Repeat after the tutor.
- I might have loved my cat.
- She might have forgotten my number.
- We might have made a mistake.
- You might have been lonely.
- They might have been busy today.
- Diane might have been happy at the party.
- My mom might not have liked my friend.
- My dad might not have hated Alex.
- Carrie might not have regretted her decision.
- She might not have been made at me.
- I might have forgotten.
- You might have met her before.
- She might have liked you.
- They might have seen us.
- I might have made a mistake.
Here are some grammar tips.
Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.
|firefighter||(n) a member of a group that works to put out fires
e.g. I might have become a firefighter.
|mentor||(n) someone who teaches or gives help and advice to a less experienced and often younger person
e.g. I might have to get some advice from my mentor.
|outsider||(n) a person who does not belong to or is not accepted as part of a particular group or organization
e.g. That outsider might have more friends if they were more kind.
|odd||(adj) strange or unusual : different from what is normal or expected
e.g. That movie might have been really odd.
|perspective||(n) a way of thinking about and understanding something (such as a particular issue or life in general)
e.g. That might have changed my perspective on the issue.
|normal||(adj) usual or ordinary : not strange
e.g. That might have looked normal if you didn’t change the color.
|boring||(adj) dull and uninteresting : causing boredom
e.g. That might have been a boring party, but I’m glad you came.
|exceptional||(adj) not usual : unusual or uncommon
e.g. That dinner might have been exceptional but it needed more salt.
|distinguish||(v) to notice or recognize a difference between people or things
e.g. I might have been able to distinguish between those two cats if they weren’t the same color.
|recommend||(v) to say that (someone or something) is good and deserves to be chosen
e.g. I might not have been able to recommend that book unless I read it first.
Go over the following exercise with your tutors.
- Make a sentence.
- forgotten / might / I / have / .
- have / they / us / seen / might / .
- it / might / you / in / have / lost / taxi / the / .
- might / each / have / other / we / misunderstood / .
- his / been / different / have / idea / might / .
- Correct the following sentences.
- You might have meet her before.
- She might had liked you.
- He might has been thirsty.
- It might have been difficulty.
- He might not have worked tomorrow.
- Answer the following questions.
- What is something that might have been difficult if you didn’t get help?
- Have you ever changed your perspective on something?
- Name 3 things you might not have liked but you tried it anyways.
- (Homework) Write a paragraph.
- Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
- Mentor: Have you ever had a mentor? What was the greatest lesson you learned from him or her?
- Far from normal: Many of us think of our lives as boringly normal, while others live the high life. Take a step back, and take a look at your life as an outsider might. Now, tell us at least six unique, exciting, or just plain odd things about yourself.