Movie Segments to Assess Grammar Goals contains a series of movie segments and activities to assess or practice grammar points through fun, challenging exercises. Here you will find the movie segments, the lesson plans, printable worksheets with answer key for each activity, and the tips to develop your own grammar activities with the DVDs you have at home. New activities are posted regularly. Teaching grammar with movie segments is inspiring and highly motivating.
Jun 25, 2015
Friends: Introductions - Verb to Be - Functional Language
This is a fun, creative activity provided by a reader, Pedro Urbano, Thanks, Pedro, for sharing your great activity with us. I hope you share even more! I do not usually share activities based on TV sitcoms or series, but Pedro helped me with that task. Thanks, Pedro, once again..
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What are they saying? Create a dialog according to the pictures (the pictures are in the worksheet).
Use the questions below. One is extra.
Where are you from? How old are you? Are you Chinese?
Read the questions and check the correct answer.
A. Where is Rachel?
( ) at home ( ) at the airport ( ) at the gym
B. Where are Ross and Julie coming from?
( ) from Los Angeles ( ) from Mexico ( ) from China
C. Where is Julie from?
( ) NY ( ) Los Angeles ( ) Texas
2. Watch the video segment. Check T (true) or F (false).
A. Rachel has a cat in her hand ( )
B. Ross introduces Rachel to Julie ( )
C. Julie is from China ( )
Watch the segment again and complete the dialogue with the expressions below.
I’m from New York / Welcome to our country / There you are /This is Julie
Rachel: Oh..._________________! So...so... How was China, YOU?
Ross: It was great. Oh...what happened?
Ross: You’re bleeding
Rachel: Oh.. I am? Oh look at that. Yes, I am. Enough about me. Mr. “Back from the Orient” Come on, I wanna everything...everything!
Ross: Well, where do I start? _______________________. Julie, this is Rachel.
Rachel: Hi.....Oh these are...are....aren’t for you. These are for you: ______________________________!