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mardi 22 janvier 2019

UNIT IV: FUNCTIONAL PRACTICE







 




Expressions of suggestion: 

 

Making a suggestion:




Why don't we....?




We could...




How about+gerund (v+ing)...?




What about+gerund (v+ing)...?




Why not+infinitive...?




Let's (not)+infinitive




What would you say to...?




Don't you think it is a good idea to...?




Does it matter if we...?




Shall we...?




 

Accepting:



Why not?



That's a good/great idea!



Yes, let's.



Yes, I'd like/love to.



That sounds like a good idea.


That sounds like a good idea.



Yes, I feel like + gerund ...




 

Declining/Refusing/Rejecting/Turning down:


No, let's not.


No, I'd rather not.


I dislike+ gerund...


What an awful / bad idea!



Yes, but...




 

Dialogue:



Two friends talking about where to go this evening:
Alice:You know Alan, why don't we go to the cinema to watch Titanic?
Alan:No, let's not. We've seen the film many times before. What about going to the library? We have to finish our school project!
Alice:That sounds like a good idea. But when we finish let's go to the cafè.
Alan:Yes, I'd love to.

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