4-10 The napkin's over the box
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Survival course to learn English from scratch

1- watch the video. 2- watch it again repeating after the teacher. 3- read the transcript (optional), see if you understand. 4- watch the video again once or more times until you learn the lesson well. 5- now try to use some objects to reproduce the dialogue (more or less) so you can practise what you just learnt.

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This is a napkin. A napkin. You use a napking when you eat. When you eat something you use a napkin.
The napkin is over... is covering the box.
The apple is over the box. Over the box.
The napkin is under the box.
The napkin's under the apple.

- Tom, would you hold the apple over the box? eh?
- Sure. How high?
- Oh, hold it a little higher
- This high?
- Oh, maybe a little higher.
- Ok
- Now hold it lower, a little lower
- This low?
- Yeah, that's fine.
- Ok, now, put it on the box.
- Put the napkin under the box.
- Is that all?
- That's crazy.