Comparing life earlier with life now (Part 2/3)

In this lesson we learn how to compare life earlier with life now and how to use modal verbs in the imperfect tense as well as using time indicators.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.How would you translate 'when I was younger'?

1/12

Q2.How would you translate 'when I was a child I was allowed to spend time with friends'?

2/12

Q3.What tense do we use when using model verbs in the past?

3/12

Q4.Are modal verb regular or irregular verbs?

4/12

Q5.What form of the verb is a second verb used with a modal verb and where do we place it in the clause?

5/12

The next 7 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS4. These words are very important because they give away or subtly change the meaning of a sentence. Select the correct meaning for each word. When you get your score, check your answers and write down any of these words that you didn't know.
 
Q6.immer

6/12

Q7.nach Hause

7/12

Q8.sehen

8/12

Q9.sieht

9/12

Q10.wann

10/12

Q11.was

11/12

Q12.ziemlich

12/12

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.How would you translate 'when I was younger'?

1/12

Q2.How would you translate 'when I was a child I was allowed to spend time with friends'?

2/12

Q3.What tense do we use when using model verbs in the past?

3/12

Q4.Are modal verb regular or irregular verbs?

4/12

Q5.What form of the verb is a second verb used with a modal verb and where do we place it in the clause?

5/12

The next 7 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS4. These words are very important because they give away or subtly change the meaning of a sentence. Select the correct meaning for each word. When you get your score, check your answers and write down any of these words that you didn't know.
 
Q6.immer

6/12

Q7.nach Hause

7/12

Q8.sehen

8/12

Q9.sieht

9/12

Q10.wann

10/12

Q11.was

11/12

Q12.ziemlich

12/12

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Comparing life earlier with life now [2/3]

Plenary quiz

Q1.How would you translate 'heutzutage'?

1/12

Q2.How would you translate 'inzwischen'?

2/12

Q3.How would you translate 'Als ich jünger war musste ich Klavier lernen'?

3/12

Q4.What do we have to do with the verb and the subject of a clause if we start the sentence with a time indicator?

4/12

Q5.Re-write this sentence starting it with 'in the past': Ich musste Hausaufgaben machen

5/12

The next 7 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS4. These words are very important because they give away or subtly change the meaning of a sentence. Select the correct meaning for each word. When you get your score, check your answers and write down any of these words that you didn't know.
 
Q6.hier

6/12

Q7.oft

7/12

Q8.warum

8/12

Q9.wer

9/12

Q10.wie

10/12

Q11.wo

11/12

Q12.zu Hause

12/12

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Comparing life earlier with life now [2/3]

Plenary quiz

Q1.How would you translate 'heutzutage'?

1/12

Q2.How would you translate 'inzwischen'?

2/12

Q3.How would you translate 'Als ich jünger war musste ich Klavier lernen'?

3/12

Q4.What do we have to do with the verb and the subject of a clause if we start the sentence with a time indicator?

4/12

Q5.Re-write this sentence starting it with 'in the past': Ich musste Hausaufgaben machen

5/12

The next 7 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS4. These words are very important because they give away or subtly change the meaning of a sentence. Select the correct meaning for each word. When you get your score, check your answers and write down any of these words that you didn't know.
 
Q6.hier

6/12

Q7.oft

7/12

Q8.warum

8/12

Q9.wer

9/12

Q10.wie

10/12

Q11.wo

11/12

Q12.zu Hause

12/12

Lesson summary: Comparing life earlier with life now (Part 2/3)

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