1-14. It’s Valentine’s Day!

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • It’s Saturday.
  • It’s March 10th today.
  • It’s 5:30 now.
  • It was chilly yesterday.
  • It was only 10 miles.
  • It was dark outside.
  • It’s raining in Cleaveland.
  • It was snowing in Canada.
  • Is it Christmas tomorrow?
  • Was it hot in the room?
  • It’s snowing now.
  • It’s 5:30 in New York.
  • It’s already Monday.
  • It’s 100 miles away.
  • It’s bright outside.

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

Vocabulary

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

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
chilly (adj) noticeably cold
e.g. It’s chilly outside. 
dark (adj) having very little or no light
e.g. It’s very dark in this room. 
bright (adj) producing a lot of light
e.g. It’s bright in here with the light on. 
warm (adj) somewhat hot; not cool or cold
e.g. It’s very warm in Florida. 
inside (adj) an inner side, edge, or surface of something — usually singular
e.g. The event is inside the stadium.  
Christmas Eve (n) the day before Christmas (December 24)
e.g. It’s Christmas Eve today. 
already (adv) before this time; before now
e.g. It’s already snowing outside. 
cloudy (adj) having many clouds in the sky
e.g. It’s cloudy outside today. 
dry (adj) having no or very little water or liquid
e.g. It’s very dry without the sauce. 
humid (adj) having a lot of moisture in the air
e.g. It’s humid right now. 

Exercise

Go over the following exercises with your tutor. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. it’s / New York / in / 5:30 / .
    2. warm / not / it’s / here / . 
    3. in / it / doesn’t / San Diego / usually / rain / .
    4. is / 6 / it / already / ?
    5. hot / is / it / inside / ?
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. It were bright outside.
    2. It has raining in London.
    3. It snows yesterday.
    4. It snow in Alaska every year.
    5. Was it rain yesterday?
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Describe the weather today.
    2. Describe the room condition.
    3. Describe where the nearest school is.
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph (5-10 sentences).
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. Describe an average summer in your country.
    3. What is a good neighbor?

Wrap-up

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

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