A contraction is two words put together, like 'can't' or 'shouldn't'. Contractions make sentences shorter and easier to read. Learning contractions helps us to speak and write English faster!
A contraction is when two words are joined together, like 'isn't' for 'is not' It's important to learn contractions in English to help you sound more natural
Using Contractions in ESL
Examples of contractions: I + am = I'm We + are = we're You + are = you're Should + not = shouldn't What + is = what's
Can you name a contraction for 'do not'?
How does using contractions help us speak more efficiently?
What is the contraction of 'I am'?
What is the contraction of 'he has'?
What is the contraction for "do not"?
Can you name two common contractions?
What have you learned about contractions today?