Gateway 1 unit 4: Leisure activities
Leisure activities are the activities that people do in their free time . They are the activities that they enjoy . Leisure activities can be indoor , outdoor or both of them .they help use reduce the stress of our daily life , have a good mood or a state of mind .
Vocabulary of the unit
|Indoor activities||Outdoor activities||Both|
2. Using the internet
3. Watching tv
4. Chatting on the net
2. Playing football
4. Going to the cinema
2. Listening to music
4. Playing chess
|Positive emotions or feeling||Negative emotions or feeling|
|Nouns||Joy – gaiety – delight – cheerfulness – merriment – vivacity – calm – satisfaction – enthusiasm – optimism – jubilation||Nouns
|Anger – despair – depression – loneliness – sadness – frustration – worry – fear|
Adjectives ending with “ed” or “ing”
- We use adjectives that end up with “ed” to express : feelings and emotions
- We use adjectives that end up with “ing” to describe : activities and places
Ex : we feel motivated and amused in the English class , because we find it interesting
She felt tired after working hard all day.
The park is a fascinating place you go to.
“Too” or “enough”
|Use:Too and enough indicate degree. They are used with adjectives.
· Too means more than what is needed.
· Enough means sufficient.
|Example: He is too old to play football with the kids.
You’re not working fast enough
I don’t have enough time.
He has too many friends.
She has got too much patience
Future tense : “be going to” and “will”
¨ Be going to”
|Be going to|
|¨ Planned action or intention||Bill is going to study information technology|
|¨ Prediction based on physical evidence||There are thick clouds in the sky .it’s going to rain|
|Affirmative||Subject + be going to + verb(infinitive)||Ex: He is going to see Bill this evening|
|negative||Subject + be not going to + verb(infinitive)||Ex: He is not going to see Bill this evening|
|interrogative||be + Subject + going to + verb(infinitive)||Ex: is He going to see Bill this evening?|
|prediction||It will rain tomorrow|
|Scheduled events||The football match will start at 3:00 p.m.|
|promises||I’ll telephone you after class|
|Making offers||I’ll make you some coffee|
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