2-10. English is so easy that anyone can master it

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • I am so selfish (that) no one likes me.
  • He is so gentle (that) everyone loves him.
  • James was so upset (that) he left our company.
  • We were so depressed (that) we cancelled the meeting.
  • It is so easy (that) anyone can solve it.
  • She is so tall (that) she can be a model.
  • We are so busy (that) we can’t hang out.
  • Tom is so sensitive (that) I can’t touch him.
  • He was so smart (that) he could understand everything.
  • I was so sick (that) I couldn’t walk.
  • I am so smart (that) I study English.
  • I am so kind (that) everyone likes me.
  • I am so skinny (that) she doesn’t like me.
  • She is so strong (that) she can move this box.
  • He is so weak (that) he can’t walk.

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
natural (adj) existing in nature and not made or caused by people : coming from nature
e.g. Those trees were so tall and big that they had to be natural
dump (v) to leave or get rid of (something or someone) quickly or without concern
e.g. They were so tired that they dumped their friends at the party and went home.
crispy (adj) pleasantly thin, dry, and easily broken
e.g. Those crackers were so crispy that they made a loud crunch when I bit them. 
depressed (adj) feeling sad
e.g. She was so depressed that she stayed home. 
pinch (v) to squeeze (someone’s skin) between your thumb and finger often in a painful way
e.g. My little brother is so mean that he tried to pinch me.
expert (n) a person who has special skill or knowledge relating to a particular subject
e.g. He was so smart with computers that he was considered an expert.
bargain for (phrasal verb) to expect or plan on (something)
e.g. That car was so cheap that it was more than we bargained for
quiet (adj) making very little noise
e.g. He was so quiet that I couldn’t even hear him. 
sunny (adj) having plenty of bright sunlight
e.g. It was so sunny outside that it hurt my eyes.
ignore (v) to refuse to show that you hear or see (something or someone)
e.g. He was so rude that he ignored me when I was talking. 

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. so / (that) / he / walk / weak / he / can’t / is / .
    2. master / is / anyone / so / English / can / easy / (that) / it / .
    3. was / I / screamed / happy / (that) / so / I / .
    4. the / lazy / she / so / (that) / she / was / missed / bus / .
    5. it / was / so / laughed / (that) / I / funny / .
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. I am so smart (that) everyone like me.
    2. She is so strong (that) she can moves this box.
    3. He is so cool (that) my friends like he.
    4. I was so sad (that) I cry.
    5. I was so excited (that) I called to them.
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. What is so fun that you love to do it? 
    2. What is something that happened that was so funny so you had to laugh? 
    3. What is so delicious that you want to eat it everyday? 
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. What’s the most time you’ve ever spent apart from your favorite person? Tell us about it.
    3. Take the first sentence from your favorite book and make it the first sentence of your post.

Wrap-up

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

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