READING: “THE TORN HAT “
Look at my hat ; It is torn. It is an old hat . I have a new at home, but this is an old one. I am not living in the city. I am living in the country. My parents are in the country too. We live in the country.
•In the city there are many houses ; the air is not pure. In the country there are many trees ; the air is very pure. I like the country very much. I like to live in the country.
•We live near a small village. There is a school in that village. I go every day to school with my sisters and my little brother. The school is not far from our house.
•I have many classmates and many friends. All my classmates are my friends. All my schoolmates are my friends.
THE PRESENT PARTICIPLE
The present participle of all the verbs is formed by adding ( ING ) TO the root of the verb. E.g
• To read — reading to speak –speaking
•To study – studying to listen –listening
•To say —– saying to run — running
•To look —– looking to give —— giving
So: “NOUNS “
•NOUNS is the name of anything like the names of persons, things and animals
• e.g ,
•Names of persons : Mario , Maria , Laia,
•Names of things : Pencil, table, ruler
•Names of animals : Dog, elephant, cat
•The gender of the nouns are two : SINGULAR and PLURAL
•Pencil ( singular )
•Pencils ( Plural
•Most nouns form their plural by adding an “ S “ to the singular
Pencil —– pencils
VERBS ENDING “y”
•However, when a verb ends in y immediately preceded by a vowel, the y is not changed before the ending s is added.
•Bare Infinitive Third Person Singular
•Betty bought butter but the butter was bitter, so Betty bought better butter to make the bitter butter better.
•A box of mixed biscuits, a mixed biscuit box.
•Short “ A “ —THIS “ A “ HAS A MIDDEL SOUND BETWEEN “ A y la E “ IN SPANISH. POHNETIC SYMBOL ( æ )
•bat can am at man rat cat bad bag sat hand than
•had cap ham back stand sand hat fan map glad lamp damp
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