Things I Love A1 – Activity 3

Things I Love A1 – Activity 3

Aim of Activity

10 minutes

To raise learners’ awareness of the pronunciation of ‘ING’ sound.

Steps for Students

  1. Click the link: PowerPoint
  2. This picture has an ‘ING’ sound. What is it?
  3. Listen and repeat the sound and the sentence.
  4. Can you hear what Mr Boo says?

You’ll need a shared device with good audio to view the PowerPoint on.

  1. For the best quality, download the PowerPoint.
  2. Explain to the students that a new Teacher Mr Boo is going to give them a pronunciation class.
  3. They must listen to the sounds and repeat them (loudly/quietly/slowly/quickly)
  4. Can they repeat everything they hear?



The students can rewatch the animation to listen for these sounds.


  1. Pronunciation class with Mr. Boo.
  2. Nng, Nng, sing sing. The birds are singing.
  3. Nng, Nng, nothing, nothing. She has nothing to do.
  4. Nng, Nng, cleaning, cleaning. I love cleaning my house.
  5. Nng, Nng, boring, boring. His job is boring.
  6. Nng, Nng, things, things. There are so many things I love about you.
  7. Nng, Nng, talking, talking. She likes talking to her best friend.
  8. Nng, Nng, climbing, climbing. Is he good at climbing?
  9. Nng, Nng, catching, catching. He’s catching the ball.
  10. Nng, Nng, strong, strong. He is very, very strong.
  11. Nng, Nng, king, king. The Lion is king of the jungle.

Activity attachment

Things I Love A1 – Activity 3