Signs Flashcards: no ~ing

vocabulary: no smoking, no parking, no entrance, no stopping, no u-turn, no right turn, no touching, no walking on the grass, no eating, no camping, no food, no swimming, no crossing, no cell phones, no shoes, no alcohol, no pets, no littering

Mark's note: I use these cards to introduce the target language:

You can't ....

Can I ... ?


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Print old MES files: here are the old (2006~2014) signs files

Signs Handout

Signs PowerPoint flashcards

Road Signs Handout

Road Signs PowerPoint flashcards

Road Sign Flashcards:

vocabulary: stop, go, slow down, one way street, falling rocks, animal crossing, speed limit, curvy road ahead, children crossing, no standing/parking, tunnel ahead, gravel road ahead, railroad crossing, parking, this way, thin ice, wet paint, ice cream

Mark's note: I use these cards to discuss in the following target language:

There is/are ...

You can ...

You can't ....

You have to ...

I also use them to introduce the word 'mean.'

"What does this sign mean?"

"It means be careful, because rocks sometimes fall here."

"It means you have to stop."

"It means be careful, because there is tunnel ahead."

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