mili, 15

Q:I have wrinkles

I’m 12 years old and I have frown lines above my eyebrows. HOW DO I GET RID OF THEM???!!! Please help Dr. Mel! I feel so inadequate!
Sara, 12

THINK OF SUITABLE ADVICE FOR THESE PEOPLE.

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Helendipity Weblog

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