In this activity you will recognize and use vocabulary related to bad habits to express annoyance, agreement and disagreement. You will also identify and use conditional type 0 structure to write and talk about bad habits.
1.Match the pictures with habits.
Nose picking Smoking wherepeople eat.
Thumb sucking2.Match the words with their meanings.
a)Gets to you ( e ) difficult to stop
b)Go for it( d ) irritates me
c) Puts me off ( c ) causes you to suffer annoys you
d)Gets on my nerves ( b ) increases efforts to achieve something
e)Hard to break ( a )annoys, disgusts me
3. Read the sentences. Cross out(X) theones that refer to bad habits.
a) Betty drives at 140 kilometers/h on the highway all the time( X )
b) It is typical of Eva and mark to talk when the teacher is explaining something( X )
c) My little brother likes to read entertaining books on holidays
d) Carl spends half an hour in the shower, he really wastes water ( X )
e) Mary recycles plastics and glass every day ( X )
4.Complete the sentences with the adjectives in the box. Describe your feelings in the following situations. Imagine that these situations annoy you.
ANGRY / DISAPPOINTED / AFRAID / DISGUSTED / ASHAMED
a) If john drives at 150 kilometers/h on the highway, I am AFRAID he will have an accident.
b) If people smoke when I eat, I get DISGUSTED and can´t eat anymore
c) If my brother gets drunk in aparty, I feel ASHAMED and turn red.
d) If my sister wastes a lot of water washing the car, I get ANGRY
e) If the teacher doesn´t know something about the class, I feel DISGUSTED
5. Read the following messages posted about to one question on a website: what is something that annoys you about somebody else?
The high school student´s forum | |
February 2,2011 11:40 a.m. Hieverybody,What is something that annoys you about somebody else? For me is: It really annoys me when people say “asked” instead of “asked” I get really angry.Candice | CandiceJoined :07 Nov2006Posts:145Location:USA |
February 3,2011 p:31 a.m.Me too, Candice Other thing that also frustrates me is when people keep trying to prove me wrong/themselves right when they´re the ones wrongs.Penny |PennyJoined:13 May 2007Posts:377Location: Australia |
February 3,2011 10:43 a.m. Really? I don´t mind it at all, what I hate is when people take up the entire sidewalk and don´t move to the side; it stresses me.Bobby. | BobbyJoined: 03 Jan 2007Posts: 248Lcation:england |
6. Identify and underline the agreement and disagreement expressions posted on the website, and write a reply.
ll.2 WHATARE YOU DOING TO PROTECT ANIMALS?
In this activity you will identify and use vocabulary related to animals and their habitats to interpret information, give descriptions and promote awareness of endangered animals.
1. Match the words with the pictures.
A) Snowy owl B) Chameleon C) Camel D) Lizard E)Rattlesnake F)Baboon G)seal H)Roadrunner
( B ) ( E )