• Español  7                                                                                Nombre__________________________

    Describing Yourself                                                                  La fecha es el _____ de _____________

                NOTES, EXAMPLES and PRACTICE

     

     

     

                                  

    From Head to Toe = Entire Body

    NOTES:  To be (permanently) described,

    use  the Spanish verb, Ser  = To be (permanently) described.    

    EXAMPLES:

              Yo  soy_________= I am                   Yo soy bastante rubio.

              eres __________=You are      Tú eres tonto, ¿no?

              Él es_________= He is                         Él es inteligente y serio.

              Ella es _________= She is               Ella es bonita y buena amiga.

              Usted es __________= You              Señor, usted es muy simpático.

                                                                            (Formal) are        

     

     

    FOR YOU TO PRACTICE:

    A) Select the phrase (2 words) or the verb only (1 word) to describe yourself from head to toe.

    B) Select a variety of adjectives that describe you from head to toe (permanently). **Use your notes**

    C) Write 3 statements to describe yourself form head to toe.

     

    1.___________________________________________________________________________________

     

    2.___________________________________________________________________________________

     

    3.___________________________________________________________________________________

     

    D) Write the question that asks: “What are you like? / How are you described?”

     

    4. ___________________________________________________________________________________

     

    E) Write descriptions of the following people.

     

    5. DAD = ____________________________________________________________________________

     

    6. BEST FEMALE FRIEND = ___________________________________________________________

     

    7. SPEAKING TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE USA = ________________________________________

                                     

     

    About the Head only = Above the shoulders

    NOTES:  To have, use the Spanish verb, Tener.

    Tener = To have, followed by a vocabulary word from the head and it’s description will tell about the head only.

    Tener phrase + Head vocab + adjective

     

    EXAMPLES:

    Yo  tengo_________= I have                   Yo tengo el pelo corto.

    tienes __________=you have Tú tienes los ojos bonitos.

    Él tiene_________= He has                        Él tiene la nariz fea.

    Ella tiene _________= She has              Ella tiene la boca grande.

    Usted tiene __________= You                Señor, usted tiene la cara larga.

                                                                (Formal) have     

     

    FOR YOU TO PRACTICE:

    A) Select the phrase (2 words) or the verb only (1 word) to describe your head only.

    B) Select 3 parts of your head to describe.  **Use your notes**

    C) Select a variety of adjectives that describe your head parts (permanently). **Use your notes**

    D) Write 3 statements describing your head only.

     

    1.___________________________________________________________________________________

     

    2.___________________________________________________________________________________

     

    3.___________________________________________________________________________________

     

    D) Write the question: “What is your head/ head part like? / How do you describe your head/head part?”

     

    4. is = es _____________________________________________________________________________

     

    E) Write descriptions of the following people.

     

    5. MOM = ____________________________________________________________________________

     

    6. BEST MALE FRIEND = ______________________________________________________________

     

    7. SPEAKING TO THE DOCTOR = ____________________________________________
Last Modified on June 14, 2012