How are you?

1.- Introduction

In today’s lesson we are going to look at different ways of asking and answering the question ‘how are you?’

 

2.- Speaking Activity

Answer the following question giving as much information as possible:

  • How are you today?

 

A. Look at the people in the pictures. How are they feeling? 

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1) sleep
2) happy
3) wedding
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B. Match the English to the Spanish translation

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1) Tengo dolor de garganta
2) No tengo energía
3) Estoy agotado/a
4) Tengo dolor de espalda
5) Me siento un poco deprimido/a
6) Tengo dolor de estómago
7) Tengo gripe
8) Tengo mucho dolor de cabeza
9) Tengo un resfriado
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3.- Listening

You are going to listen to two conversations of people talking about how they are.

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 Sonido

 

A. Listen. What are the two different questions they use to ask ‘how are you?’

 

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1)
2)
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B. Listen again and answer the questions

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1)Dialogue 1
2)How does Jo feel?
3)Dialogue 2
4)Why is Louise so tired?
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4.- Focus on Vocabulary

A. Listen again and fill in the gaps.

Dialogue 1

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1)Antony: Hey Jo, ?
2)Jo: Not good, I´m afraid.
3)Antony: Why, ?
4)Jo: Well, I´ve got a bit of a cold and a really bad stomach ache.
5)Antony: That´s not good. Go to bed!
6)Jo: I can´t. I´ve got a lot ot work to do today.
7)Antony: I can help you if you want.
8)Jo: No, I´m fine. . how are you?
9)Antony: Yeah, not too bad.
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Dialogue 2

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1)Louise: Hi! How you doing'
2)Ian: Fine thanks. ?
3)Louise: I´m a bit exhausted, . I can´t sleep at night.
4)Ian: ?
5)Louise: Well, I´ve got a lot of work at the moment and last week I went to three conferences that didn´t finish until midnight.
6)Ian: !
7)Louise: I know!
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Check your answers!

 

B. Fill in the gaps with the correct word. Use the conversation above and the expressions taught to you in the Introduction to help you!

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5.- Focus on Pronunciation

We are now going to practice saying the following questions. Listen and repeat.

 

A. Where does the primary stress fall in each question?

  • How are you?
  • How you feeling?
  • How’s it going?
  • What you been up to?

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B. Where does the primary stress fall in each sentence?

  • Not good, I’m afraid.
  • Yeah, not too bad. I can’t complain.
  • Fine, thanks.
  • I’m a bit exhausted, to be honest.

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Check your answers!

 

6.- Speaking Activity

We are now going to practice several role plays. Look at the following situations. How you would answer the questions?

Situation 1

 

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Last night when you were horse riding, you fell off the horse. You didn’t break anything but you don’t feel too good.
Your friend asks you...“How are you today?”

Situation 2

 

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It’s Monday morning and last night you went to a wedding and didn’t get home until two o’clock in the morning.

Your colleague asks you...”How’s it going?”

Situation 3

 

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One of your wisdom teeth* is coming through and you are in a lot of pain.

Your brother asks you...“How are you feeling today?”

*Muela de juicio

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