Unit 6

 

Unit 6 – Getting things done

 

Study

Translate (12 + 20 points)

Important words & expressions on page 128 in your workbook.

Exercises: 26

Also study the sentences in A30-39 of your handbook, or download your sentences here.

 

Grammar (12 points)

Possession (‘s) – handbook E12-14

Study exercises: 9, 10

 In short:

Singular words = always ‘s
Plural words = ‘s except when a word already ends with s, then only add an apostrophe!

 

Extra (8 points)

There will be a gap text in this test! So check this example!

Put the words in the correct order, choose from the following words:

walked – frustrated – stop – turned – obsession – called – especially – reported – popular – sleep – obey – unusual

 

Police say a ……1…… Boston woman called 911 to say she couldn’t get her 14-year-old son to ……2…… playing video games and go to ……3…… . Police spokesman Officer Joe Zanoli said Monday the mother ……4…… for help around 2:30 a.m. Saturday to say that the teenager also ……5…… around the house and ……6…… on all the lights.

Two officers who responded to the house persuaded the child to ……7…… his mother.

Zanoli says the mother’s 911 call over video game ……8…… “was a little ……9…… , but by no means is it surprising — ……10…… in today’s day and age when these kids play video games and computer games.” The Boston Herald first ……11…… the 911 call, saying the boy was playing the ……12…… “Grand Theft Auto” game.

Find the original newspaper article here.

Proeftoets Unit 6