1-7. I was erasing my sentence


Repeat after the tutor. 

  • I was driving a pickup truck.
  • I was doing something.
  • She was wearing a white outfit.
  • We were watching a movie.
  • I was not sleeping.
  • The cat was not moving.
  • Danny was not writing his essay.
  • Were you writing?
  • Was she sleeping at a party?
  • Were they helping you?
  • I was driving.
  • She was eating an ice cream.
  • He was working with me.
  • It was moving fast.
  • They were cleaning the room.


Here are some grammar tips. 


Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
Remove (v) to move or take (something) away from a place
Look at (v) to direct your eyes in a particular direction 
Talk to (v) to say words in order to express your thoughts, feelings, opinions, etc., to someone
Answer (v) something you say or write when someone asks you a question
Pay attention (idiom) to listen to, watch, or consider something or someone very carefully
Hold one’s breath (idiom) to stop breathing for a short period, on purpose
Bleed (v) to lose or release blood because of a cut, injury, etc.
Burn (v) to be on fire or to feel heat as if on fire; (n) an injury caused by exposure to heat or flame
Cause (v) something or someone that produces an effect, result, or condition
Pain (n) the physical feeling caused by disease, injury, or something that hurts the body; mental or emotional suffering


Go over the following exercise with your tutor. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. was / I / driving / .
    2. organizing / they / the room / were / .
    3. about / I / thinking / was / you / .
    4. we / not / together / studying / were
    5. doing / were / something / you / ?
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. She were eating an ice cream.
    2. Sue and Alice was singing.
    3. I was not look at you. 
    4. Was they eating pizza?
    5. Was Jenny help you?
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. What were you doing right before your Cambly lesson?
    2. What was your friend doing this morning?
    3. Were you sleeping at 1AM last night?
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. Describe last night. What were you doing?
    3. Describe a fun party or event you went to. What were you doing there?


Go over any new expressions or vocabulary that you learned today.

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