Mar 2, 2017

GIVE UP; GIVE UP something (2)

4 cards
, 11 answers
  • Study box. Read these sentences carefully.

    1. Do you still smoke? You really should give up, you know.
    2. Try giving up all animal milks and drinking soya milk instead.
    3. No chocolate for me, thanks. I’ve given it up.
    4. I gave up drinking coffee because it kept me awake at night.
    • Use the sentences in the study box to help you do these exercises.
      • If you give up something, you stop doing or having something. Why?
        • because it is too difficult
        • because you consider it unhealthy
        • because you are not allowed to do or have it

      • Which of these are grammatically possible?
        • She gave up.
        • She gave up coffee.
        • She gave it up.
        • She gave up it.
        • She gave up to drink coffee.
        • She gave up drinking coffee.

    • Respond to the following, using a form of ‘give up’ in each response and any other necessary information:
      • A: Do you still smoke?
        B: Yes, I’m afraid so. I ought

        • A: Would you like a coffee?
          B: No thanks. I coffee.

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