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English first additional language

Grade 5

Module 13



“In Rome, do as the ………………..do”.

Activity 1

To use a personal dictionary

[lo 6.4.1]

1. What do we call the people who live in…

  • Cape Town
  • China
  • Russia
  • Namibia
  • Germany
  • South Africa

2. Fill in the missing words:

Australians live in ________________
Welsh people live in _______________
In___________ the Swiss farmers make cheese
________fashion designers live in Italy.
In Japan, the__________ eat a staple diet of rice.
We have__________ visitors from Norway.
In England we ate________ cucumber sandwiches.
In____________ the Dutch people speak Dutch.
I ate Greek salad in ___________
The Spaniards are outstanding in_________ dancing.


Activity 2

To use language forms and structures to communicate orally and in writing

[lo 6.4.3]

Gemma is still a young dog and is called a ___

Young animals, as well as small objects, are often given a special name.

Match these young animals to their parents:

Owlet, gosling, duckling, kitten, calf, foal, lamb, chick, nestling, kid

Owl, duck, cow, hen, cat, goose, goat, ewe, bird, mare

The baby of a dog and the baby of a seal have the same name. What is it?

The baby of a cow and the baby of an elephant have the same name. What is it?

Try to explain why baby animals are so sweet and so attractive:


LO 6

LANGUAGE STRUCTURE AND USEThe learner will know and be able to use the sounds, words and grammar of the language to create and interpret texts.

We know this when the learner:

6.4 develops own vocabulary:

6.4.1 analyses word formation (e.g. drum, drummer);

6.4.3 understands between 3 000 and 4 500 common spoken words in context by the end of grade 5.



1. This activity links to the section on nouns.

Capetonians Chinese Russian
Namibian Congolese South African


a. Australians live in_______________ Australia
b. Welsh people live in Wales
c. In __________ the Swiss farmers make cheese Switzerland
d. ____________fashion designers live in Italy. Italian
e. In Japan, the ____________eat a staple diet of rice. Japanese
f. We have _____________visitors from Norway. Norwegian
g. In England we ate _____ cucumber sandwiches. English
h. In________ the Dutch people speak Dutch. Holland
i. I ate Greek salad in __________ Greece
j. The Spaniards are outstanding in _____________ dancing. Spanish



Owlet - owl

Gosling - goose

Duckling - duck

Kitten- cat

Calf - cow

Foal - horse

Lamb - sheep

Chick - hen

Nestling - bird

Kid - mare

The baby of a dog and the baby of a seal have the same name: Pup

The baby of a cow and the baby of an elephant have the same name: Calf

Let the learners read out to the class why baby animals are so sweet and attractive. Discuss cruelty to animals etc.

Questions & Answers

what is variations in raman spectra for nanomaterials
Jyoti Reply
I only see partial conversation and what's the question here!
Crow Reply
what about nanotechnology for water purification
RAW Reply
please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
yes that's correct
I think
what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
How we are making nano material?
what is a peer
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
What is STMs full form?
scanning tunneling microscope
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
what school?
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
sciencedirect big data base
Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
do you think it's worthwhile in the long term to study the effects and possibilities of nanotechnology on viral treatment?
Damian Reply
absolutely yes
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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