すいようび - Lesson 9 Speaking Assignment Due Today
おはよう! きょう は すいようび です。
DANGO - another kind of mochi based dessert!→
(can y'all tell I like puns?)
Here's what's happening in class today:
- Today the Lesson 9 Speaking Assignment is due!
- Don't forget to respond to two of your classmates' posts for the assignment.
- Coaching is HAPPENING. It's worth 20% of your grade! GO!
Do you understand the difference between the plain form and the polite form of verbs?
Do you know when to use them?
How about the different types?
Take a few minutes to view and listen to the prezi below ↓
Do you know about the three different categories of verbs?
Some う-verbs you already know:
Some る-verbs you already know:
There are only TWO!
Not sure if it's an う-verb or a る-verb?
jisho.org is a free-for-use online dictionary that you can use for this class.
the word じしょ (jisho) means "dictionary" in Japanese.
When looking up verbs, it will say each entry if it is a "Godan" or "Ichidan" verb.
- う-verbs are Godan verbs
- る-verbs are Ichidan verbs
Take a look at the example entry below ↓↓↓ If you are unsure, ask me!! ^__^
★ Bonus point opportunity! ★
しつもん が ありますか。
You'll be able to find me on Blackboard IM during this time!
I'm also available for one-on-one chats that you can schedule here: https://calendly.com/bridget-beaver/checkin