0-34. How do you think I learned English?

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • How do you think he is going to convince her?
  • How do you think I feel?
  • How do you think I make money?
  • How do you think I manage this?
  • How do you think he knows you?
  • How do you think we save money?
  • How do you think he found me?
  • How do you think she fixed her laptop?
  • How do you think she remembered my face?
  • How do you think we won the game?
  • How do you think I can memorize this formula?
  • How do you think you can improve your English?
  • How do you think she can pass this test?
  • How do you think we can catch him?
  • How do you think we can solve this problem?

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
Parachute (n) a device for slowing the descent of a person or object through the air that consists of a fabric canopy beneath which the person or object is suspended
e.g. How do you think I open this parachute?
Pass (v) go past or across; leave behind or on one side in proceeding
e.g. How do you think I pass around that car?
Queen (n) the female ruler of an independent state, especially one who inherits the position by right of birth
e.g. How do you think she will look when she is crowned Queen?
Quick (adj) moving fast or doing something in a short time
e.g. How do you think she arrived so quick?
Quits (adj) people stopping, especially because a debt or score has been settled
e.g. How do you think they ended up calling it quits?
Reach (v) stretch out an arm in a specified direction in order to touch or grasp something
e.g. How do you think I should reach for the top shelf?
Reason (n) a cause, explanation, or justification for an action or event
e.g. How do you think she decided the reason was legitimate?
Reduce (v) make smaller or less in amount, degree, or size
e.g. How do you think we can reduce our electrical bills this month?
Selection (n) the action or fact of carefully choosing someone or something as being the best or most suitable
e.g. How do you think the selection process will work?
Series (n) a number of things, events, or people of a similar kind or related nature coming one after another
e.g. How do you think the series of books will be written?

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. do / won / contest / you / think / I / how / the
    2. get / school / think / to / how / I / you / do 
    3. do / will / me / they / how / think / about / feel / you 
    4. think / you / do / drink / how / takes / she / her
    5. you / our / is / think / do / how / dog / doing 
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. How do you think we should renovating our kitchen?
    2. How do you think she should be approaching him?
    3. How do you thinking your grandmother will react?
    4. How do you think our kids will be behave?
    5. How do you think I feeling?
  3. Answer the following questions.
    1. How do you think is the best way to save money?
    2. How do you think is the best way to exercise? 
    3. How do you think is a good way to start your morning?
  4. (Homework) Write a paragraph.
    1. Write 10 sentences using the grammar you learned today.
    2. How do you think is a good way to celebrate the New Year? Write a paragraph about what you did last New Years Eve.
    3. Imagine: Imagine you were trying a get around a new city. What are three ‘how do you think’ questions you would ask a tourist help desk to help discover new things?

Wrap-up

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

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