2-7. She is as pretty as me

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • He is as fast as a tiger.
  • She is as funny as the comedian.
  • My wife is as wise as your wife.
  • I am not as cool as your brother.
  • You are not as selfish as my girlfriend.
  • We are not as rich as Mark.
  • Are you as gentle as my wife?
  • Is he as handsome as me?
  • Is this building as tall as your building?
  • Is this movie as scary as the novel?
  • I am as smart as you.
  • I am as tall as him.
  • She is as cool as me.
  • They are as pretty as me.
  • You are as cute as your sister.

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
celebrity (n) a person who is famous
e.g. There were many celebrities at the party.
brave (ad) feeling or showing no fear : not afraid
e.g. He lost his brave fight against the disease.
feather (n) any one of the light growths that make up the outer covering of the body of a bird
e.g. duck feathers
Back to back (phrasal verb) with backs opposite or against each other
e.g. The soldiers stood back to back.
Back to front (phrasal verb) with the back where the front should be
e.g. He accidentally put the sweater on back to front.
Behind someone’s back (phrasal verb) without someone’s knowledge : in secret
e.g. You shouldn’t gossip about people behind their back
Break the back of (phrasal verb) to get control of (something you are trying to stop or defeat) : to greatly weaken or subdue (something)
e.g. He says the government’s new policies will break the back of inflation.
Get your back up (phrasal verb) to become angry or annoyed and want to fight or argue
e.g. He gets his back up and becomes defensive whenever someone questions his work.
Back away (phrasal verb) To move backwards, in fear or dislike
e.g. When he saw the bear, he backed away in fright.
Back down (phrasal verb) To withdraw, concede defeat
e.g. Local authorities backed down on their threats to build on that part of the beach.

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. as / she / cool / is / me / as / .
    2. fast / car / is / as / this / yours / as /.
    3. 1,2,3 / English / as / as / easy / is / .
    4. you / as / your / as / brother / positive / are / ?
    5. is / as / Florida / Busan / hot / as / ?
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. I am the smart as you.
    2. I am as tall as he.
    3. My shoes are as expensive as you.
    4. You are as beauty as your mother.
    5. Is this cell phone as smaller as yours?
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. question1
    2. question2
    3. question3
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. Describe, in detail ,a team sport that interest you.
    3. Write a paragraph convincing your best friend to try your favorite brand of junk food.

Wrap-up

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

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