Daily Archives: March 29, 2017
THESE PEOPLE AND THEIR FAMOUS QUOTES WILL ALSO BE REMEMBERED BY FUTURE GENERATIONS.
HOW DO WE USE REPORTED SPEECH IN ENGLISH?
THIS IS ALL ABOUT REPORTING STATEMENTS BUT HOW DIFFERENT IT IS TO REPORT QUESTIONS AND / OR ORDERS AND COMMANDS?
Britain’s departure from the European Union is an “historic moment from which there can be no turning back”, Theresa May has told MPs.
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……..”
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
PROBLEM: “I CAN´T SLEEP AT NIGHT”
EXPRESSIONS TO GIVE ADVICE
SHOULD … I think you should…..drink less coffee
SHOULDN´T… you shouldn´t…. drink coffee
Why don’t you …? (drink less coffee?)
I think it´s a good idea to … (drink less coffee)
I think it isn´t a good idea to… // I don´t think it´s a good idea to…
IMPERATIVE FORMS Drink less coffee! // Don´t drink coffee!
What about… + -ING?
How about… +-ING?
You could ….
Have you tried…+ -ING?
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?