Mar 2, 2017

BRING somebody UP

5 cards
, 17 answers
  • Study box. Read these sentences carefully.

    1. I would prefer not to bring my children up in a big city.
    2. My aunt brought up her three children without any help.
    3. His mother brought him up to always say ‘please’ and ‘thank you’.
    4. She was brought up in the countryside.
    • Use the sentences in the study box to help you do these exercises.
      • If you bring up a child, what do you do? Choose two answers:
        • you care for him or her until he or she is an adult
        • you make him or her behave in an adult way
        • you teach him or her how to behave

      • Which of these are grammatically possible?
        • She brought her son up.
        • She brought up her son.
        • She brought him up.
        • She brought up him.
        • He was brought up.

    • Complete each of these sentences with the correct form of ‘bring up’ and one of the words or phrases below:
      • His parents died when he was young, so his grandparents  . . . 
        brought him up
        • I was brought up
        • brought him up
        • bring boys and girls up

      • Do you think parents should  . . . 
        bring boys and girls up
        in the same way?
        • I was brought up
        • brought him up
        • bring boys and girls up

      •  . . . 
        I was brought up
        on a farm.
        • I was brought up
        • Brought him up
        • Bring boys and girls up

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