….TO BE………………………………………….TO DO
I AM John I LIVE in Donosti
I AM NOT a girl I DON´T LIVE in Paris
AM I a boy? DO I LIVE in Spain?
She/ he IS John She/he LIVES in Donosti
He ISN’T a girl She DOESN’T LIVE in Paris
IS he a boy? DOES she LIVE in Spain?
You/they/we ARE John You/they/we LIVE in Donosti
You AREN´T a girl You DON´T LIVE in Paris
ARE you a boy? DO you LIVE in Spain?
1) Complete the exercise (affirmative, negative, question).
He is a dentist. They are Spanish.
He ___________ a dentist. They ___________ Spanish.
___________ he a dentist? ___________ they Spanish?
I am tall. We are doctors.
I ___________ tall. We ___________ doctors.
___________ I tall? ___________ we doctors?
We like playing tennis. She plays computer games.
We ______________ playing tennis. She ______________ computer games?
___________________ playing tennis? ___________________ computer games?
I do sport. They listen to music.
I ______________ sport. They ______________ to music.
___________________ I do sport? ___________________ to music?
He ___________ football. I ___________ a teacher.
He ______________ football. I ______________ a teacher.
Does he play football? Am I a teacher?
She ___________ young. We ___________ TV.
She ______________ young. We ______________ TV.
Is she young? Do we watch TV?
2) Complete the gaps with the appropriate form of the verb to be.
My name ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) James.
Mary ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) a secretary.
John and Lucy ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) at school.
I ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) a student.
The boys ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) in the garden.
He ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) a lawyer.
Susie ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) a housewife.
They ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) my friends.
You ___________ (affirmative form) ___________ (negative form) a student.
3) Complete the gaps with the verbs in brackets.
My brother ___________ (like) Christmas. He ___________ (not go) to school and he ___________ (stay) at home everyday. I ___________ (like) Christmas too, but I ___________ (work) everyday. Anyway, we ___________ (spend) some time together. My parents ___________ (not have) holidays, but they ___________ (go) for a walk everyday. My dad ___________ (not work) on Sundays and Saturdays. He ___________ (like) his job.
4) Form the questions:
John is writing a letter.
Is John writing a letter?
She is walking home from school.
The children are sitting in the garden.
Peter runs with his dog on Sundays.
They go to work by bus.
Jenny isn’t sleeping late today.
We are going to the cinema.
I am going now.
5) Choose the correct answer.
Are you married?
a) Yes, I do.
b) Yes, I am.
Do you have any brothers or sisters?
a) I have two sons.
b) I have two brothers.
Is he your father?
a) No, he isn’t.
b) No, he don’t.
What does your wife do?
a) She’s a housewife.
b) Yes, she is.
Do you live with your family?
a) No, I’m not.
b) No, I don’t.
Do you have a daughter?
a) Yes, I do.
b) Yes, she is.
Is this your cousin?
a) Yes, he is.
b) Yes, I am.
Where is your uncle?
a) He’s with my aunt.
b) He’s not.
Do you have a dog?
a) Yes, we do.
b) No, he doesn’t.
Does your mother work?
a) No, she’s a housewife.
b) Yes, she is.
6) Form questions from the given words:
class / in /your / is / John
apple / your / is / this
name / you / is / Josephine
are / old / comics / the
is / Charlie / you / class / in
your / blue / sandwich box / is
German / they / are
happy / are / you
is / red / chair / the
late / am / I
are / clever / the kids
7) Complete the sentences: Use the long and the short form.
– Long form: DOES NOT / ARE NOT / IS NOT / AM NOT
– Short form: DOESN’T / AREN’T / ISN’T / ‘M NOT
Tom doesn’t / does not collect stamps. (Tom + negative + collect)
_____________________________ songs in the bathroom. (You + negative + sing)
_____________________________ in the garden. (Julie + negative + work)
____________________________ at home. (I + negative + sit)
_____________________________ the windows. (Tina and Kate + affirmative + open)
____________________________ a tennis player. (My brother + affirmative + to be)
____________________________ French. (Adam + negative + speak)
____________________________ French. (Adam + negative + to be)
____________________________ lemonade. (His sister + affirmative + like)
____________________________ to music. (We + negative + listen)
____________________________ musician. (We + negative + to be)
____________________________ the car everyday. (My father + affirmative + clean)
____________________________ an artist. (I + negative + to be)
____________________________ in the lake. (They + affirmative + swim)
____________________________ in Japan. (My friend + affirmative + born)
8 ) Choose the correct option.
I don’t stay / doesn’t stay at home.
We don’t wash / doesn’t wash the family car.
Sarah aren’t / isn’t a good friend.
My dog is / are / am beautiful.
Charlie like / likes playing table-tennis.
It are / is / am my best friend.
Doris don’t do / doesn’t do her homework.
They goes / go to bed at 8.30 pm.
Kevin don’t open / doesn’t open his workbook.
I are / am / is the best.
Our hamster don’t eat / doesn’t eat apples.
You are / am / is my friend.
We am not / isn’t / aren’t lucky.
Max, Frank and Steve don’t skate / doesn’t skate in the street.
9) Rewrite the sentence in the negative form.
The girls are outside. —————> The girls aren’t outside.
She knows the answer. ———–> She doesn’t know the answer.
We live in a small house. ———-> _______________________________________
I have coffee for breakfast. ——–> _______________________________________
Water boils at 90ºC. ————–> _______________________________________
My brother works in a café. ——–> _______________________________________
Marie and Helen do judo. ———> _______________________________________
They are English. —————-> _______________________________________
I am very happy. —————–> ______________________________________
The dog always barks. ————> _______________________________________
My cat is very dangerous. ———> _______________________________________
I remember Bill quite well. ——–> _______________________________________
Kate can sing alone. ————-> _______________________________________
We are always bad. ————–> _______________________________________