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EngelsMiddelbare schoolhavoLeerjaar 3

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Slide 1 - Slide

Today
- Recap last lesson

- Read book

- Grammar

- Exercises

Slide 2 - Slide

Conjunctions - voegwoorden
Leer de betekenis uit je hoofd, dat maakt het makkelijker! 

Slide 3 - Slide

Voegwoord:
Gebruik:
Voorbeeld:
anden
opsomming
I bought a tshirt, shoes and jeans.
because = omdat
reden
I wasn't at school because I was ill
orof
keuze
I go fishing or swimming.
sodus
gevolg
I am tired so I am going to bed.
butmaar
tegenstelling
I like sports but I don't like football.

Slide 4 - Slide

I will go to Montreal .... Quebec for the weekend, I'm not sure.
A
yet
B
for
C
nor
D
or

Slide 5 - Quiz

Should I stay .... should I go?
A
and
B
but
C
or
D
so

Slide 6 - Quiz

Reading
Take out your book.
timer
15:00

Slide 7 - Slide

Goals
- I know what tag questions are.

- I know how to make a tag question.

Slide 8 - Slide

Tag Questions

Slide 9 - Slide

Tag questions

You are very interested in this lesson, aren't you?

Chelsea lost their last game, didn't they?

English is easy, isn't it?

Everybody loves McDonald's, don't they?

Minecraft isn't a difficult game, is it?

Lola doesn't like basketball, does she?

You can't do three backflips, can you?

Slide 10 - Slide

What are tag questions?

A tag question is a short question at the end of a sentence.

Tag questions turn statements into questions.

English is easy. (statement)      English is easy, isn't it ? (question)


The tag question exists of: (auxillary) verb + pronoun

1. relatie met de zin ervoor

2. + wordt -,  - wordt +

Slide 11 - Slide

Which pronoun?

Repeat the pronoun that is used in the statement. 

If a name is used, choose the correct pronoun.


We are happy, aren't we?


Jim isn't at school, is he?


The girls love swimming, don't they?


I am an English teacher, aren't I?


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Which verb?

If the statement contains a form of 'to be', repeat that one in the tag question.


Sheila and Janet are fond of tennis, aren't they?

I am the best teacher in the world, aren't I?

I'm not a good singer, am I?


If the statement contains an auxiliary (hulpwerkwoord), repeat it in the tag question.

You can jump very far, can't you?

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Which verb 2?

If the statement does not contain a form of 'to be' or 'can',
you have to use a form of 'to do'. Choose the form that fits the statement:

Joan plays tennis, doesn't she?
Wim cooked dinner last night, didn't he?

We go to school by bus, don't we?

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positive - negative

If the statement is positive, the tag question is negative.

I like cats, don't I?
Jim is 15, isn't he?

If the statement is negative, the tag question is positive.

John doesn't enjoy flying, does he?

English isn't difficult, is it?

Slide 15 - Slide

Tag questions
Het werkt als een soort batterij.
als het ene deel een negatief ('not'/ n't) staat, 
staat er een 'plus' in het tweede.



You are Dave, aren't you?

Slide 16 - Slide

I love playing computer games,
A
love I?
B
loven't I?
C
do I?
D
don't I?

Slide 17 - Quiz

Superman has many powers,
A
has he?
B
hasn't he?
C
does he?
D
doesn't he?

Slide 18 - Quiz

This exercise isn't easy,
A
isn't it?
B
is it?
C
does it?
D
doesn't it?

Slide 19 - Quiz

She is your boss, .............?
A
aren't she
B
doesn't she
C
isn't she?
D
is she?

Slide 20 - Quiz


..., aren't you?
A
You like Batman,
B
He is fond of Deadpool,
C
You are count Dracula,
D
You aren't Usain Bolt,

Slide 21 - Quiz

She works at the police office,

Slide 22 - Open question

James didn't sleep on the couch,

Slide 23 - Open question

Summary

Tag questions are used to turn statements into questions.

  1. Repeat the form of 'to be' or 'can'
  2. Other verbs, add a form of 'to do'
  3. Choose the correct pronoun (you, I, she, it, they...)
  4. Positive statement = negative tag question
  5. Negative statement = positive tag question

Slide 24 - Slide

I know what tag questions are and how to use them.
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Slide 25 - Poll

Exercises

Go to Learnbeat and do the exercises I have selected for you.

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