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STEP 2

Vocabulary

     Read and memorize this nouns and adjectives.

Nouns

book

cover

curtain

cushion

drawer

floor

frame

picture

seat

wall

Adjectives

Black       black           White       black

MY ROOM


     This building is a house. It is a white house. My room is in this white house. This is my room. My bed is against this wall. It is under the wide window. My books are on that narrow, black table between the bed and the door. Those are my books. A picture in a frame is on the wall over the books.


     The walls are white and the floor is black. The curtains over the bed are black. A cover and cushions are on the bed. The cushions are against the wall.


     My seat is by the round table. It is between the table and the bed. That seat is between the table and the door. The pot on the table is round and black. These flowers are in the pot. A white flower is on the floor under the table.


      I take the white flower off the floor and put it in the pot. I take the pot off this table and put it by the books. I take a book off that table and put it in the drawer. I put this round cushion on a seat and I put this cushion on the floor. I take the cover off my bed and put it on a seat.


Notes:


     Read Carefully, this are some sentences of the text, and here is the explanation form them.


That narrow, black table: When two or more descriptive adjectives are used before a noun, it is usual for them to have only a comma between them.


The pot . . . is round and black: When two or more such adjective are used after be to qualify its subject, it is necessary for them to be linked by and.


On the wall: The surface which something is on need not be horizontal.


I take the flower off the floor and put it in the pot: If two statements joined by and have the same subject, this is not usually repeated.

 

Exercises



1. - Write down in Basic the names of all the numbered objects.


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2. - Write five sentences describing what you see in the picture.

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3. -Name five parts of a house.

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4 .  (a)  Make up sentences using put with against, between,  by, and take with off.

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       (b)  Make up sentences using is or are with in, on, over, and under.

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 5. Answer in Basic:

1. - Which table are the seats by?


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2. - Where is the white flower?

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3. - Where are your books?

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4. - What do you do with the cover on your bed?

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5. - What color are the curtains?

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6. - Describe the pot on the table.

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