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The Sorting Ceremony (5)

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Published: 12.01.2018
Level 3   |   Time: 4:56
Accent: British
Source: Harry Potter

Harry and his classmates take part in the sorting ceremony.


    

triangle Directions


  1. REVIEW the vocabulary / background.
  2. WATCH the video.
  3. ANSWER the questions.
  4. CHECK your answers. (Show Answers)

triangle Vocabulary


  • pass through [phv] - go through
  • sort [v] - divide into groups
  • triumphs [n] - victories
  • award [v] - give a prize
  • a ceremony [n] - a formal activity done for an important event
  • momentarily [adv] - very soon
  • hand-me-down [adj] - second-hand, not new
  • a robe [n] - long outer clothing
  • the wrong sort [exp] - bad people
  • come forth [exp] - come forward
  • mental [adj] - crazy
  • a thirst [n] - a desire

[n] - noun,  [v] - verb, [phv] - phrasal verb,  [adj] - adjective,  [exp] - expression


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picture picture picture picture
Harry Potter Ron Weasley Hermione Granger Draco Malfoy
  • Harry and the other students have just arrived at Hogwarts for the first time.
  • Professor McGonagall is one of the professors at Hogwarts.

triangle Questions


  1. How many houses are there?
    Two
    Three
    Four

  2. What does McGonagall compare the houses to?
    A business
    A family
    A home

  3. How can the students earn points for their house?
    By telling the truth
    By following the rules
    By winning competitions
    By getting good grades

  4. How can the students lose points for their house?
    By telling lies
    By breaking the rules
    By losing competitions
    By getting poor grades

  5. What is the name of the toad?
    Heather
    Trevor
    Brother

  6. How does Drako recognize Ron?
    By his hair color
    By his clothes
    By his smell
    By his face

  7. What does Drako offer to Harry?
    To be his friend
    To help him choose a house
    To help him choose his friends
    To teach him magic

  8. What does the sorting hat do?
    Give students a new name
    Help students choose a meal
    Put students into a house

  9. How does Ron describe Hermoine?
    Pretty
    Smart
    Crazy

  10. What house does Hermoine go to?
    Gryffindor
    Ravenclaw
    Slytherin
    Hufflepuff

  11. What house does Drako go to?
    Gryffindor
    Ravenclaw
    Slytherin
    Hufflepuff

  12. What house does Ron go to?
    Gryffindor
    Ravenclaw
    Slytherin
    Hufflepuff

  13. What does the hat say about Harry?
    He is brave.
    He is powerful.
    He is scared.
    He is talented.
    He has a good mind.
    He is loyal.

  14. What house does Harry want to avoid?
    Gryffindor
    Ravenclaw
    Slytherin
    Hufflepuff

  15. What house does Harry go to?
    Gryffindor
    Ravenclaw
    Slytherin
    Hufflepuff



triangle Language Review (modal verbs)


Directions: Choose the modal verb and meaning that best completes each sentence.

  • can [ability] ~ Harry Potter can talk to snakes.
  • can [permission] ~ Harry can eat dinner with his friends.
  • can [request] ~ Can you wait here for a moment?
  • could [past ability] ~ Harry could talk to snakes before he came to Hogwarts.
  • could [probability] ~ Drako could become a powerful wizard in the future.
  • must [obligation] ~ The students must follow the rules.
  • must [probability] ~ Drako must not like Ron.
  • Welcome to Hogwarts. Now, in a few moments, you will pass through these doors and join your classmates. But before you (can [permission]) take your seats, you (must [obligation]) be sorted into your houses. They are Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, and Slytherin. Now, while you are here, your house will be like your family. Your triumphs will earn you points. Any rule breaking, and you will lose points. At the end of the year, the house with the most points is awarded the House Cup.
  • Trevor! Sorry.
  • The sorting ceremony will begin momentarily.
  • It's true then, what they're saying on the train. Harry Potter has come to Hogwarts. This is Crabbe and Goyle. and I'm Malfoy. Draco Malfoy. Think my name's funny, do you? No need to ask yours. Red hair, and a hand-me-down robe? You (must [probability]) be a Weasley. We'll soon find that some wizarding families are better than others, Potter. You dont want to go making friends with the wrong sort. I (can [ability]) help you there.
  • I think I (can [ability]) tell the wrong sort for myself, thanks.
  • We’re ready for you now. Follow me.
  • (can [request]) you wait along here please.
  • When I call your name, you will come forth, I shall place the sorting hat on your head, and you will be sorted into your houses. Hermione Granger.
  • Oh, no. Okay, relax.
  • Mental that one, I'm telling you.
  • Ah, right then...hmm...right. Okay...Gryffindor!!
  • Draco Malfoy.
  • SLYTHERIN!
  • Ronald Weasley.
  • Ah! Another Weasley. I know just where to put you...Gryffindor!!
  • Harry Potter.
  • Hmm...difficult, very difficult. Plenty of courage I see. Not a bad mind, either. There's talent, oh yes. And a thirst to prove yourself. But where to put you?
  • Not Slytherin. Not Slytherin.
  • Not Slytherin, eh? Are you sure? You (could [probability]) be great, you know. It’s all here in your head. And Slytherin will help you on the way to greatness! There's no doubt about that! No? Well, if you're sure...had better be...GRYFFINDOR!!


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McGonagall: Welcome to Hogwarts. Now, in a few moments, you will pass through these doors and join your classmates. But before you can take your seats, you must be sorted into your houses. They are Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, and Slytherin. Now, while you are here, your house will be like your family. Your triumphs will earn you points. Any rule breaking, and you will lose points. At the end of the year, the house with the most points is awarded the House Cup.
Neville: Trevor! Sorry.
McGonagall: The sorting ceremony will begin momentarily.
Draco: It's true then, what they're saying on the train. Harry Potter has come to Hogwarts. This is Crabbe and Goyle. And I'm Malfoy. Draco Malfoy. Think my name's funny, do you? No need to ask yours. Red hair, and a hand me down robe? You must be a Weasley. We'll soon find that some wizarding families are better than others, Potter. You dont want to go making friends with the wrong sort. I can help you there.
Harry: I think I can tell the wrong sort for myself, thanks.
McGonagall: We’re ready for you now. Follow me.
McGonagall: Can you wait along here please.
McGonagall: When I call your name, you will come forth, I shall place the sorting hat on your head, and you will be sorted into your houses. Hermione Granger.
Hermione: Oh, no. Okay, relax.
Ron: Mental that one, I'm telling you.
Sorting Hat: Ah, right then...hmm...right. Okay...Gryffindor!!
McGonagall: Draco Malfoy.
Sorting Hat: SLYTHERIN!
McGonagall: Ronald Weasley.
Sorting Hat: Ah! Another Weasley. I know just where to put you...Gryffindor!!
Ron: {Sighs}
McGonagall: Harry Potter.
Sorting Hat: Hmm...difficult, very difficult. Plenty of courage I see. Not a bad mind, either. There's talent, oh yes. And a thirst to prove yourself. But where to put you?
Harry: Not Slytherin. Not Slytherin.
Sorting Hat: Not Slytherin, eh? Are you sure? You could be great, you know. It’s all here in your head. And Slytherin will help you on your way to greatness! There's no doubt about that! No? Well, if you're sure...had better be...GRYFFINDOR!!

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