What fruit is this? ESL Video

  • Topic: What fruit is this?
  • Communication Objectives: To express preferences for fruit and to ask about them.
  • Language Objectives:  To listen to yes or no questions and respond. To ask yes or no questions and understand the answers.
  • Vocabulary:  fruits – apple, lemon, orange, banana, pineapple, peach, avocado.
  • Sentence Structures:
    • What fruit is this?
    • It’s an apple.
    • Do you like apples?
    • Yes, I do.
    • No, I don’t.


  • Grammar: Use ‘Do you like…?’ questions to ask about a person’s preference and to get a yes or no answer. To practice using contractions:
    • Do you like …? (question with a yes or no answer)
    • don’t… (‘do not’ in contracted form)

Singular: In this lesson, we will learn the use of ‘a/an’ to focus on singular nouns. When the following word starts with a consonant sound, we use ‘a’. When the following word starts with a vowel sound, we use ‘an’. Look at the following examples:

  • a grape      –   an eggplant
  • a pineapple    -    an orange

a pear     –   an avocado