Per-level Intermediate: House and Residence (Review)

PART A_1

In this lesson, you will be able to:
learn words when talking about house and residence
express your opinions about specific topics

PART B_1

Please read aloud the following sentences.

PART B_2

1. I want to buy a house in the countryside for my parents.
2. They want to live in a safe and peaceful neighborhood.
3. The oldest resident in our village has been living here for 70 years.
4. The construction of their house will begin tomorrow.
5. In 2015, there were 102 households in every 100 houses in the Philippines.

PART B_3

Please read aloud the words and match them with their meanings.

PART B_4

1. countryside a. [noun] group of houses or buildings in the same area
2. neighborhood b. [noun] an act of building something
3. resident c. [noun] a family or group of people living in the same house
4. construction d. [noun] rural; outside the city or town
5. household e. [noun] someone who permanently lives in a specific place

PART B_5

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. d. [noun] rural; outside the city or town
2. a. [noun] group of houses or buildings in the same area
3. e. [noun] someone who permanently lives in a specific place
4. b. [noun] an act of building something
5. c. [noun] a family or group of people living in the same house

PART C_1

Please construct your own sentences using the following words.

PART C_2

1. neighborhood .
2. construction .
3. household .
4. countryside .
5. resident .

PART C_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)

PART D_1

Fill in the blanks. Choose the correct answers in the box below. Then, read aloud each sentence by changing the correct answer into its proper form if necessary.

PART D_2

neighbor construction resident
neighborhood household countryside
1. The ____________ of their house will last for two months.
2. I met a new friend in my ____________.
3. She visits her grandparents in the ____________ every week.
4. His cousin is a ____________ of New York City.
5. Every member of a ____________ has a responsibility.

PART D_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. The construction of their house will last for two months.
2. I met a new friend in my neighborhood.
3. She visits her grandparents in the countryside every week.
4. His cousin is a resident of New York City.
5. Every member of a household has a responsibility.

PART E_1

Let’s talk. Please answer the questions by stating your opinions.

PART E_2

1. Some people say that it’s better and safer to live near your office than living far from it. What do you think about that?
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2. Owning a house is better than renting an apartment. Do you agree or disagree?
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PART F_1

Now, I will ask you the following questions. You may ask questions, too.

PART F_2

1. Would you consider buying a house in a foreign country?
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2. Where is the best place in your country to buy a house?
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3. Would you rather buy a house that’s already made than to design your own house?
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4. Do you feel safe in your neighborhood?
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5. How far is your school/work from home?
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6. What would you like to improve in your house?
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7. If ever you sell your house, would you sell it at a higher price or cheaper price? Why?
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