Welcome to the fifth English lesson about gender. This time we will view a list of people, feminine and masculine, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of expressions in English to help you practice your daily phrases.
In general, gender is used to distinguish between male and female, sometimes referred to as masculine and feminine. For example: my son and daughter are students the noun [son] is masculine, while [daughter] is feminine. The following examples use gender in different ways and places to demonstrate their behavior.
|Grammar + Rules|
|my son is a student|
[masculine + noun]
|her daughter is a student|
[feminine + noun]
|he has a tall brother|
[adjective + masculine]
|she has a tall sister|
[adjective + feminine]
|his brothers are young|
[plural masculine + adjective]
|his sisters are young|
[plural feminine + adjective]
The list below will probably provide more clarification. These are family members (males and females). I think it would be wise to memorize them as part of your important vocabulary list.
Now it's time to practice expressions used in daily conversations. If you're a beginner in learning English, then the phrases below are something you would want to know.
|What do you mean?|
|I don't understand|
|I don't know|
|What is that called in English?|
|What is this?|
|What does that word mean in English?|
|Sorry (if you made a mistake)|
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