Thursday, July 31, 2014


  • Lee las siguientes frases y escribe en tu cuaderno aquellas que NO conoscas. Investiga su significado.

English in the classroom

Excuse me!
Can you help me, please?                                   Can I borrow ..., please?
How do you say ... in English?                             Can you pass ..., please?
                ... spell ...?                                       Just a moment, please.
                ... pronounce...?                                We haven't finished (yet).     
That's /That isn't/ mine.                                     Come on. Hurry up!
Sorry?/ Pardon?                                                  Whose turn is it?        
Could you say that again?                                    It's my/your turn.
Could you write that on the board, please?          You go first.   
What's the opposite of ...?                                  What did he/she say?
             ... difference?                                       It doesn't matter.
             ... past tense of ...?                               What do you mean?
What does ...mean?                                            What do you think?   
I'm sorry. I don't understand.                               What / How about you? 
                      ... know.                                      I'm not sure.
                      ... remember.                              Perhaps. / Maybe.
Is this right or wrong?                                         Let's ask the teacher.
Which page?                                                       Can I go to the restroom, please?
Have you got a ..., please?/                                Here you are. 
Do you have a ...., please?                                  See you on (Monday)/tomorrow! 
Sorry, I'm late.                                                   Have a nice weekend!

                                Taken from: Helping Students to Speak, Paul Seligson, 1997. p83