Section 1

a man

a woman

tall

this

a

Is this a man?

Yes, this is a man.

Is this a woman?

Yes, this is a woman.

Is this man tall?

Yes, this man is tall.

Is this woman tall?

Yes, this woman is tall.

Are you a man?

Yes, I’m a man.

Are you a woman?

Yes, I’m a woman.

Section 2

a boy

a girl

short

a teacher

a student

I am a teacher. You are a student.

Is this a girl?

Yes, this is a girl.

Is this a boy?

Yes, this is a boy.

Is this boy short?

Yes, this boy is short.

Is this girl short?

Yes, this girl is short.

Am I a teacher?

Yes, you are a teacher.

Are you a student?

Yes, I am a student.

Section 3

he is

is he …?

she is

is she …?

a doctor

a manager

a waiter

a programmer

She is a doctor. She is a manager. He is a waiter. He is a programmer.

Is he a waiter?

Yes, he is a waiter.

Is he a programmer?

Yes, he is a programmer.

Is he a short man?

Yes, he is a short man.

Is she a manager?

Yes, she is a manager.

Is she a doctor?

Yes, she is a doctor.

Is she a tall woman?

Yes, she is a tall woman.

Section 4

a short form

I’m

you’re

he’s

she’s

I am = I’m; am = ‘m; you are = you’re; are = ‘re; he is = he’s; she is = she’s

Am I a teacher?

Yes, you’re a teacher.

Am I a tall man?

Yes, you’re a tall man.

Are you a student?

Yes, I’m a student.

Are you a short woman?

Yes, I’m a short woman. 

Is he a waiter?

Yes, he’s a waiter.

Is she a doctor?

Yes, she’s a doctor. 

Section 5

negative

no

not

aren’t

isn’t

a waitress

I am not; you are not; he is not; she is not

I am not = I’m not; you are not = you aren’t; are not = aren’t; he is not = he isn’t; she is not = she isn’t

Am I a short man?

No, you are not a short man. You’re a tall man.

Am I a student?

No, you are not a student. You’re a teacher.

Are you a man?

No, I am not a man. I’m a woman.

Are you a tall woman?

No, I am not a tall woman. I’m a short woman.

Am I a waitress?

No, you aren’t a waitress. You’re a teacher.

Is he a doctor?

No, he isn’t a doctor. He’s a nurse.

Is she a waitress?

No, she isn’t a waitress. She’s a manager.

Is she her doctor?

No, she isn’t her doctor. She’s a student.

Section 6

aren’t

isn’t

a waitress

I am not = I’m not you are not you aren’t are not = aren’t; he is not = he isn’t; she is not she isn’t; is not = isn’t

Am I a man?

“No, you aren’t a man”

Am I a waitress?

“No, you aren’t a waitress. You’re a teacher.”

Are you a driver?

“No, I’m not a driver. I’m a waiter.”

Are you a sales rep?

“No, I’m not a sales rep. I’m a programmer.

Is he a doctor?

“No, he isn’t a doctor. He’s a nurse.”

is she a waitress?

 “No, she isn’t a waitress. She’s a manager.”

is she your doctor?

“No, she isn’t my doctor. She’s a student

Am I her secretary?

is he a driver?

No, you aren’t her secretary. You’re her teacher”

“No, he isn’t a driver. He’s a teacher”

Section 7

absent

present

Are you present?

Yes, I am present.

Am I absent?

No, you aren’t absent. You’re present.

Is John absent?

Yes, John is absent.

Is Jenny present?

No, Jenny isn’t present. She’s absent.

Is your teacher absent?

No, my teacher isn’t absent. He’s present.

Section 8

 a nurse

a secretary

a driver

a sales rep

Am I a nurse?

 “No, you are not a nurse. You’re a teacher.”

Are you a secretary?

“No, I am not a secretary. I’m a driver.”

Is he your driver?

“No, he is not my driver. He’s a student.”

Is she a sales rep?

“No, she is not a sales rep. She’s a doctor.”

Is he a waiter?

Is the waiter short?

Is the secretary tall?

 “No, he is not a waiter. He’s a nurse.”

“Yes, the waiter is short.”

“No, the secretary is not tall. She’s short.”

Section 9

absent

Present

Are you present?

 “Yes, I’m present.”

Am I absent?

“No, you aren’t absent. You’re present.”

Is John absent?

“Yes, John is absent.”

Is Jenny present?

“No, Jenny isn’t present. She’s absent.”

Is your teacher absent?

 “No, my teacher isn’t absent. He’s present.”