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REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL 1

Bilingual Students
English Teacher:

Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado


IES CARLOS CANO, Los Barrios

[ ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]
[Es aconsejable que el alumnado del grupo 1 ESO Bilinge realice estas actividades sobre los primeros
temas del curso para reforzar sus conocimientos y conseguir una buena base de ingls.]
Actividades tomadas de English Plus, Oxford University Press.

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

Possessive s
1 Write sentences with the words. Use the
possessive s or s.
The teacher house

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

be: affirmative, negative and


questions
4 Complete the table with the correct form of am, is
and are.

The teachers house is white.


1 Csar favourite colour

Affirmative

Negative

am

(3) _________

he / she / it

(1) _________

(4) _________

you / we / they

(2) _________

(5) _________

___________________________ is red.
2 The boys pens
___________________________ are blue.
3 Mr White dogs
___________________________ are brown.

5 Complete the sentences. Use the affirmative () or


negative () form of am, is and are.
1 We ___________ brothers. ()

4 The girls bikes


___________________________ are pink.
5 The students bags
___________________________ are green.

2 Luca ___________ here. ()


3 They ___________ my dogs. ()
4 Sergio ___________ my dad. ()
5 I ___________ twelve years old. ()

Subject pronouns and possessive


adjectives
2 Complete the table with the words in the box.
I he her his it my our she
they you its your their we

6 You ___________ in the classroom. ()


7 The schools name ___________ Pannal
Road School. ()
8 I ___________ Remis sister. ()
9 The DVDs ___________ in the classroom. ()
6 Complete the questions and short answers.

Subject pronouns

Possessive adjectives

my

1 ___________ Sara a student?


Yes, she ___________.
2 ___________ the car red?
No, it ___________.
3 ___________ you and Lola sisters?
Yes, we ___________.
4 ___________ I in the classroom?
No, you ___________.

3 Complete the sentences with a possessive


adjective.
1 You are students. _________ class is here.
2 It is a house. _________ rooms are green.
3 We are students. _________ teacher is Mrs Lopez.
4 They are Gema and Roberto. _________ dad is
a teacher.
5 He is a friend. _________ name is Alex.
6 The womans name is Joana. _________ cats
name is Bas.

5 ___________ they happy?


No, they ___________.
6 ___________ Jordi your friend?
Yes, he ___________.
7 ___________ you thirteen?
Yes, I ___________.
8 ___________ your mother here?
No, she ___________.
9 ___________ you in class 2C?
No, I ___________.

7 I am Beatriz. _________ favourite colour is blue.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 1

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

1 Write sentences. Use the possessive s or s and


the words in the box.
next to my room black Mr Smith
very expensive on Green Street pink
Enrique / cat

Enriques cat is black.


1 My dad / laptop

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

4 Look at the table. Then complete the sentences


with the correct form of be.
you

a student popular

Dafne

a teacher from Mahon

Emas friends

nice fifteen years old

in class 2D Spanish

ngelo and you

friends twelve years old

your book

interesting new

1 ngelo and you ______________ friends.

2 My sisters / room

2 You ______________ unpopular.


3 Your book ______________ old.

3 The students / teacher

4 Emas friends ______________ fifteen years old.


5 I ______________ English.

4 Eva / T-shirt

6 Dafne ______________ a teacher.


7 ngelo and you ______________ fifteen years old.

5 The boys / house

8 I ______________ in class 2D.


2 Complete the subject pronouns and write the
possessive adjectives.

5 Look at the table in exercise 4 again. Then write


questions and short answers.

Subject pronouns

Possessive adjectives

Dafne / a student?

my

Is Dafne a student?
No, she isnt.

(1) y___________

______________

(2) h___________

______________

(3) s___________

______________

(4) i___________

______________

(5) w___________

______________

(6) t___________

______________

3 Complete the sentences with a subject pronoun or


possessive adjective.
1 The boys name is Joe. ________ dog is Fido.
2 Miguel is my friend. ________ lives in my street.
3 The boys like sport. ________ favourite sport is
football.
4 I am in class 1B. ________ desk is near the window.
5 Sara and I are students. ________ teacher is
Mr Riley.
6 Bianca is from Mostoles. ________ is twelve years
old.
7 Beln and Julio are from Lanzarote. ________ live
in Arrecife.

1 your book / interesting?


?
.
2 Emas friends / horrible?
?
.
3 Dafne / from Mahon?
?
.
4 you / a teacher?
?
.
5 I / in class 2D?
?
.
6 you / popular?
?

8 You are good students. ________ desks are near


the board.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 2

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

Interrogative pronouns

have got
1 Look at the table and complete the sentences. Use
the correct form of have got.

4 Match 17 with ag.


1 How old

a are you from?


Im from Madrid.

2 How many

b is the concert?
Its on Tuesday.

3 What

c is that boy?
Thats Neil.

4 What time

d CDs have you got?


Ive got 27.

5 When

e is your sister?
Shes six.

5 Sally and Peter _______________ a CD player.

6 Where

6 Sally and Peter _______________ a book


about art.

7 Who

g is dinner?
Its at 8.00 p.m.

Sam
Sally and Peter

a pet

a CD
player

a book
about art










1 Sam _______________ a pet.


2 Sam _______________ a CD player.
3 Sam _______________ a book about art.
4 Sally and Peter _______________ a pet.

2 Write questions and short answers. Use the correct


form of have got.
1 she / a bike?
_____________________________________ ?
Yes, _______________.
2 your friends / a DVD player?

is your favourite hobby?


Its football.

5 Complete the questions.


1 ______________ is your favourite film?
2 ______________ books have you got? 10 or 12?
3 ______________ is your birthday?
4 ______________ is your favourite actor?

_____________________________________ ?

5 ______________ is the cinema?

_____________________________________ ?

6 ______________ is your brother? 15 or 16?

Yes, _______________.
3 we / computer?
_____________________________________ ?
No, _______________.

Demonstrative pronouns
6 Look at the picture. Then complete the phrases.
Write that, these, this and those.

4 he / a dog?
THERE

_____________________________________ ?
No, _______________.
HERE

Prepositions: about, of, by


3 Choose the correct words.
1
2
3
4
5
6

This is an interesting book about / by cats.


This is the new CD by / of my favourite group.
This is a photo about / of my friend.
This is a film about / of animals.
This is a book by / about martial arts.
This is a poster by / of Rafael Nadal.

1 ______________ photo
2 ______________ comics
3 ______________ camera
4 ______________ books

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 3

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

1 Read the interview with a pop star, Jon Rich. Then


complete the questions and write short answers
with the correct form of have got.

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

2 Complete the dialogue with eight of the words in


the box.
about got of that these
is this what when

Q Where do you live?


A Im from Liverpool,
but I live in a big

Sally Hi, Paul. Is (1) _____________ an interesting


book?

Its nice, but it hasnt

Paul Oh, hi. Yes, (2) _____________ book is really


interesting.

got a garden.

Sally (3) _____________ is it (4) _____________?

house in New York.

Q Who lives in your house?

Paul Football! Its my favourite hobby.

A Me, my parents and their dog.


A Music, singing and dancing.

Sally I know. Youve (5) _____________ photos


(6) _____________ all the teams in
your room!

Q Who is your favourite actor or actress?

Paul Its a great sport.

Q What are your hobbies?

A I havent got a favourite actor, but my favourite


actress is Penlope Cruz.

Q Do you prefer watching TV or meeting friends?


A Meeting friends! My friends are called Rob and
Asha. We are all really into music. Robs sister is
the drummer in my group!

Sally (7) _____________ (8) _____________ the


Madrid match?
Paul At six oclock.
3 Correct the sentences. There are two mistakes in
each sentence.
1 He have got a photo about a pop star. 
______________________________________

1 Jon / a big house / ?


______________________________________
2 his house / a garden / ?
______________________________________
3 his parents / a cat / ?
______________________________________

2 What many films by animals has he got? 


______________________________________
3 They hasnt got posters by the team. 
______________________________________
4 Is where the new CD for Beyonc? 
______________________________________

4 he / hobbies / ?
______________________________________
5 he / a favourite actor / ?
______________________________________
6 Rob and Asha / an interest / ?
______________________________________

4 Answer the questions about you. Write complete


sentences.
1 Have you got a pet?
2 What is your favourite hobby?

3 What is this lesson about?

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 4

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

Present simple: affirmative and


negative

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

Subject and object pronouns


5 Choose the correct words.

1 Write the third person singular (he/she/it) form of


the verbs.
like

likes

1 know

____________

2 study

____________

3 speak

____________

4 live

____________

5 teach

____________

6 go

____________

2 Tick (
) the correct sentences.
I go to this school.
1 He have lunch.
2 We like tennis.
3 They meets friends.
4 She speaks English.
5 You lives here.
6 He read comics.









Subject pronoun

Object pronoun

me / my / I

you

(1) you / your / yours

he

(2) he / him / his

she

(3) her / hers / she

it

(4) it / its / its

we

(5) our / us / we

they

(6) their / them / they

Countries, nationalities and languages


Arabic
Australian
6 Complete
the table
with theCanada
words in Italy
the box.
Japanese Moroccan Peru Spain
Countries

Nationalities or languages

_______________
_______________
_______________
_______________

Arabic
_______________
_______________
_______________

3 Complete the sentences with dont or doesnt.


He doesnt play cricket.

7 Complete the nationalities with the endings in the


box.

1 You ________________ speak good English.


-an -ese -ian (x2)

2 Sara ________________ study art at school.

Canadian

3 We ________________ teach music.

-ish (x2)

3 Brit ______

4 Tom ________________ live in Madrid.

1 Americ ______

4 Chin ______

5 I ________________ know that girl.

2 Brazil ______

5 Pol ______

6 The dog ________________ like cats!

Present simple: questions

Verbs: learning languages


8 Choose the correct words.

4 Complete the questions with the correct word.


Do we walk to school? (he / we)
1 Does ________________ study art? (she / they)
2 Do ________________ live in this city? (he / you)
3 Does ________________ like reggae? (you / he)
4 Does ________________ play football?
(your brother / your brothers)
5 Do ________________ speak in class?
(the student / the students)

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

I go / watch to this school.


I dont understand / ask this word.
We read / write books in English.
She uses / revises for her exams.
I do / memorize all the grammar rules.
You practise / understand English with friends.
They listen / watch to English music.
He asks / uses questions in class.
We check / do words in a dictionary.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 5

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

Present simple with wh- questions

Seasons and months

1 Complete the questions with do or does.

5 Match 13 with ad to make seasons.

How do you travel to school?


1 What ____ people celebrate on 25th December?
2 When ____ the film start?

spr
1 sum
2 aut
3 win

a
b
c
d

umn
ter
ing
mer

3 Which pop groups ____ you like?


4 Where ____ she go at the weekends?
5 What ____ they eat for breakfast?

6 Write the months in the correct place.


August February December
January July March May October

2 Choose the correct words.


1
2
3
4
5

Where / What do you live?


What / When does the party start?
Which / What does Jorge study?
Who / How do you travel to school?
Which / When festivals do you like?
What / Who do you visit on New Years Eve?

January

4 ________________

1 ________________

5 ________________

2 ________________

September

April

6 ________________

3 ________________

November

June

7 ________________

Adverbs of frequency
Daily routines
3 Cross out the bold word that is wrong.
1
2
3
4
5

They usually celebrate usually Diwali.


He never is never horrible.
We often go to Paris often at the weekend.
He often doesnt often go there.
You always are always early.
We sometimes have sometimes breakfast
at the caf.

like + noun, like + -ing


4 Complete the answers with it or them.
Do you like this music? No, I hate it.
1 Do you like watching TV? Yes, I like ________.
2 Do you like weekends? Yes, I love ________.
3 Do you like dancing? Yes, I love ________.
4 Do you like parties? No, I dont like ________.
5 Do you like cycling? Yes, I like ________.

7 Complete the sentences with the words in


the boxes.
have get up prays

walk

I walk to school every day.


1 He ________________ at church.
2 We ________________ breakfast in a caf on
Saturdays.
3 I always ________________ early at the weekend.
bed

dinner

exercise parents

4 I dont often ________________. I hate sport!


5 I help my ________________ at home.
6 My little brother goes to ________________ at
seven oclock.
7 My mum usually makes ________________ at
eight oclock.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 6

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

Present simple: affirmative and


negative
1 Write sentences. Match 15 with af and use the
correct form of the verbs in the box.
ask

do play read speak

People in the UK

watch

a her homework

1 My favourite group

every day.

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

Present simple: questions


3 Look at the table. Then complete the questions and
short answers.
I

go to this school ()

(1)

you

listen to music ()

(2)

Marco

like cycling ()

(3)

Ana

play football ()

2 At the library, I

b films.

(4)

we

read comics ()

3 At the cinema, he

c English.

(5)

your sisters

live here ()

4 The teacher

d books.

(6)

your brother

do his homework ()

5 The good student

e reggae music.
f

the students questions.

People in the UK speak English.


1

______________________________________
______________________________________

______________________________________
______________________________________

______________________________________
______________________________________

______________________________________
______________________________________

______________________________________
______________________________________

2 Complete the sentences with the correct form of


the verbs in the box.
not live

not know not read not watch


play study teach

1 My favourite interest is sport.


I _______________ football and handball.
2 My dad _______________ TV programmes.
3 Our house is near a bus station but we
_______________ near a train station.

Do I go to this school? Yes, you do.


1 __________ you _______________________ ?
__________, I __________.
2 __________Marco ______________________ ?
__________, he __________.
3 __________ Ana _______________________ ?
__________, she __________.
4 __________ we ________________________ ?
__________, you __________.
5 __________ your sisters _________________ ?
__________, they __________.
6 __________ your brother _________________ ?
__________, he __________.

Subject and object pronouns


4 Complete the sentences with six of the words in
the box.
her

he

him

it its

she they us

1 My sister is horrible. __________ is really


unfriendly.
2 Mrs Bond is a good teacher and I like __________.

4 She _______________ English and French


at school.

3 Mateo is three months old. __________ doesnt


speak any languages!

5 They like books but they _______________


comics.

4 Ben and Mark are good students. __________ do


their homework every night.

6 Mr Scott _______________ our class at school.

5 I think English is really difficult and I dont


understand __________.

7 I _______________ the answer to any of these


questions.

6 We like our teacher, but he asks __________ a lot


of questions!

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 7

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

Present simple with wh- questions

4 a He doesnt often get up early.


b He not often get up early.

1 Match 16 with ag. Then write do or does to


complete the questions.
When

do

1 Where

__________

2 What

__________

3 Which festivals

__________

4 Who

__________

5 How

__________

6 What time

__________

5 a We always are happy on Saturdays.









b We are always happy on Saturdays.


6 a How often do you play football?
b How do you often play football?








4 Rewrite the second sentence with one of the


adverbs.
She is very nice. She helps her friends.
(sometimes / always)

She always helps her friends.

a you practise English with? My friends.

1 My favourite hobby is music. I listen to music after


school. (usually / not often)

b she like? Christmas and Easter.


c people celebrate Christmas? 25th December.

______________________________________

d the party start? Eight oclock.

______________________________________

e he usually do after school? Play football.


f

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

2 She is a very interesting teacher. Her classes are


boring! (always / never)

the parade start? In the city centre.

g they travel on holiday? By train.

______________________________________

2 Order the words to make questions. Omit one of


the words in each question.
Which / books / do / like? / you / does

Which books do you like?

3 I like films, but watching films isnt my favourite


interest. I watch films at the weekend. (sometimes /
usually)
______________________________________
______________________________________

1 do / you / who / get up? / What time


______________________________________
2 Where / do / live? / he / does
______________________________________

4 I dont like winter. I am sad in January.


(never / often)
______________________________________

3 go on holiday? / she / When / does / time


______________________________________

like + noun, like + -ing

4 do / Carla / eat / does / for lunch? / What


______________________________________
5 meet after school? / Who / do / What / they
______________________________________

5 Choose the correct words.


1 Do you like watch / watching TV? Yes, we love it /
them.
2 Do you like party / parades? I dont mind it / them.

Adverbs of frequency

3 Does he like play / playing tennis? No, he doesnt


like it / them.

3 Tick () the correct sentence in each pair.

4 Do they like books / read? Yes, they like it / them.

1 a We usually play football on Mondays.


b We play football on Mondays usually.
2 a This shop never is open.
b This shop is never open.
3 a I sometimes make dinner for the family.
b I make sometimes dinner for the family.








5 Does she like restaurant / hot dogs? No, she hates


it / them!
6 Do you like revising / revise? No, I dont like
it / them.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 8

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students


1 Write present simple sentences about Mara and
her brothers timetables.

9.00

Mara

Maras brothers

practise English

study Spanish

15.00 study in the library play football


19.30

go to a language
school

do their homework

In the morning Mara practises English.

Her brothers study Spanish.

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

4 Read the information about the pop group The


Noise. Then complete the interview with Asha.
Write present simple questions using the words.
Then write short answers.

There are three people in The Noise: Asha, Mark


and Ela. Asha is into sport, especially football, but
Mark and Ela never play sport. Mark and Ela prefer
shopping, but Ashs hates it! Mark and Ela are very
good at languages, and they speak English, Spanish
and Italian. Asha only knows English.

1 In the afternoon
Interviewer: Do you play football?

(you / football)

2 .
Asha:

3 In the evening

Yes, I do.

1 Interviewer: ___________________________ ?
(Ela / handball)

.
4 .

Asha:

2 Write negative present simple sentences about the


things Mara and her brothers dont do on holiday.
Use the words in the box.

2 Interviewer: ___________________________ ?
(Mark / shopping)
Asha:

TV any homework English books


a lot of emails on the internet to school

___________________________ .

___________________________ .

3 Interviewer: ____________________________
____________________________

Mara (write) doesnt write a lot of emails.

___________________________ ?
(Mark and Ela / three languages)

1 Mara (do) _____________________________ .


2 Mara (go) _____________________________ .
3 Her brothers (read) ______________________
.
4 Her brothers (chat) _______________________

Asha:

___________________________ .

4 Interviewer: ___________________________ ?
(you / Spanish)
Asha:

___________________________ .

.
5 Her brothers (watch) _____________________ .
3 Write two affirmative () and two negative ()
sentences about you and your friend. Choose four
of the verbs in the box.
like live

know

5 Rewrite the sentences. Change the bold words to


subject and object pronouns.
Laura speaks to Paulo.

She speaks to him.


1 Laura and Paulo eat the food.

play study watch

() I play tennis every Saturday.

2 The book teaches Paulo and me French.

1 () My friend ___________________________


.

3 Paulo and I write emails to Sue and her sister.

2 () I __________________________________
.

4 The dog lives with the woman.

3 () I __________________________________
.

5 Mr White gives James a lot of homework.

4 () My friend ___________________________


.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 9

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

1 Write questions. Order the words and use the


present simple form of the verbs.
1 go / you / after school? / Where

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

3 Rewrite the sentences with the adverbs of


frequency.
1 He doesnt celebrate his birthday. (usually)

______________________________________

______________________________________

_____________________________________ ?

______________________________________

2 watch? / TV programmes / Which / she

2 We dont meet our friends after school. (always)

______________________________________

______________________________________

_____________________________________ ?

______________________________________

3 eat / your parents / What / for breakfast?

3 I watch TV at the weekend. (not often)

______________________________________

______________________________________

_____________________________________ ?

______________________________________

4 play / Where / the team / football?

4 That caf is closed on Sundays. (sometimes)

______________________________________

______________________________________

_____________________________________ ?

______________________________________

5 revise / they / How / for exams?

5 They watch horror films. (never)

______________________________________

______________________________________

_____________________________________ ?

______________________________________

6 meet / Who / your brother / in town?

6 You arent late for class. (usually)

______________________________________

______________________________________

_____________________________________ ?

______________________________________

7 go / he / to school? / What time


______________________________________

4 Look at the key. Then answer the questions. Use it


or them.

_____________________________________ ?
2 Write questions for the answers. Look at the bold
words to help you decide what question word to
use.

Which sports do they play?


They play basketball and tennis.
1

______________________________________
_____________________________________ ?
He goes to language school in the evenings.

_____________________________________ ?
They go to school on foot.

_____________________________________ ?
Pedro studies French.

_____________________________________ ?
I get up at seven oclock.

love
 not like

like
 hate

 not mind

Does your teacher like sweets? 

No, she doesnt like them.


1 Do you like holidays?
Yes, _________________________________ .
2 Do they like cheese? 
No, __________________________________ .
3 Does she like dancing? 
She __________________________________ .
4 Does he like snakes? 
No, __________________________________ .
5 Do you like getting up early? 
No, I __________________________________

_____________________________________ ?
She lives in Vigo.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 10

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

Present continuous: affirmative and


negative

Present continuous and present


simple

1 Complete the table with the pronouns in


the box.

5 Complete the sentences with now or every day.

he / she / it (x2)

I (x2)

She works here every day.

you / we / they (x2)

am

(1) _______________

is

(2) _______________

arent

(3) _______________

isnt

(4) _______________

am not

(5) _______________

re

2 They arent studying __________________.


3 He walks his dog __________________.
4 Were having lunch __________________.
walking.





3 runing
4 having
5 changeing

5 Hes sleeping __________________.


6 I get up early __________________.

Animals, verbs: animal survival

2 Tick () the correct -ing forms.


making
1 swiming
2 helping

1 I watch TV __________________.





6 Complete the crossword with animals and birds.


Use the clues to help you.
1

R
2

3 Complete the sentences with the verbs in


the box.

O
C

arent reading isnt studying m not doing


s walking re watching
Hes walking to school.

U
6

2 We ____________________ a film on TV.


4 I ____________________ my homework.

Present continuous: questions


4 Complete the questions with the words in the box.
Am

Are Is What are Where are Who is

What are you doing? Im reading a book.


1 __________________ I speaking good English?
Yes, you are.
2 __________________ he studying? Yes, he is.
3 __________________ they going?
Theyre going to school.

1 She ____________________ French.


3 You ____________________ a book.

L
N

A
7

Across
2 This bird is red, blue or green.
3 This animal changes colour.
6 This small animal has eight legs.
7 This bird hunts at night.
Down
1 This animal attacks other animals.
4 This animal has two arms and two legs.
5 This animal catches insects.
6 This animal swims in the sea.

4 __________________ they sleeping?


No, they arent.
5 __________________ she helping?
Shes helping her brother.

English Teacher: Mercedes Gonzlez Delgado Activities from English Plus, Oxford U.P.

Pgina 11

REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

Present continuous: affirmative and


negative
1 Complete the table with the -ing form of the verbs
in the box.
change

do get have read run


swim walk write

+ -ing

e + -ing

double final
consonant +
-ing

doing

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

Present continuous: questions


3 Correct the mistakes. One question is correct.
1 Your brothers are sleeping?

______________________________________

2 Why am I helping her?

______________________________________
3 What is they hunting?

______________________________________
4 Where he is hiding?

______________________________________
5 Who are she looking for?

______________________________________
2 Write affirmative () and negative () present
continuous sentences.
she / watch / TV
() Shes watching TV.
() She isnt watching TV.
1 they / swim
() ___________________________________
()

__________________________________

2 I / have / lunch
() ___________________________________
()

__________________________________

3 we / get / up / early
() ___________________________________
()

__________________________________

4 Write questions for the answers. Use the present


continuous.
(I / watch TV) Am I watching TV?
No, you arent.
1 (swim) ________________________________ ?
Yes, they are.
2 (what / study) __________________________ ?
Shes studying French.
3 (run) _________________________________ ?
No, he isnt.
4 (where / you go) ________________________ ?
Im going to school.
5 (why / run) ____________________________ ?
Because hes late for school.

4 the dog / run / in the park


() ___________________________________
___________________________________
()

__________________________________
___________________________________

5 I / revise / English
() ___________________________________
()

__________________________________

6 Jaime / exercise / at the moment


() ___________________________________

Present continuous and present


simple
5 Match 16 with af to make sentences.
1 I never

a doing our homework.

2 At the moment, he

b a student at this school.

3 He isnt

c go to bed before 10.30.

4 We are

d arent studying English.

5 Now, they

e is having breakfast.

6 She always

walks to school.

___________________________________
()

__________________________________
___________________________________

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REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

1 Twelve oclock at the zoo is a busy time! Complete


the text. Use the affirmative or negative present
continuous form of the verbs in the box.

climb not eat not fly have look


run sleep swim
At twelve oclock, many visitors are looking at the

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

4 Correct the mistakes. One sentence is correct.


1 I am usually getting up early.
2 They arent running now.

3 He is studying every day.

animals in the zoo. The chameleons


(1) _________________ the trees, and the wild horses

4 We dont read at the moment.

(2) _________________ in the park


theyre very fast! The polar bear

5 The seals are often eating fish.

(3) _________________ in the pool. Many


animals (4) _________________ lunch, but

6 They make dinner now.

the lions (5) _________________ any food,


because they always have a very big breakfast. Not all
of the animals are moving. For example, the Big Owl
(6) _________________ from tree to tree

5 Complete the text about Hasans morning. Use the


present simple or present continuous form of the
verbs in the box.

at the moment it is sitting with its eyes shut. It prefers


hunting at night, so at twelve oclock it

eat

not eat play (x2) study


teach walk (x2)

(7) _________________.
Its 8.30! At the moment, Hasan (1) _____________ to
2 Write one thing you are doing at the moment, and
one thing you arent doing.
1 () I __________________________________
______________________________________
2 () I __________________________________
______________________________________
______________________________________
3 Write present continuous questions for the
answers. Use a question word where necessary.

school. He always (2) _____________ to school.


Its 9.00! Hasans first lesson is maths. He
(3) _____________ maths on Mondays, Tuesdays and
Fridays. Today, the teacher (4) _____________ the
students about algebra.
Its 11.00! Its a PE lesson. In PE lessons, the students
usually (5) _____________ football or handball,
but at the moment they (6) _____________ tennis.
Its 12.30! Right now, Hasan (7) _____________

Why are you running?

a sandwich. He (8) _____________ a sandwich every

Im running because Im late!

day. Sometimes he has a pizza or a salad.

1 ?
No, Im not studying tonight.
2 ?
Hes going to Germany on holiday.
3 ?
No, the sharks arent hunting the seals.
4 ?
Yes, youre swimming fast.
5 ?
Im reading a book about crocodiles.

6 Write present simple or present continuous


questions for the answers.
you / look for / your mobile? Yes, I am.

Are you looking for your mobile?


1 they / play football? No, they dont.
_ ____________________________________ ?
2 he / run / in the race? No, he isnt.
_______________________________________?
3 help / her parents? No, she doesnt.

_______________________________________?

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REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

Adverbs of frequency
2 Complete the second sentences with the correct
word.

1
2
3

Adjectives: personality
5 Choose the correct words.
Jack talks to everybody. Hes friendly / shy.

I go swimming once every two or three years.


I hardly ever go swimming. (hardly ever / often)
Zac walks home from school four days a week.
Zac ____________ walks home. (never / usually)
We dont play basketball.
We ____________ play basketball. (often / never)
Mum and Dad dont eat in restaurants a lot.
Mum and Dad ____________ eat in restaurants.
(often / dont often)
They go to the cinema once or twice a month.
They ____________ go to the cinema.
(always / sometimes)
I only have a few arguments with my parents.
I ____________ argue with my parents. (occasionally
/ usually)

Present continuous
3 Complete the sentences with the present
continuous form of the verbs.
1
2
3
4
5

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

What are you doing (you / do)?


I _____________________ (listen) to some music.
Jack _____________________ (not watch) TV.
_____________________ (they / have) dinner?
We _____________________ (study) for an exam.
Where _____________________ (they / go)?

Present simple and present


continuous
4 Complete the sentences with the present simple or
present continuous form of the verbs.
Jack often teases (tease) his little sister.
1 Look! The boys _________________ (play) with the
neighbours dog.
2 I dont often _________________ (complain) about
things at school.
3 Please be quiet. Katy and I
_________________ (chat) on the phone.
4 James _________________ (sulk) because I
ate all the chocolate.
5 Bess never _________________ (laugh) at any of
my jokes.

1 Amy doesnt respect peoples opinions. Shes


intolerant / practical.
2 Tess does a lot in her free time. Shes sensitive /
active.
3 You never give money to charities. Youre mean /
determined.
4 I know I can do things well. Im curious /
confident.
5 Pete doesnt often smile. Hes tolerant / serious.
6 Im always happy. Im a cheerful / sensible
person.

Adverbs of frequency
2 Complete the adverbs of frequency. Then number
them in the correct order.
1
2
3
4
5
6

ne ver
h__ __d__ __ e__ __r
n__ __ o__t__ __
u__ __ __l__ __
o__ __a__ __ __n__ __ __y
a__w__ __ __
s__ __e__ __m__ __

3 Order the words to make sentences.


1 unfriendly / sometimes / people / are
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
2 never / on the bus / do / I / my homework
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
3 nervous / before / always / Isabel / an exam / is
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
4 goes / hardly ever / James / swimming
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
5 confident people / often / nervous / are / not
___________________________________________
___________________________________________

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REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

Present continuous
4 Complete the sentences with the present
continuous form of the verbs in the box.
not cook do eat not listen
not play study talk text wait
1 They _________________________ tennis. They
_________________________ in the library.
2 What ______________ you _______________ here?
______________ you ______________ for someone?
3 We ________________________ dinner at home this
evening. We ________________________ in a
restaurant.
4 The teacher _______________________
but James _______________________. He
_______________________ a friend on his mobile.

Present simple and present


continuous
5 Write sentences with the present simple or present
continuous form.
Wheres Mum? she / make / dinner

Shes making dinner.


1 Paul is a teacher.
there / be / 30 children in his class
___________________________________________
2 Im Scottish. I / not come / from England
___________________________________________
3 Youre late! everyone / wait / for you
___________________________________________
4 Jenny looks upset. she / cry / ?
___________________________________________
5 My mums a nurse. what / your mum / do / ?
___________________________________________
6 Callum hurt his leg yesterday.
he / not play / football / today
___________________________________________

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

2 Order the words to make sentences. Use the


adverbs of degree from exercise 1 and the present
simple form of the verbs.
1  sometimes / be / funny / this programme
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
2  always / beautiful / look / Jessica
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
3  not eat / I / late / usually
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
4  a lot / usually / James / eat
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
5  occasionally / Vicky / sad / feel / can
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
6  hardly ever / talkative / they / be
___________________________________________
___________________________________________
3 Write present continuous questions for the
answers.
1 __________________________________________?
Im reading a magazine.
2 __________________________________________?
No, he isnt because he hasnt got any homework
today.
3 __________________________________________?
Theyre talking to the teacher.
4 __________________________________________?
Shes crying because she failed the maths exam.

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REINFORCEMENT MATERIAL Bilingual Students

[ACTIVITIES (Actividades)]

4 Imagine what the people below are doing at the


moment. Write affirmative () or negative ()
present continuous sentences.
1 () The Spanish prime minister ______________
_________________________________________ .
2 () My favourite actor ______________________
_________________________________________ .
3 () My best friend __________________________
_________________________________________ .
4 () The other students in my class ___________
______________________________________ .
5 () I __________________________________
______________________________________ .

5 Correct the mistakes. Two sentences are correct.


1 We dont getting up early every day.
__________________________________________
__________________________________________
2 I am never listening to her when she complains.
__________________________________________
__________________________________________
3 What are you thinking about Jens personality?
__________________________________________
__________________________________________
4 Who is sitting next to you today?
__________________________________________
__________________________________________
5 The boys tease Ben because hes got a black eye.
__________________________________________
__________________________________________
6 She doesnt like him because hes arrogant.
__________________________________________
__________________________________________
7 Im eating in a restaurant about three times a year.

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