course, 2006-01-07



Visit = verb of movement ⇒ takes preposition "to" ⇒ ... visit to Athens

Past simple = finished action in the past.

We've been sitting here for just over an hour. ⇒ present perfect continuous

By the age of 18 I had already passed my driving test ⇒ past perfect (passed = past participle)

By the time I was 18, I had been living in Australia for 16 years ⇒ p. perf. cont

When I sat down, the chair broke.

(sat=p. simple, broke=p. simple)

See sheet #2

The girl had been swimming


Prepare short 'speech' about county (Singapore), see sheet

Note: Do only some points, not all. Just a short presentation.

p69 #1, #3 - #5

Sheet #2

See chapter 4 in grammar book