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  • 1. UNIT 1 THE WAY WE ARE Introducction. In Unit 1, you learn how to Use manner and adjectives to talk about peoples behaviour and personality Use adverbs like extremely to make adjectives and adverbs stronger Add prefixes to adjective to make opposites Use always with a continous verb to decribe individual habits Use at least to point out the positive side of a situation.

2. 3. 4. d Manner adverbs vs adjectives Structure verb + manner adverb Example I drive carefully in the city. Structure adjective + noum Example Im a impatient person 5. Regular adverbs (Add ly) Patient patiently Careful carefully Easy easily Automatic automatically Irregular adverbs Good well Late late Fast fast Hard hard 6. u In conversation the most common-ly manner adverbs are quickly, easily, differently, automatically, slowly, properly, badly, strongly, and carefully. 7. a Circle the correct words1. 2. 3. 4.I listen to people carefully / careful. Im a quiet/ quietly person. I get impatient/ impatiently in long lines. I take school and work seriously/ serious 8. c Describe a People do you admireMy mom is Blanca. Shes incredibly friendly and totally honest, she always help to the other people. She hate the lies and the people dishonest, but my mom always is reliable and geneourus I think so my mom is the best in the world 9. d Adverbs before adjectives and adverbs RulersUse incredibly, extremely, very, really, so, pretty, and fairly to make some adjectives and adverbs stronger. Example Shes incredibly generous Hes very reliable Shes a extremely friendly 10. Rulers Use absolutely or really (but not very) with adjectives that are already very strong. Example Shes really fanatastic Hes absolutelly marvelous Rulers The expression at all makes negative stronger Example Hes not unfriendly at all 11. Rulers Completely and totally mean 100% Example Hes completely friendly My moms completely reliable Adjectives prefixes Patient impatien Considerate insconsiderate Friendly unfriendly Reliable unreliable Honest dishonest Organized disorganized 12. f In conversation people use really and pretty much more often in conversation than in writting 13. f The expression always is use for describing individual habits Structure Subject+to be + always+ verb ing + complement Example: Im always learning English 14. f The expression at least can use to point out the positive side of a situation. Example: Yeah,at least she apologizes. My girlfrien never says shes late 15. f Your personal profile Example: 1. I was born in Riobamba 2. I study in Unach 3. I cant be very competitive 4. I cant be very friendly