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Some doubts



almcl
Portugal

Some doubts
 
Hello :)
 
I have some doubts and I would like your help.
 
Is it correct?
 
a)   Joan īs chores at home are tidy her bedroom.   Her duties at school are be quiet .....
 
b) 17.15     It īs a quarter past fifteen.         18.30     It´s half past eighteen
 
c)  My nationality is Portuguese.
 
d) My hometown is Lisbon.
 
 
 
 
Thank you 

24 Nov 2015      



momoma
France

a- Joan must tidy her bedroom at home and she must be quiet at school
 
b-it īs quarter past five -it īs half past six
c-I īm Portuguese
d-I īm from Lisbon

24 Nov 2015     



almcl
Portugal

Thank you Momoma
 
 
And if the question is:
 
What are Joan īs chores at home?
 
Is it correct to answer:  Joan īs chores at home are tidy her bedroom .... ?
 
What are Joan īs duties at school?
 
Is it correct to answer: Joan īs duties at schoo are be quiet ..... ?
 
And in a writing production you have the prompt Hometown can you write the sentence:  His hometown is Lisbon ?

24 Nov 2015     



Clariceraimundo
Brazil

If you´re listing only one chore than I think it would be better to answer:
 
Joan´s chore at home is tidying her bedroom... or ... One of Joan´s chores at home is tidying her bedroom... (I think that it´s better to use the gerund in this structure).
 
My suggestion is the same for the question about her duties at school. 
 
It´s ok to say his hometown is Lisbon.
 
Hope it´s helpful!   

24 Nov 2015     



igvarr
Serbia

a) Joan īs chore at home is to tidy her room. Joan īs duty at school is to be quiet.

24 Nov 2015