sábado, 13 de febrero de 2016

Expressions to use in the classroom

These expressions are meant to give confidence to the student's communication skills. As a result, expressions should be encouraged within their classroom relationships.


Greetings and farewells.
  • Good morning            
  • Hello /  Hi teacher!           
  • How do you do? 
  • Goodbye            
  • Have a nice day            
  • Enjoy your day            
  • See you tomorrow            
  • Take care

Spontaneous reactions 
  • Thank you              
  • Thank you  / you're welcome           
  • Bless you!             
  • Congratulations            
  • Do you feel well?            
  • Do you have the hiccups?                       a headache, stomachache, a cold, the flu,…            
  • Sorry ( apologize )            
  • Sorry? ( say it again )
         
Asking for permission

  • Can I go to the toilet?            
  • Can I sharpen, please?           
  • Can I use a dictionary?            
  • Can I borrow a pen/eraser/paper?                          
  • Can you lend me your pen/eraser/paper? 

         
Asking for help
 

  • I need help / more time...           
  • Sorry?           
  • Say it again..           
  • I don't get it, can you repeat, please?           
  • What do you mean with.....?           
  • What does ( word ) mean?            
  • What's the meaning of... ?          
  • Is this right?  / Is this ok?           
  • May I ask... ?          
  • How do you say.... in English?           
  • Tell me the difference between A and B