Talking about Movies

Today, you are going to talk about your favorite movie. You will have to review the movie in 3-5 minutes .  When you describe the movie, make sure to include:

- What kind of movie is it? Drama, comedy, family or adventure?

- What was the movie about?

- Did you enjoy it? Why?

 

Example: I want to talk about “Harry Potter”. It is a fantasy film series. There is a boy named Harry Potter. He ……

Then …….

At the end …..

I like this movie because ……..

Visit a Doctor

Patient   :    Assalamulaikum

Doctor   :    Walaikum Salam. Have a seat, please!

Patient   :    Thank you.

Doctor   :    You are welcome. Your name is Amrul?

Patient   :    Yes, Doctor. (more…)

MIDTERM TEST FOR RKU

Midterm test untuk mahasiswa RKU. Setiap mahasiswa harus membuat masing-masing 3 (tiga) kalimat dari:

Simple present

Simple past

Adjective

Modal (more…)

Present Perfect

The present perfect expresses activities or situations has occurred (or did not occur) “before now,” at some unspecified time in the past. The present perfect also expresses activities that repeated several  or many times in the past. The exact time are unspecified.

The pattern:

Positive : have/has + past participle (more…)

Present Progressive

The present progressive expresses an activity that is in progress (is occurring, is happening) right now. The event is in progress at the time the speaker is saying the sentence. The event began in the past, is in progress now, and will probably continue into the future.

The pattern:

(+)  S + be + Ving + O/C (more…)

Simple Present

The simple present expresses daily habits or usual activities. The simple present also expresses general statements of fact. In sum, the simple present is used for events or situations tht exist always, usually, or habitually in the past, present and future.

The pattern:

(+) S + V1 + O/C  or  S + be (is, am, are) + O/C

(-)  S + do/does + not + V1 + O/C  or  S+ be + not + O/C (more…)

Expression Like and Dislike

A      : Don’t you like the cold weather like this?

B      : Unfortunately, I never really liked the cold weather like this

 

A      : The movie was fantastic, don’t you think? (more…)

Cross Culture Understanding

People from different countries have different taboos. Before going abroad you should know about this small thing to save you from embarrassment. Here some cross culture understanding from several countries in the world.

United Kingdom

In the United Kingdom, you must be careful when making the “V sing.” There is a way, and a wrong way. Make sure the back of your hand is facing you. If it faces someone else, you may get in trouble.

Germany (more…)

Greetings and Farewells

Greetings

Greeting is friendly or polite words that you say for opening or closing conversation with people.

Hello.
Good morning (12:00 am to 12:00 pm)
Good afternoon (12:00 pm to 12:00 am)
Good evening (getting dark until midnight)
Good night (before sleeping or going to bed)
Good noon (midday) — (more formal) (more…)

Assignment for March 21, 2014 RKU

Learn some materials about Modal:

1. www.englishpage.com

2. www.perfect-english-grammar.com

Learn some materials for Direct indirect on:

1. www.e-grammar.org

2. www.learnamericanenglishonline.com

Learn some materials for Gerund on:

1. www.englishclub.com

2. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu

Buatlah masing-masing 2 contoh kalimat tentang Modal, Direct indirect dan Gerund di kolom komentar pada web ini. yang ada komentar (contoh kalimat) maka saya anggap hadir, bagi yang tidak maka saya anggap tidak hadir.

note:

* contoh kalimat yang ditulis di kolom komentar tidak boleh sama dengan yang lain.