- to revise vocab. related to FAMILY and RELATIONSHIPS
- to revise present simple and present progressive/continuous
=> Activity 1: vocab. (family members)
Click HERE and do the interactive exercise.
=> Activity 2: vocab. (relationships)
Click HERE and register using your school account (es. email@example.com). Then do the given set! (Relationships)
=> Activity 3: grammar (comparative and superlative, LIKE vs AS)
=> Activity 4: grammar (present tenses)
Watch the video (only the first 5′ and 40”), print (or copy) the map uploaded on Spaggiari > Didattica. Complete it with the missing information.
N.B.: PRESENT SIMPLE and PRESENT CONTINUOUS are also used to speak about the future….When? Write down your ideas. We’ll discuss them together.
Activity 5: Some verbs can be STATIVE AND DYNAMIC with DIFFERENT meanings:
|-present simple (ex. You are stupid, Sei stupido)|
-present continuous = ‘behaving’ or ‘acting’ (You are being stupid = ti stai comportando da stupido)
|-present simple = possess|
(ex. I have a car, Posseggo una macchina)
-present continuous = part of an expression
(ex. I’m having a party / a picnic / a bath / a good time / a break)
|-present simple = have an opinion|
(ex. I think that coffee is great, Penso che il caffè sia una gran cosa)
-present continuous = consider, have in my head
(ex. I’m thinking about my next holiday, Sto valutando (cosa fare) le mie prossime vacanze.
|-present simple= see with your eyes / understand|
(ex. I see what you mean, Capisco cosa intendi)
-present continuous = meet / have a relationship with
(ex. I’m seeing Robert tomorrow, Incontro Robert domani)
|-present simple = has a certain taste (avere un gusto…)|
This soup tastes great
-present continuous = the action of tasting (assaggiare)
The chef is tasting the soup
FINAL ACTIVITY: Some interactive exercises