UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL DE CHIMBORAZO
FACULTAD DE INGENIERIA ESCUELA DE INGENIERIA AGROINDUSTRIAL DAYANA PALACIOS
INGLES UNIT 1 3er SEMESTRE PERIODO SEPTIEMBRE 2013- FEBRERO 2014
MAKING FRIENDS •
use the simple present and present of be(review)
give responses with too and either
talk about yourself , your family , and your favorite things
start a conversation with someone you dontknow
use actually to give or “correct” information
GETTING YO KNOW YOU
Home and family
SIMPLE PRESENT AND PRESENT OF BE
Thing in common
GRAMMAR Responses with too and either
DO YOU COME HERE A LOT?
Observation You: Hey, your necklace is totally cute. Where’d you buy it from? Stranger: Ann Taylor Loft. You: Love it. I want one. Stranger: You should totally get one. You: I will. I’m [insert your name] by the way. Raise your hand to start handshake. Stranger: Nice to meet you, [your name]. I’m [stranger’s name]. You: It’s a pleasure to meet you. You’re on the road to becoming best friends.
Comment on the weather.
You: Wow, do you every think it will stop snowing? Sheesh! Stranger: Probably not. You: I can’t stand this weather. I hate having to plow my car out every morning. Don’t you? Stranger: Totally. You: It’s the worst, especially when you don’t have a scraper. You know what I mean? Stranger: Totally. You: Are you from this area originally? Stranger: Yeah. You: This is a great area to be from. I love insert a local specialty in this town. Not everyone is a Chatty Cathy so you’ve
done a good job. Now either introduces yourself or find another stranger and try another tactic.
Comment on the local sports team. You: Hey, how about those [insert local sports team name]?! Think they’ll make it to the [insert name of the respective sport’s final tournament]. Stranger: They better! I have a lot of money riding on this one. You: No kidding?! That’s awesome. Do you bet a lot? Stranger: I practically live in Vegas. It’s my life. You: Wow, that’s some serious dedication. I’ve never been to Vegas before. Stranger: You should totally go. You’d absolutely love it. You: Really? Stranger: Really. You have to do it. You: Maybe I will. I’m [insert your name] by the way. Initiate handshake. Stranger: I’m [insert his or her name]. Not only have you successfully navigated your way through a conversation, you’ve also made a new friend and secured yourself a bookie.
Published on Jan 5, 2014