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There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle, or the mirror that reects it. Edith Wharton


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Teenager Problems................................................................. 160 Davids Family Tree ................................................................ 167 Rhyme..................................................................................... 169 These and Those Things ........................................................ 172 So Paulo City . ...................................................................... 176 Renatas Neighborhood ......................................................... 177 Renatas New House . ............................................................ 180 Renatas Bedroom . ................................................................ 183 Celebration.............................................................................. 186 Vocabulary............................................................................... 187


Unit 1: Teenager Problems

To be a teenager is very difcult. Teenagers are too young to stay out late and too old to stay home just because of a headache or a cold. You cant behave as a kid and bother your little sisters or brothers. The appearance is another point. You can look gorgeous in the morning and miserable in the evening just because of that awful zit that decided to show up the very day you have that terric party. But dont worry too much, pimples and adolescents go always together and in a couple of years it will not be a problem anymore, just memories.

a) Why is it difcult being a teenager?

b) What is the most common problem of adolescents?

c) Do you enjoy being a teenager?

d) What is the best thing in to be a teenager?

e) Can you give the synonyms? teenager: problem: gorgeous: home: kid: little: 160

Take a look at the sentences:

They are teachers.

She is Sandy. I am a girl.

He is a dentist.

It is a horse.



1. Lets complete the table! Subject I We, They, You Plural Nouns He, She, It Singular nouns Uncountable nouns + verb to be am are is + Continue the sentence

2. Complete the sentences with the Verb to be in the afrmative form: a) I ______________ John. b) They ____________ my parents. c) She ____________ my sister. d) He ____________ happy. e) Will ___________ my cat. f) They __________ my grandparents. g) You __________ my friends. h) It _______ an elephant. i) My father _____________ good. j) My eyes _____________ green. k) Red ____________ my favorite color. l) I _______ not sad, I __________ happy. m) My nose ______not small, it ____________ big. n) Kevin and her mother ____________ ne.

3. Now, can you answer personal questions? a) Whats your name? b) How old are you? c) What is your address? d) What is your telephone number?

4. Read and try to complete the text with the verb to be: My name ____ Mario and I _______a teacher. My address ______ 58, Topzio street, and my telephone number ______ 5439-0201. I ______ 37 years old and I _____ married. My daughter, Katherine, ______ two and half years old. My wife _____ Italian. She ____ a bank teller. 162

Look at the examples:

It is not a theater. It is a supermarket.

She is not an actress. She is a singer.

I am Paula. I am not a teacher. Im a nurse.

Acrescenta-se a palavra NOT depois do verbo.


1. Complete the sentences with the negative form of the verb to be: a) She ______ from Spain. b) This book _________ mine. c) Rose and Peter ______ married. d) That _______ right. e) My brother _____ here at the moment. f) We _____ in England. 163 g) It _______ Monday today. h) I _____ a hairdresser. i) My name ______ Alexander. j) The cat ______ black. k) My hair ______ long. l) You ______ short.


Para fazer perguntas com o verbo to be, coloque o verbo antes do sujeito. EXAMPLES:

1. Change the sentences into interrogative form: a) You are American. b) She is English. c) Peter is a good boy. d) He is a clown. e) I am a beautiful girl. f) It is a black bird. g) They are Brazilian. h) The girl is happy. i) She is in Brazil. j) He is German. 2. Give questions to the answers: a) Yes, this is my English book. b) No, that is not Kevin. c) No, she is not Alice. 164 f) Yes, it is my dog. d) Yes, I am a student. e) No, we are not doctors.

EXAMPLES: Is it a camel? No, it isnt. It is a spider. Is it a bird? Yes, it is.

1. Finish the sentences. Use short answers: a) Are you from Germany? No, b) Is this a silly cat? Yes, c) Is John from England? No, d) Am I your friend? - Yes, e) Is she your teacher? - Yes, f) Are Peter and Sue your friends? - Yes, g) Are you a soccer player? No, 2. Look at the pictures and answer the questions with short answers: a) Is the boy happy?

b) Is the boy tall?

c) Is it an American ag?

d) Is he a boy?

e) Is it big?


f) Is the girl sad?

g) Are you sleepy?

h) Is it a Kangaroo?

i) Are we good friends?

j) Are you an actor?

k) Is he a man?

l) Is this a dress?

m) Are they scouts?

n) Is he a doctor?

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Unit 2: Davids Family Tree

My name is David and this is my family tree. Dayane is my wife. She is a nurse at the same hospital where I work. I work in the lab. My daughter Monna is a doctor in San Francisco. Monnas husbands name is John. He is a restaurant manager. They have a little boy named Michael who is three years old. My fathers parents are Susan and Tommy. My mothers parents are Charles and Sue. My fathers name is Edward. Hes an architect and he lives in New York with my mother Mary. My mom is a very talented artist. She paints beautiful pictures. I have one brother named Antony and a sister named Carol. My brother is a computer engineer and my sister is a teacher.

1. Complete this family tree with the information from the text:


The genitive case express possession. It is formed by adding s to the possessor and we change the positions. Example: The bycicle of Anderson. Andersons bycicle.

1. Write the correct genitive case form: Example: (Cindy) sister - Cindys sister a) (the children) milk b) (my friend) bike c) (Mrs. Souza) car d) (the headteacher) ofce e) (Mr. Wilson) room f) (Paul) house g) (the waiter) tray -

2. Complete with the possessive case. Decide if you have to use s or of in each phrase: a) The boy has a toy. b) Philip has a book. Its the Its My picture is on Its Its What is Julia is Scream is 168 ?

c) The magazine has my picture on its cover. d) Our friends live in this house. e) There is milk in the glass. f) This house has a number. g) Paul has a sister, Julia. h) The lm has a name, Scream.

Unit 3: Rhyme
Roses are red, Violets are blue, Sugar is sweet, And so are you! (...) If apples are pears, And peaches are plums, And if the rose has a different name If tigers are bears, And ngers are thumbs I love you just the same! (...) Roses are red Violets are blue Sugar is sweet And so are you. And so are they That send you this And when we meet Well have a kiss. (...) Plenty of love, Tons of kisses, I hope some day Well be Mr and Mrs

1. What kind of text is it?

2. Why are some words in black?

3. Whats the theme of the rhyme?

4. What do you think about the rhyme?


Most of the words in plural is formed by adding S at the end of the word. Examples: cat dog cats ower owers dogs pant pants



Words ending in S, SS, SH, CH, X, Z and O, their plural is formed by adding ES. Examples: box boxes church churches EXcEpT: kiss buzz kisses buzzes brush brushes Piano Photo pianos photos





Words ending in Y preceded by a consonant, you remove the Y and add IES. Examples: baby babies y ies cry try cries tries strawberry 170 strawberries

1. Choose the correct alternative:

2. Complete the table with the missing forms:

Singular baby boys boss buses cars city families fox guys jobs key ofces potato strawberry wolves wife teachers sandwich roofs radio shelf tomatoes Plural Singular miss pencils Plural

3. Choose the alternatives that all words are in the correct plural forms: ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) kisses, tomatoes, toys, guy books, kitchens, stomachs, pencils baskets, secretarys, watches, wifes women, shelves, strawberries, babies wolves, crisys, keies, mangoes boxes, mice, oxen, feet epochs, men, buses, sheeps childs, lifes, radios, roofs potatoes, churches, cars, cities foxes, lives, families, sandwiches 171

Unit 4: These and Those Things


people or things.



1. Look at the pictures and answer the questions:


Unit 5: So Paulo City

Hello! My name is Jack. Today Im in So Paulo city. I can see many cars, buses and people. In this street I can see a cinema with a black door. The sky is gray, but the day is hot, some people are resting on the green grass of the park. This is a good day. So Paulo is a very big city.

1. Now, answer the questions below: a) Do you know So Paulo City? b) How is So Paulo?

c) Do you agree with Jack? What do you think about So Paulo?

SUGGESTION: Professor, pea para que os alunos pesquisem na Internet sobre a cidade de sua preferncia, coletando dados, paisagens e imagens sobre esta cidade. Em seguida, montem um texto em ingls no Word. Aps essa pesquisa, os trabalhos podero ser expostos em um mural na escola. 175


1. Complete and answer about you:

2. Complete with WH-question:

3. Lets check the situations and match the columns: a) WHAT b) WHO c) WHERE d) WHY e) WHEN f) HOW ( ( ( ( ( ( ) we dont know the time. ) we dont know the way. ) we dont know the facts. ) we dont know the people. ) we dont know the reason. ) we dont know the place. 176

Unit 6: Renatas Neighborhood

Hi, my name is Renata and I live in Greensvalley. This is my neighborhoods map. Theres a bank on the corner and a library across my house. Theres also a school and a post ofce near my house. Say, can you nd where my house is? Please, draw it in the right place on the map.
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1. Read the text again and take a look at the map. Can you write Renatas address?

2. Where is the police station? 3. Where is the hospital? 4. Where is the drugstore? 5. Where is the train station?



Learning more:


1. Directions: Use the map to answer the following questions.


Unit 7: Renatas New House

Vitor: Hi, Renata! Renata: Oh! Hi, Vitor! Vitor: Hows your new house? Renata: Its very nice and beautiful! Vitor: Is it big? Renata: Yeah. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Theres also a big yard and a swimming pool. Vitor: Wow! Do you have enough furniture? Renata: We bought some new furniture. Theres a new sofa in the living room. We bought a new table and chairs for the dining room and a new dresser for the bedroom. Vitor: When can I see your new house? Renata: Come over tomorrow for lunch and you can see the new house.

1. Put the words in the correct places: sofa - dinner table - stove - bathtub -bed - freezer - rug closed - chairs - armchair - TV - dog - tree - lamp


2. Now, write sentences about the house from the exercise 1: Ex.: The sofa is in the living room.

3. According to the dialogue, can you draw Renatas new house? Please, do it in your notebook.




1. What are there in the rooms? Dont forget to use There is / There are! a) b)

2. Lets complete the text with There To Be: The House of the Future Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, has a $53.392.200 house in Medina, Washington. In his house _________________ seven bedrooms, twenty four bathrooms and six kitchens. ___________________ a huge library and even a movie theater. The security system includes cameras and sensors in the oor. The house computer system automatically turns on music when you enter a room. Now, answer the questions: a) Try to write in full the price of the house.

b) Why does Bill Gates need a so big and expensive house?


Unit 8: Renatas Bedroom

This is Renatas bedroom. In her bedroom there are a bed, a box, a closet and a shelf. Theres a small beside table next to the bed. Theres a lamp on the beside table. Its pink. There are a lot of clothes and shoes in the closet. There are a wall picture and a window. Renatas bedroom is very nice and clean.

1. Answer true or false:

1. Talk to a friend about his/her bedroom. Ask him/her these questions and check his/her answers: s bedroom. (your friends name)


2. Look at the pictures and complete the sentences. Use There is/are ou There isnt/arent:

1. Complete this conversation between Betty and Peter. Use there is/are in the negative, afrmative or interrogative forms. Practice this dialogue with your partner.


1. Look at the picture and answers the questions in your notebook:

a) What are there in the classroom?

b) What is the class about?

2. Answer the questions according to the pictures: a) How many tomatoes are there in the basket? b) How many apples are there in the basket? c) How many carrots are there in the basket? d) How many grapes are there in the basket? e) How many plums are there in the basket?

a) Is there a bed in the picture? b) Is there a TV in the picture? c) Are there four chairs in the picture? d) Is there a table in the picture? e) Is there a plant in the picture? 185



The older I get, the smarter my father seems to get. Tim Russert

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