3-31. Eat vegetables instead of meat

Warm-up

Repeat after the tutor. 

  • Try this Americano instead of the latte.
  • Walk fast instead of running.
  • Use this hammer instead of the brick.
  • I walk instead of taking a nap.
  • I went shopping instead of staying home.
  • We talked instead of fighting.
  • I played the piano instead of violin.
  • I called her instead of emailing her.
  • I exercised instead of eating.
  • I want to master English instead of Chinese.
  • I want to read a magazine instead of this textbook.
  • You can use my room instead of the living room.
  • Did you visit America instead of Canada?
  • Did you play game instead of studying?
  • Did you sleep instead of doing your homework?

Notes

Here are some grammar tips. 

line

Vocabulary

Go over the following vocabulary and expressions with your tutor. Use the illustration above if needed.

Vocabulary/ Expressions

Expression Definition
bittersweet (v) def1
e.g. example
nostalgic (v) def2
e.g. example
brick (v) def3
e.g. example
substitute (v) def4
e.g. example
replace (v) def5
e.g. example
alternatively (v) def6
e.g. example
achieve (v) def7
e.g. example
carry out (v) def8
e.g. example
follow through (v) def9
e.g. example
get things done (v) def10
e.g. example

Exercise

Go over the following exercise with your tutors. 

  1. Make a sentence.
    1. question1
    2. question2
    3. question3
    4. question4
    5. question5
  2. Correct the following sentences. 
    1. question1
    2. question2
    3. question3
    4. question4
    5. question5
  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. Bittersweet memories: You receive a gift that is bittersweet and makes you nostalgic. What is it?
    3. Goals: When you started a year, did you set any goals? Have you achieved them? Have they changed at all since last year?

Wrap-up

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

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s