Review of how to form “l”: Open your mouth and place the tip of your tongue just behind your upper front teeth on the ridge (the ridge is the flat part of the roof of your mouth just behind your upper front teeth). The sides of your tongue should be relaxed and down, not pressed up against your teeth. This is a voiced sound, so you will hear your voice when you say it.
Illustration of correct lip and tongue placement Illustration of correct tongue placement
11. along 12. easily 13. collect 14. deliver 15. intelligent 16. believe 17. actually 18. eliminate 19. collar 20. color
Practice the following sentences. 1. My pillow is in the shape of a balloon. 2. Did you reallyfollow that man? 3. Matt is arriving on Julyeleventh. 4. I don't allow my dog outside when it's chilly. 5. Only select the fruit I'm not allergic to. 6. That student follows directions easily. 7. We can collect your package and deliver it on Tuesday. 8. Miss Jones believes every student is intelligent. 9. Can you actuallyeliminate that colored stain? 10. My shirt collar is white, not tan.
Practice the following paragraph. Summer is actually a great time to take a vacation. Because the month of July is the hottest month in many areas, it is really the best time to participate in outdoor activities, such as water sports or nature walks. Colorful ocean views and amazing outside flower gardens can take your breath away. If you are allergic to plants or flowers, you may want to select a different time of year to go on vacation, however.
Idiom: take one's breath away Definition: something very beautiful that amazes someone