Adjetives ending in â€“ed/-ing
-ed • Describe a feeling • I am tired of my job.
or reaction. He is frightened of snakes.
-ing â€˘ Describe the cause
of the feeling.
The museum is fascinating.
This is the most terrifying tale ever written.
Let’s practice ! • This wet weather is so …… Depressed Depressing
• I will be very ..... if she does well in her test. Surprised Surprising
• I come home extremely ..... at the end of each day. Tired Tiring
• Did you hear the ..... news about the accident? Shocking Shocked
• I'm not very ..... in sport. Interesting Interested
Complete the sentence • Grammar rules frustrate me. They're not logical. They are so …... They frustrate me but they don't bore me. I am never …… when I study grammar. Normally a language class stimulates me. Of course, it depends on the teacher. With some teachers I don't feel ….. If teachers want to interest the students, they must use ….. material.
Describe the picture
Activity â€˘ Write a paragraph with 5 sentences about the independence day in Chile.
More practice ? • http://www.clafoti.com/imagenes12/adj_ing_ed_2.htm • http://a4esl.org/q/h/9801/dg-eding.html • http://esl.fis.edu/grammar/multi/eding.htm • http://ww2.collegeem.qc.ca/prof/epritchard/boreding.htm