1-44. It’s too bad you have to leave early

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • It’s too bad you have to work tomorrow.
  • It’s too bad she has to leave this country.
  • It’s too bad you are not my type.
  • It’s too bad I don’t have time.
  • It’s too bad you don’t have a friend.
  • It’s too bad he is not single.
  • It’s too bad they have to study until 10.
  • It’s too bad we’ve lost the game.
  • It’s too bad you are on a diet.
  • It’s too bad she doesn’t enjoy eating.
  • It’s too bad I am sick today.
  • It’s too bad you are busy today.
  • It’s too bad you are not here.
  • It’s too bad she doesn’t have a daughter.
  • It’s too bad this dress is too small.

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
on a diet (idiom) trying to lose weight by eating less food or specific foods.
eat out (idiom) eat at a restaurant
do somebody/ something over (idiom) beat up, ransack (informal)
do something over (idiom) do again
do away with something (idiom) discard
do something up (idiom) fasten, close
drop back (idiom) move back in a position/group
drop in/ by/ over (idiom) come without an appointment
drop somebody/ something off (idiom) take somebody/ something somewhere and leave them/it there
drop out (idiom) quit a class, school etc

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. it’s / you / here / not / bad / too / are / .
    2. this / too / dress / it’s / too / bad / is / small / .
    3. stay / it’s / too / can’t / us / bad / you / with / .
    4. it’s / money / I / have / too /bad / don’t / .
    5. tomorrow / to / bad / too / you / work / it’s / have / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. It’s too bad she doesn’t has a daughter.
    2. It’s too bad I can’t see you yesterday.
    3. It’s too bad she don’t likes this movie.
    4. It’s too bad they not remember my birthday.
    5. It’s too bad she had to study now.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. Your friend can’t come to your party. What do you say? (use “it’s too bad”)
    2. You were out of town when your friend visited your city. What do you say? (use “it’s too bad”)
    3. You don’t have much money. What do you say? (use “it’s too bad”)
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. What TV or movie star would you like to invite to your birthday party?
    3. How do you feel when you have had a fight with your best friend?

Wrap-up

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

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