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Unit 2: Time is Precious Definition: valuable

1) New words We cannot waste precious time.


Precious Prefer Yesterday
Yesterday Complete Definition: the day before today
Collect stamp grumble I cried yesterday.
Play hopscotch Busy Collect stamp Play hopscotch
Play chess Champion
Read magazine Important
Practice violin Congratulate
Made scrapbook Went
Choose Ate
Guess Flew
Complain Blew
Play chess Read magazine
2) Learn to tell the time
3) Grammar: simple tense vs past tense

Practice violin Made scrapbook

Choose
Definition: to decide which one of things or people
I choose you, Pikachu!
Guess
Definition: to answer when you are not sure.
You can guess the meaning of this word.
Complain
Definition: to say that you are not happy.
I complain to the teacher about the dogs barking.
Prefer
Definition: to like something more.
She prefers a black shirt than the white shirt.
Complete
Definition: nothing missing.
She completes her work.
Grumble
Definition: complain
She is always grumbling.
Busy
Definition: do not have free time
Peter is busy studying for his exams.
Champion
Definition: first place in a competition.
Lydia is the champion of public speaking competition.

3) Past tense

Important
Definition: strongly needed
It is important to brush your teeth before sleeping.
Congratulate
Definition: to tell someone you are happy for them.
He congratulates me on my exam results.
Went
Definition: past tense of go.
She went to park just now.
Ate
Definition: past tense of eat.
They ate the apples and left the house.
Flew
Definition: past tense of fly.
The birds flew to her house.
Blew
Definition: past tense of blow.
She blew a sigh and left the school.

1) New words
Precious
Simple tense versus past tense