Archive for the ‘English for children’ Category

Asking for general information

February 20th, 2014 in English for children

To give general information about yourself, use I’m…

I’m a teacher.

I’m married.

I’m a mother of two kids.

I’m working.

I’m interested in painting.

Saying what you want to do

February 15th, 2014 in English for children

To say what you want to do, use I’d like to… or I want to…

I would like to meet the manager.

I would like to take you out for a meal.

Saying what you want to do

February 14th, 2014 in English for children

To talk about what you would like to do, use I would like to… or I want to…

I would like to meet him.

Grammar Exercise: Be and have (beginner level)

February 14th, 2014 in English for children

Complete the following sentences using an appropriate form of the verb be or have.

1. What …………………. you doing there?

a) are

b) is

b) have

Talking about your plans

February 13th, 2014 in English for children

In English, we use several different structures to talk about our plans. They are:

Present continuous with going to

I am going to meet your dad tomorrow.

Talking about health problems

January 31st, 2014 in English for children

If you become ill or have an accident, the phrases given in this section will allow you to talk to your doctor.

Describing the problem

If you are ill, use I’ve got…

Asking for things in a shop

January 25th, 2014 in English for children

The phrases given in this lesson will help you do your shopping.

Asking for things

To ask for things in a shop, use I’d like… or Could I have…?