Meet the Teachers
Aimee: So Todd, where are you from?
Todd: I am from the U.S., I am from San Francisco. It's on the west coast.
Aimee: And what do you do?
Todd: I'm an English teacher. Also, I create Elllo. I work on Elllo a lot.
Aimee: Okay. How old are you?
Todd: I am 47. Yeah. I am old.
Aimee: No. That's not old. Who is your best friend?
Todd: My best friend is Don, he is a teacher too. He lives in America.
Aimee: And are you married?
Todd: No, I am not married. I am still single.
Aimee: Where is your mum from?
Todd: My mom is from California, she is from Los Angeles.
Aimee: And what does she do?
Todd: She is a manager, she works in a clothing store.
Aimee: Where is your dad from?
Todd: My dad is from San Francisco. He is not from Los Angeles, but he met my mother in Los Angeles.
Aimee: And what does he do?
Todd: He is also a manager, he works for a tree cutting company. They cut trees.
Aimee: Wow. That sounds exciting.
Todd: Yeah, cool job.
Aimee: Is it dangerous?
Todd: It is, a little dangerous. A little. And Aimee, what about you? Where are you from?
Aimee: I'm from Glasgow, on the west coast of Scotland in the United Kingdom.
Todd: Nice. And what do you do?
Aimee: I'm also a teacher.
Todd: Nice. What do you teach?
Aimee: I teach English.
Todd: Oh, me too.
Aimee: It's fun, isn't it?
Todd: It is. It is very fun. Excuse me, can I ask, how old are you?
Aimee: Of course, you can ask. I'm 34.
Todd: Okay. Very young. Very young. Where is your mom from?
Aimee: My mum is also from Glasgow.
Todd: Oh, nice. What does she do?
Aimee: Well, she's retired now, but she was a nurse.
Todd: Oh nice. And is your dad from Glasgow?
Aimee: Yes, he is.
Todd: What does he do?
Aimee: He's also retired, but he used to be a teacher.
Todd: Oh wow. Many teachers.
Aimee: Yes. Looks like it.
Todd: Well, thanks Aimee. Nice talking to you.
Aimee: You too, Todd.
Present Simple - Be
|I am a student.
You are a student.
He is a student.
She is a student.
It is a desk.
They are students.
We are students.
|I am not a teacher.
You are not a teacher.
He is not a teacher.
She is not a teacher.
It is not a desk.
They are not teachers.
We are not teachers.
Interjection / Reactions
Wow! = good feeling
Nice! = good feeling
Great! = good feeling
Oh! = good feeling