By Tamar Bogatikov
Look at the texts below and answer:
which one is a list?
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What is a list?
- A series of names, words, or other items
written, printed, or imagined one after the
List may be long.
List may be short.
If you go to the shop, write a shopping list to
remember what to buy.
It’s especially important when you prepare for a party and invite your
Usually a list has a title. In this case the title
is “Shopping list.”
Every item is written on another line. Why?
It’s easy to see what we have already
bought and what not.
In the list you can see not only the names of
items for purchase but also drawings. Why
not? They create good atmosphere!
Do you like to travel?
A travelling list can help.
THINGS TO TAKE Don’t forget to take everything you need
on your trip.
Here you can see numbers of things
someone wants to take on a trip.
Use a list to organize your day.
It may be “To Do List”.
This list contains all important activities
of the day. Usually every line starts with a
verb- pay, post, clean, etc.
On New Year's Eve many people
want to improve their lives.
They make “New Year’s Resolutions”- a list of promises that are supposed
to be fulfilled in a new year.
Thus, some kids decide to lose weight,
to quit smoking, to help parents about the
house, not to quarrel with sisters and
brothers, to learn better at school, etc.
Other Kinds Of Lists
List of ingredients for a cake
List of students in a class journal
List of friends I invite to my Bar Mitzvah
List of my hobbies
List of telephone numbers important for me
What is a list?
What kinds of lists do you
What can a list contain?