Saying what I and others can and cannot do (Part 1/2)

In today's lesson we are going to learn how to use the verb können and where the infinitive verb belongs.

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

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Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Q1.What does 'sein' mean in English?

1/10

Q2.Why are weak verbs called 'weak'?

2/10

Q3.What is the correct translation of this sentence: Wir spielen immer zusammen Gitarre.

3/10

Q4.What is the meaning of 'gemeinsam haben'?

4/10

Q5.Which verb has the correct ending?

5/10

The next 5 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS3. 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.wir sind

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Q7.immer

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Q8.beide

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Q9.gemeinsam

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Q10.zusammen

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Q1.What does 'sein' mean in English?

1/10

Q2.Why are weak verbs called 'weak'?

2/10

Q3.What is the correct translation of this sentence: Wir spielen immer zusammen Gitarre.

3/10

Q4.What is the meaning of 'gemeinsam haben'?

4/10

Q5.Which verb has the correct ending?

5/10

The next 5 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS3. 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.wir sind

6/10

Q7.immer

7/10

Q8.beide

8/10

Q9.gemeinsam

9/10

Q10.zusammen

10/10

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Say what I and others can and cannot do [1/2]

Plenary quiz

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Q1.What do most German verbs end in?

1/10

Q2.Which of these verbs is a weak verb?

2/10

Q3.Which of these statements is correct?

3/10

Q4.What is the verb ending when using 'du'?

4/10

Q5.When using 'können' where in the sentence would we find the second verb, the infinitive, used?

5/10

The next 5 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS3. 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.ich kann

6/10

Q7.du kannst

7/10

Q8.er/sie kann

8/10

Q9.können

9/10

Q10.etwas

10/10

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:

Say what I and others can and cannot do [1/2]

Plenary quiz

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Question 10

Q1.What do most German verbs end in?

1/10

Q2.Which of these verbs is a weak verb?

2/10

Q3.Which of these statements is correct?

3/10

Q4.What is the verb ending when using 'du'?

4/10

Q5.When using 'können' where in the sentence would we find the second verb, the infinitive, used?

5/10

The next 5 questions cover some very common words you will need in German in KS3. 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.ich kann

6/10

Q7.du kannst

7/10

Q8.er/sie kann

8/10

Q9.können

9/10

Q10.etwas

10/10

Lesson summary: Saying what I and others can and cannot do (Part 1/2)

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