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Should I Or Shouldn't I?

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Rory's Dad has given him some chores to do. 

We use should when we talk about the right thing to do. 

  • I should

  • You should

  • She should

  • He should

  • It should

  • We should

  • They should

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The negative or what isn't right to do...

  • I shouldn't (should not)

  • You shouldn't

  • She shouldn't

  • He shouldn't

  • It shouldn't

  • We shouldn't

  • They shouldn't

But Rory has just downloaded a new video game. What should he do?

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Oh no Rory! I think you should do your chores first!

We often use think with should.

  • I think you should...

  • Do you think I should...?

  • I don't think you should...

  • What do you think I should do?

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Mac suddenly wakes to see his enemy...the cat from next door...in his garden!!! What should he do?

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Well, the cat knows he shouldn't be in Mac's garden...

Later, Rory realises he should always do his chores first before he starts playing video games!

Vocabulary

  • chores: boring work (usually around the house) 

  • download: get something off the internet

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