Means of Transportation ESL Video Lesson

  • Topic: Transportation words and sentences
  • Vocabulary:  walk, car, taxi, bus, subway, train, van, bike, plane, truck
  • Grammar:  Children will use ‘how’ and ‘when’ to ask questions about transportation time and means.


‘How’ questions

  • How do you come to school? (if you want to know the means)
  • By  bus.
  • How long does it take? (if you want to know the amount of time)
  • It takes ten minutes.
  • How old are you? (if you want to know the age)
  • I am three years old.
  • How are you? (to ask about someone’s well-being)
  • I am fine.

‘When’ questions

  • When is your birthday? (Time of the year question)
  • It’s on May 10th.
  • When does the plane arrive? General time question)
  • It arrives in five minutes.
  • When do we go home? (Time question)
  • At three o’clock.