GE|Adults|Beginner|English Practice 3: What’s the time?

Warm-up

1.1 Listen and match the dialogues with the pictures.

Excuse me. What time is it?

1.
Martha: Excuse me. What time is it?
Jim: It’s a quarter to six. What time’s your bus?
Martha: At seven o’clock.
Jim: You’re late. Hurry up!

2.
Jacob: I’m so tired. What time’s it?
Anton: It’s half past three.
Jacob: I need to go. I have to meet my mum at the airport.
Anton: Ok, bye.
Jacob: See you.

3.
Julia: Hello! I’m Julia Abrams. I’m sorry I’m late.
Roberto: You’re two hours late! It’s half past ten.
Julia: I’m so sorry. I couldn’t find my bag.


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Julia: Hello! I'm Julia Abrams. I'm sorry I'm late. Roberto: You're two hours late! It's half past ten. Julia: I'm so sorry. I couldn't find my bag.

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Martha: Excuse me. What time is it? Jim: It's a quarter to six. What time's your bus? Martha: At seven o'clock. Jim: You're late! Hurry up!

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Jacob: I'm so tired. What time's it? Anton: It's half past three. Jacob: I need to go. I have to meet my mum at the airport. Anton: Ok, bye. Jacob: See you.

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Julia: Hello! I'm Julia Abrams. I'm sorry I'm late. Roberto: You're two hours late! It's half past ten. Julia: I'm so sorry. I couldn't find my bag.

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Martha: Excuse me. What time is it? Jim: It's a quarter to six. What time's your bus? Martha: At seven o'clock. Jim: You're late! Hurry up!

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Jacob: I'm so tired. What time's it? Anton: It's half past three. Jacob: I need to go. I have to meet my mum at the airport. Anton: Ok, bye. Jacob: See you.

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Julia: Hello! I'm Julia Abrams. I'm sorry I'm late. Roberto: You're two hours late! It's half past ten. Julia: I'm so sorry. I couldn't find my bag.

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Martha: Excuse me. What time is it? Jim: It's a quarter to six. What time's your bus? Martha: At seven o'clock. Jim: You're late! Hurry up!

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Jacob: I'm so tired. What time's it? Anton: It's half past three. Jacob: I need to go. I have to meet my mum at the airport. Anton: Ok, bye. Jacob: See you.

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NEED

After need we use:
⦁ a noun, e.g. I need a cup of milk.
⦁ to + a verb I need to work.


1.2 Look at the three clocks. What time is it?

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Pronunciation

1.1 Listen and repeat the times.

It’s five past one.

⦁ It’s five past one.
⦁ It’s twenty to seven.
⦁ It’s a quarter past six.
⦁ It’s two o’clock.
⦁ It’s ten to eight.
⦁ It’s half past four.
⦁ It’s twenty-five past six.
⦁ It’s ten past nine.
⦁ It’s a quarter to five.
⦁ It’s five to eleven.


2.1 Listen and mark the correct time.

Pronunciation

1. It’s twenty to three.
2. It’s a quarter past seven.
3. It’s ten to nine.
4. It’s half past one.
5. It’s twenty-five past five.
6. It’s a quarter to four.
7. It’s five to twelve.


The time

You can also say the time with numbers, e.g. 6.45 = a quarter to seven OR six forty-five
60 minutes = one hour [aʊə]

3.1 Look at the picture and say what time is it?


4.1 Listen and repeat the words. Practise saying them.

Pronunciation

answer, sword, two, whole, wrist, write, who, Wednesday, sandwich, know

 


Silent letter

Some English words have a “silent letter”, e.g. in what you don’t pronounce the h [wɒt].

Listening and Reading

1.1 Listen to the conversations and then read them.

What time is it?

1.
A: What time is it?
B: It’s half past ten.

2.
A: Is the meeting on Wednesday?
B: I don’t know.

3.
A: Write two answers on the blackboard.
B: Oh, no! I’m so tired.


1.2 Listen and repeat the sentences.

I’m hot.

I’m hot.
I’m hungry.
I’m cold.
I’m thirsty.
I’m tired.


1.3 Match the sentences with the pictures.


1.4 How do you feel at the moment?

Listening and Speaking

1.1 Listen to Amily and Katherine. Choose and mark the two places they go to.

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Amily and Katherine

1.
Amily: Hi, Katherine! I’m so sorry, I’m late! What time’s the movie?
Katherine: It’s OK. We aren’t late. The movie begins at 6 o’clock.
Amily: What time is it now?
Katherine: It’s only half past five.
Amily: Ok. Let’s go and watch this movie.

2.
Katherine: What a great movie!
Amily: Yes, perfect! I’m thirsty. Do you want something?
Katherine: I’m so hungry!
Amily: So let’s go to a café and order something.
Katherine: What time is it?
Amily: It’s eight o’clock.
Katherine: Ok. So let’s go.



1.2 Listen again and complete sentences 1-3 with times.


1.3 Listen and repeat the useful phrases.

I need to go.

⦁ I need to go.
⦁ We need to hurry.
⦁ You’re two hours late.
⦁ I’m really sorry.
⦁ Don’t worry.
⦁ What a great film!
⦁ It’s late and I’m tired.
⦁ Come on.
⦁ Let’s go.

Useful phrases

⦁ I need to go.
⦁ We need to hurry.
⦁ You’re two hours late.
⦁ I’m really sorry.
⦁ Don’t worry.
⦁ What a great film!
⦁ It’s late and I’m tired.
⦁ Come on.
⦁ Let’s go.

Homework / Домашнее задание

1.1 Complete the sentences. / Составь предложения.



1.2 Complete the conversation. / Составь диалог.


1.3 Read the words and name the silent consonants in them. / Прочитай слова и назови непроизносимые согласные в них.

sandwich
write
know
listen
who
why
hour
half


1.4 Complete the sentences. / Составь предложения.



1.5 Click on the icon below and learn new words with Quizlet app. / Кликни по иконке ниже и учи новые слова в мобильном приложении Quizlet.


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Урок Homework Курс
  • Warm-up
  • Pronunciation
  • Listening and Reading
  • Listening and Speaking
  • Homework
  1. GE|Adults|Beginner|1. Nice to meet you!
  2. GE|Adults|Beginner|2. Where are you from?
  3. GE|Adults|Beginner|English Practice 1: Can you spell it?
  4. GE|Adults|Beginner|3. We're Americans
  5. GE|Adults|Beginner|4. What's your phone number?
  6. GE|Adults|Beginner|Revise and Check 1-4
  7. GE|Adults|Beginner|5. What's in your bag?
  8. GE|Adults|Beginner|6. Souvenirs and prices
  9. GE|Adults|Beginner|English Practice 2: How much is it?
  10. GE|Adults|Beginner|7. People and family
  11. GE|Adults|Beginner|8. Common adjectives
  12. GE|Adults|Beginner|Revise and Check 5-8
  13. GE|Adults|Beginner|9. What do you have for breakfast?
  14. GE|Adults|Beginner|10. A long flight
  15. GE|Adults|Beginner|English Practice 3: What's the time?
  16. GE|Adults|Beginner|11. What do you do?
  17. GE|Adults|Beginner|12. My typical day
  18. GE|Adults|Beginner|Revise and Check 9-12
  19. GE|Adults|Beginner|13. Free time in our life
  20. GE|Adults|Beginner|14. Cinema
  21. GE|Adults|Beginner|English Practice 4: How can I get there?
  22. GE|Adults|Beginner|15. I can do it!
  23. GE|Adults|Beginner|16. Do you like cycling?
  24. GE|Adults|Beginner|Revise and Check 13-16
  25. GE|Adults|Beginner|17. What am I doing?
  26. GE|Adults|Beginner|18. The Secret Mission
  27. GE|Adults|Beginner|English Practice 5: Would you like a cup of coffee?
  28. GE|Adults|Beginner|19. In a hotel
  29. GE|Adults|Beginner|20. Famous people
  30. GE|Adults|Beginner|English Practice 6: Where am I?
  31. GE|Adults|Beginner|21. It was my dream
  32. GE|Adults|Beginner|22. One day
  33. GE|Adults|Beginner|23. I Rode A Camel!
  34. GE|Adults|Beginner|24. I'm going to Vatican
  35. GE|Adults|Beginner|Revise and Check 17-24