Grammar 1 | True Beginner | CEFR A1

Basic Word Order

Listen to four conversations about color.

Conversation #1

A: What color do you like?
B: I like the color blue
A: Why do you like blue?
B: Because the sky is blue, the ocean is blue and blue is a nice color.
A: I agree. Plus you have blue eyes.
B: Haha, yes I do.

Conversation #2

A: What colors do you like?
B: I like red because I like red apples and I like strawberries.
A: Do you like red tomatoes?
B: Yes, I love red tomatoes. What about you?
A: I like red tomatoes too. I also like watermelon, and watermelon is red too!
B: It is red.

Conversation #3

A: Do eat healthy foods?
B: Yes, I eat lots of green vegetables like green beans and green lettuce.
A: Oh, that's very healthy.
B: I also do not eat unhealthy white foods like white bread, white sugar and white potatoes.
A: Oh, what about white rice?
B: I eat brown rice, not white rice.
A: Healthy!

Conversation #4

A: What is for lunch?
B: Yellow curry with black beans.
A: Ooh! Sounds yummy! And what is for dessert?
B: Orange sherbet.
A: Great I'm hungry.
B: Me too

Basic Word Order

Subject + Verb + Object

I like pizza.
She has a car.

Subject + Verb + Complement (Adjective)

He is nice.
She is funny.

Subject + Verb + Preposition + Noun

I live in a house.
I go to school.

What + noun + do + subject + verb

What sports do you play?
What foods do you like?

Wh + do + subject + verb ++ ?

Where do you live?
When do you eat?
What do you have?

Do + subject + verb ++ ?

Do you speak English?
Do you eat at school?

Answer the following questions about the interview.