FLASHCARDS – Wild Animals

Flashcards with Wild Animals for classroom use

There are 20 flashcards with wild animals – alligator, lion, squirrel, gorilla, panda, fox, leopard, deer, bear, elephant,wolf, rhino, hippo, giraffe, kangaroo, cougar,zebra, cobra, scorpion, owl.

Wild Animals Flashcards

are a great addition to your classroom activities. They can be used for teaching children or in ESL / EFL classrooms. Visual learners can benefit from such materials as they can remember more words with visual aids like these  flashcards.

Describing People – Behavior

Description Adjectives

Adjectives to describe people behavior

*supportive

*impulsive

*analytical

*hard-working

*cheerful

*nerdy

*selfish

*energetic

*grumpy

*fussy

*immature

*bad-tempered

*sociable

*hasty

Examples of adjectives used to describe people in sentences:

  • What it really means to have supportive partner?
  • Irrational buyers are impulsive at making their decisions.
  • Some people have more analytical approach to learning.
  • My mum is hard-working. She never complains about her situation.
  • Susan is a cheerful girl with a kind word about her friends.
  • He’s kind but a bit nerdy.
  • Am I selfish if I keep all the present for myself?
  • I admire my mother because she is such an energetic person. She never complains about anything.
  • My husband is always a bit grumpy after he wakes up early in the mornings.
  • Susan is a fussy eater.
  • Some people are immature even when they grow up.
  • My wife is very bad-tempered. She never alows me to say and do what I want as she immediately yells at me when something is not how she expected.
  • I am very sociable and I can’t imagine my day without my friends.

Zero Conditional – free PDF

ZERO CONDITIONAL – exercises

Match the beginnings with their endings:

I)Beginning:

1.Ice melts when

2.If it rains,

3.I’m late for work if

4.When you eat too many sweets,

5.Tom does his homework when

6.Lions work in teams if

7.If you’re a male trying to attract a mate,

8.When a person or an animal comes into an area your dog considers his territory,

9.People become depressed

10.When the liquid is heated,

Ending:

a)… you heat it.

b)…you get fat.

c)…he comes home.

d)…I  wake up late.

e)…the grass gets wet.

f))…it reaches the

boiling point.

g)…that often triggers

excessive barking.

h) when they lose their

jobs.

i) it ’s more important to

let your fellow birds know

that it’s you singing.

j)…they go hunting.

II)Beginning:

1.Male birds may die overnight if

2.If dogs become bored or sad,

3.When you see an alligator on the water’s edge,

4.Lower income people are happy

5.A liquid boils when

6.I eat when

7.As water cools towards its freezing point,

8.Water releases a large amount of erosive energy as

9.When water is in short supply,

Ending:

a)…it can be frightening.

b)…when they gain wealth.

c)…the vapor pressure of the gas escaping from the liquid is equal to the pressure

exerted on the liquid by its surroundings.

d)…it becomes most dense at 4C° (39°F).

e)…it moves in this way.

f)..the potential conflict grows.

g)…I’m hungry.

h)…they bark.

i)…they haven’t been able to feed well during the previous day.

Possessive Adjectives and Possessive Pronouns – free PDF

Possessive Adjectives and Possessive Pronouns
Possessive Adjectives and Possessive Pronouns

 

Complete the sentences using possessive pronouns or possessive adjectives:  

  • I’ve lost ______ keys.
  • Pete is riding ______ bicycle.
  • They like ________ new house.
  • I have a car. The car is _______ .
  • You can address _______ readers more personally.
  • Susan met ______ high school teacher.
  • Here are a)_______ pictures. They show places people visit in b)______ leisure time.
  • House swaps is a process of lending a)______ own home to another family while you live in b)_______. It can be a great way of cutting costs.
  • I had _______hair cut the other day.
  • This is her makeup. This is _______.
  • Some people have the condition where they cannot recognise members of ________ own family.
  • Many women are concerned about dark circles under _______ eyes.

Fill in with the right possessive adjectives using the prompts in brackets:

  • 1.A lotus unfolds _____ petals when the sun rises in the sky . (It)
  • 2.This is _____ pencil. (He)
  • 3. _____ teacher is very nice. (We)
  • 4._____ sister likes to drive a car. (I)
  • 5. Do you like_____ job? (You)
  • 6.John is putting  a)_____ money into b)______ pocket. (He)
  • 7. 1.Where is _____ bag? (I)

Fill in with the right possessive pronouns using the prompts in brackets:

  •  1.This is _____. (We)
  •  2.The ruber  is _____.( He)
  •  3.The notebook is _____.(I)
  •  4.This coat is _____.(She)
  •  5.The rings are _____.(We)
  •  6.This is not _____ (I), this is _____ (They)!

Plural of Nouns

Some nouns ending in –Y add –S in plural and some change –Y into –I and add –ES : trays, plays but: ladies, buddies

Some nouns have the same form in singular and plural:

*deer

*sheep

*fish

*moose

*bison

Note: Many countable nouns that refer to animals and birds are the same in singular and plural. However, when their meaning in ontext is in singular you use singular determiners and verbs and vice versa.

Some nouns only appear in plural:

*scissors

*spectacles

*trousers

*shorts

*compasses

*scales

*(eye) glasses

*clothes

*thanks (you would not give someone a single thank but say ’Many thanks’ instead)

-There are 13 nouns that end in –fe or – f that change –f into –v and add –es:

1.*self-selves

2.*leaf-leaves

3.*wolf-wolves

4.*calf-calves

5.*sheaf-sheaves

6.*elf-ealves

7.*life-lives

8.*thief-thieves

9.*loaf-loaves

10.*knife-knives

11.*wife-wives

12.*half-halves

13.*shelf-shelves

-When a noun ends in s, sh, ch, x, or z – you add -es:

glasses, dishes, churches, boxes, brushes

*Two glasses of orange juice.

You write: potato, tomato, hero, cargo + -es

but:

studio, rodeo, piano + -s

Plural of Nouns – Exercises

Choose the correct form of the verb, whether singular or plural (certain sentences can have both options):

  • Economics at my faculty is/are  very hard to pass.
  • The police is/ are coming.
  • The Government is/are trying to control what you think.
  • Water is/are good for you.
  • Here is/are the news from the BBC.
  • Shingles is/are a viral infection that causes a painful rash.
  • Darts is/are my favourite game in a pub.
  • Dominoes is/are played all over the world.
  • The surroundings is/are quiet.
  • The outskirts of the city is/are rather dull.

Make the following nouns countable (there are different options, below are just examples:)

1.information ________

2.rice ________

3.sugar ________

4.cheese ________

5.bread ________

6.furniture ________

7.butter ________

8.sand ________

9.salt ________

10.news ________

11.chocolate ________

12.wine ________

13.cake ________

14.advice ________

15.jam ________

Plural of Nouns

Write the plurals of the following  nouns (some can take two forms):

1.alga-

2.datum-

3.criterion-

4.phenomenon-

5.maximum-

6.aquarium-

7.syllabus-

8.virus-

9.basis-

10.thesis-

11.radius-

12.fungus-

13.vertebra-

14.alumna-

15.nucleus-