Lesson 8: Feeling Sick



Practice by reading the dialogue with your tutor. After you are done, switch roles and do it again! πŸ“˜

  • K: Dorothy, are you sick?
  • D: No, do I look sick? If so, that’s not good.
  • K: I ask because your parents are ill.
  • D: That’s true. They need to see the doctor.




Using subject pronounsΒ “I,” “he,” “she,” “it,” “you,” “they,” and “we”Β in a sentence. πŸ“˜



Using the verb “to have” in the present tense. Β πŸ“˜




Go over the vocabulary and expressions below with your tutor. πŸ“˜

see πŸ“˜
well πŸ“˜
ill πŸ“˜
have a cold πŸ“˜
doctor πŸ“˜
flu πŸ“˜





Fill in the blank with“I,” “he,” “she,” “it,” “you,” “they,” and “we.” Β πŸ“˜

  • Dorothy is sick. She is not well.
  • You and I are ill. ____ are sick.
  • You have a cold. _____ need to see a doctor.
  • The dog is not well. _____ is sick.
  • Kevin and Dorothy have a cold. _____ are ill.


Make a sentence using the words. πŸ“˜

  • (flu, has, he, the) He has the flu.
  • (have, I, cold, a) ___________.
  • (doctor, she, a, is) __________.
  • (ill, they, are) _____________.
  • (doctor, we, to, see, need, the) _____________.


Fill in the blank with “have” or “has.”Β πŸ“˜

  • Kevin has a cold.
  • We ______ a car.
  • The cat _____ food.
  • I _____ money.
  • Kevin and Dorothy ____ jobs.



Make correct sentences using the words. Add have or has. πŸ“˜

  • (dog, Dorothy, a) Dorothy has a dog.
  • (we, sons, three) ______________.
  • (sister, one, I) ________________.
  • (cold, she, a) _________________.
  • (coffee, the, doctor) ____________.




Discussion Questions

  • How many times do you get sick each year?
  • Have you ever been very sick?
  • What are common cures for a cold in your country?
  • What do you do when you’re sick?


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