18th Sep Wednesday with Nicola.備前ｘオーストラリア
Today we had a new person at English Salon! It was a good time to practice introductions! - Nicola
I have a question.
What is ________?
Sorry, say again?
Just a moment = shou shou omachi kudasai
Do you know…
INTRODUCTIONS - Introduce yourself:
Q: What is your name?
A: My name is…
Q: Where do you live?
A: I live in …
Q: Where are you from?
A: I am from …
Q: What do you like?
A: I like…. Q: What do you do for work? OR: What is your job?
A: I am a potter. OR: I make pottery.
What is your purpose in Japan? INSTEAD, ASK: Why are you in Japan?
LIVE = now - LIVED = past:
I live in Hinase. (Now)
I lived in Hokkaido for four months. (November 2018-April 2019.)
I lived in Canada for 4 years. (2013-2017)
HAVE YOU BEEN/HAVE BEEN:
How many countries have you been to?
How many coffees have you had today?
Have you watched Spiderman Movie?
I have been whale watching.
I have been to Hervey Bay.
WHEN I WAS…: Q: When did you move to Bizen?
A: When I was about 34.
When I was a child, I was very lucky. I travelled a lot as a child.
Child - 子
Younger Sister – Little Sister
Older Sister – Big Sister
Younger brother – Little Brother
Older Brother – Big Brother
My first language is English
Your first language is Japanese.
I am learning English as a second language.