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This is my class.They are practising English at the moment.It was Sunday yesterday and they all did different things.

 

Merve Öztürk(have) a picnic with her family.She (get up) very early   to help  her mother with the preparations.She(have) a quick breakfast.After the breakfast she (do) her Turkish homework.Her mother (bake) a cake.They (prepare) some sandwiches.Her father (go)shopping to buy some chicken,fruit and vegetables.They (have) a nice afternoon.She(be) tired when she(arrive) at home.She (watch)some television and (sleep) at 9.

 

Enes (be ) in Keskin.He(get up) very  early.He (have) a very big breakfast.After breakfast he(go ) to their vineyard and (pick up) grapes.He (be )very tired at the end of the day.When he (go) to bed it (be) only 9 o’clock.

 

Ismet’s parents  live  in Ankara.He(be ) in Ankara for two days.Yesterday he (get up)  at 11 o’clock.He .(not have) breakfast.He(have) a glass of fruit juice and a piece of cake.After that he (visit) some old friends.They (go ) to the cinema and(watch) a nice film.He (enjoy) the film a lot.He (spend) the rest of the day reading a book.It(be) 12 o’clock when he(go) to bed.

 

Aziz (be/not) in Kýrýkkale.He (be ) in Yozgat visiting his family.He(get up) very early because he (have) a stomachache.He(have to)   go to  hospital.He (feel) better in the afternoon but he (spend) rest of the day at home and (sleep) at 10.

 

Talat(have) a course at 9.The alarm clock (ring) at 8.He (wake )up  and then (wash) his face.His father (drive) him to course.The course (last) 4 hours.He (have) lunch at a restaurant with his friends.He .(walk) home.He (do) his homework and then he (play) computer games for an hour.When he (go) to bed it (be) midnight.

 

 

Aysenur (start) her  day at 8.Her parents(be/not) at home .They(be) at a wedding in their village.She(have to) look after her little sister so she(can not) do her  homework.When her sister(sleep) in the afternoon she (call) her friend and they (have) a chat.Her parents (arrive) very late.She (watch) her favourite soap opera and (sleep) after that.

 

True / False or Don’t know

1        Meve Öztürk did her English homework.

2        Aysenur  looked after her little brother.

3        Ismet didn’t like the film much.

4        Aziz had a stomach ache.

5        Enes went to bed very late.

6        Talat can drive a car.

7        Aysenur did her homework in the afternoon.

8       Ismet went to bed early.

9        Merve went shopping with her father.

10   Enes’ father is a teacher.