am, is, are – make a question

am, is, are – make a question

1. __________________________?

Yes, my house is big.

2. __________________________? 

Yes, these people are my parents.

3. __________________________?

Yes, I am always late.

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Words in the News – Level 1

Wife Carrying Race 

This news is about a sports event. It is a race. A man carries his wife in this race. He needs to run over obstacles. It is hard because of obstacles like water, or fences .

Forty-four couples race in the event. A couple wins. The husband and wife win beer and money. The money comes in cash. The money is more heavy than the wife. It is $655 (six hundred and fifty five dollars).

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have/has

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1.- My friend have/has a beautiful house in the city.

2.- I have/has a big apartment in London.

3.- My father have/has a new job.

4.- My brother have/has a lot of friends.

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Getting to Know Each Other

WORDS

Listen to the words and say them out loud.

play games

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with  עם

do   לעשות

eat

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Taking The Plunge

WORDS

plunge

take the plunge

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propose

bridal-proposal

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Prefixes and Sufixes

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Negative prefixes

Prefix Added to Example
un  adjectivesadverbs

verbs

unknownunconsciously

unpack

dis  verbsnouns disagreedisagreement
mis  adjectivesverbs

nouns

misleadingmisunderstand

misbehavior

in – im -(+b,p,m)il -(+l)ir -(+r) adjectivesnouns

adjectives

adjectives

invisibleimpossibility

ilegal

irregular

de  devalue
ab  abnormal -amoral
non  nonviolent
anti  antisocial
mal  maladjusted

Other prefixes

prefix  meaning example
Pre  before Premature  preheat
Co  con  col  com  cor  together Corresponding  collective  cooperative
In   im  up Increase
In   im  inside Internal   import
Ex  outside Export
Ex  former Ex-husband
Inter  between International
Re  again Rewrite
Pro  in favor of something Pro-independence
Pro  a forward direction Progress
Retro –  Re  a backward direction Regress  retroactive
Sub  under Subtitle
Counter –  Contra  against Counterproductive    contradict
Post  after Postnatal
En  To give, cause, make Enlarge   encourage
Hyper  to a large degree hypersensitive
Auto  to oneself, independent automatic
Ultra  very extreme ultra-modern
Uni  one united
Bi  two biannual
Neo  in a new or recent way neoclassic

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