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Grade 9-12

Language for Presentations: Referring to Items in a Presentation

by Jordan V. | English and Writing

5 Lessons 16:00
  1. 1. Introduce demonstrative adjectives 0:41
  2. 2. This and These 2:52
  3. 3. That and Those 2:16
  4. 4. Tricky nouns-- nouns that are always singular/always plural 5:20
  5. 5. Quiz and review 4:51

Grade 9-12


NGSS Standards

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"How do you reference specific things in your presentation? Look at strategies with Jordan that show your audience exactly what you are talking about. Understand the difference between this, that, these, and those when giving examples.

Use conversation hooks and other appropriate language to engage your audience when giving a presentation."


Hook Practice

Course overview


Introduce demonstrative adjectives

Understand the form, meaning and use of this grammar.


This and These

meaning/use of this and these examples listen + repeat with examples


That and Those

meaning/use of that and those examples listen + repeat with examples


Tricky nouns-- nouns that are always singular/always plural

review some examples


Quiz and review

test your knowledge of demonstrative adjectives and tricky count/non-count nouns

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  • ESL
  • examples
  • presentations
  • reference
  • these vs those
  • this vs that

Recommended Materials

notebook and pen


Jordan has been teaching English as a Second Language for over ten years and has taught students from over 60 countries around the world. She loves teaching English and uses creative activities and everyday examples to help students communicate both effectively and accurately. Jordan's warmth, patience, and individualized approach with students creates a positive learning environment that motivates them to succeed. When tutoring, Jordan carefully integrates students' interests and goals into her lessons so that each session is unique and targeted. She believes that a good teacher can change students' lives and dedicates herself to helping students achieve their full potential. Jordan has helped students achieve a variety of goals, including going to college or graduate school, improving

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