Friday, July 22, 2011

LET'S LEARN PROVERBS WITH MY FORM 2 STUDENTS [PART 1]

CLASS/TIME: 2KP1, 5:00-5:35PM
TOPIC: English Proverbs
OBJECTIVE: Students should be able to complete the English proverbs correctly in the quiz given.
REFLECTION: After checking their answers, there are mixed feelings - either I would be rolling on the floor OR I am going to strangle some people after this. I must threaten them with a heavier punishment if they do not study their list of proverbs for the second quiz.

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
Birds of a feather cannot fly

IT SHOULD BE:
Birds of a feather flock together

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
Cut your coat on your body

IT SHOULD BE:
Cut your coat according to your cloth

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
The last straw is very long

IT SHOULD BE:
The last straw breaks the camel's back

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
Every cloud has its own shape

IT SHOULD BE:
Every cloud has a silver lining

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
There's no use crying over a dead man

IT SHOULD BE:
There's no use crying over spilt milk

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
Don't wash your dirty linen under a cloudy cloud

IT SHOULD BE:
Don't was your dirty linen in public

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
One bird in a hand is happy

IT SHOULD BE:
One bird in a hand is worth two in a bush


STUDENT'S ANSWER:
Blood is red

IT SHOULD BE:
Blood is thicker than water

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
An eye for an eye, a nose for a nose

IT SHOULD BE:
An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth

STUDENT'S ANSWER:
Like father, like me

IT SHOULD BE:
Like father, like son
*NOTE:
1. All the answers are real students' answers but who they are will remain anonymous until this very day.
2. The pictures are copied from sources from Google images without permission but used not for commercial purposes, so please do not sue me.
3. There will be Proverbs Quiz 2 coming soon.
4. You can read similar posting of a quiz given last year HERE.