American Speakout Elementary Work Book Unit 1

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GRAMMAR SIMPLE PRESENT: BE 1 Put the words in the correct order to make sentences. 1 A: Yasmin / your / is / name Is your name Yasmin B: no, / isn’t / it. / Anna / name / ’s / my

3 Write questions and answers using the prompts. 1 A: you / American? Are you American? B: no / I / Canadian No, I’m not. I’m Canadian. 2 A: he / a student? B: no / he / a teacher 3 A: we / late? B: no / you / early 4 A: they / from India? B: no / they / China VOCABULARY

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B: I / yes, / am. / David / this / and / is

COUNTRIES AND NATIONALITIES 4 A Find twelve countries in the puzzle.

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. 2 Complete the conversations with the correct form of be . Conversation 1 Ben: Hello. How are you? Ed: Um … hello. Ben: Sorry, 1 are you Mr. and Mrs. Rutter? Ed: No, we 2 . They 3 Mr. and Mrs. Rutter. Ben: Oh, sorry.

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B Write the nationalities for the countries in the puzzle. Greek

C Write the nationalities from Exercise 4B in the correct column.

1 -an / -ian

2 -ish Polish

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Conversation 2 Ben:

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you Jerry Rutter?

Jerry: Yes. Ben: I 5

Ben Pastor. Jerry: Oh, hello. Nice to meet you, Ben. This 6 my wife, Sally. Sally: Hi. Ben: Sorry. 7

D Listen and underline the stressed syllables in the nationalities in Exercise 4C. E Listen again and repeat.

your name Sandy?

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. It’s Sally.

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Nice to meet you, Sally.

SIMPLE PRESENT Um / Mr. / Mrs.

PRESENT SIMPLE Er / Mr / Mrs

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