TO BE (present)

Positive Sentences



Negative Sentences



Yes/No Questions



Wh- Questions

Where are you from?
When is your birthday
Why is he happy?
What is your name?
Which is my book?
How is the film?

EXERCISES

Click on the following links for online exercises.

http://www.eclecticenglish.com/grammar/PresentSimpleToBe1A.html

http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/tenses/be3.htm

http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/tenses/be2.htm

http://ww2.college-em.qc.ca/prof/epritchard/verbtobe.htm

THIS-THAT-THESE-THOSE

THIS is a hen.

THIS is a car. .

THAT is a bird.

THESE are cats. These are hats.

THOSE are bees.

NOTES:

1- “this” is used for an object (only 1) which is near the speaker.

2- “that” is used for one object which is far from the speaker.

3- “these” is used for objects (more than 1) which are near the speaker

4- “those” is used for objects (more than 1) which are far from the speaker.

EXERCISES

Click on the following links to do online exercises.

http://www.english-test.net/esl/learn/english/grammar/ii170/esl-test.php

http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/76.html

http://members.iinet.net.au/~adelegc/grammar/this_that/this_etc.html

http://www.1-language.com/englishcourse/unit12_grammar_exs2.htm

http://www2.arnes.si/~dkrape/this_that_these_those.htm