Happy seems a little tired today. I suppose she didn’t get much sleep last night. Happy loves to sleep and she seems to be in heaven when she is taking a nap. I like taking a nap too, but I can only do so on the weekends. Sometimes Happy takes a nap with me. When she does, she lies down at the foot of the bed. I suppose she is my guard dog!
When we think something is a certain way, we use seem and suppose. Do you know how to use these words? Read the paragraph above once more and then check today’s lesson.
Use seem + adjective
- Happy seems tired today.
- I gave Jane her birthday present and she seemed so happy.
- I finished the report. Does it seem correct to you?
Use seem + to + be
- Happy seems to be in heaven when she is taking a nap.
- This train seems to be full.
- I finished the report. Does it seem to be correct to you?
We usually use suppose + sentence:
- I suppose she didn’t get much sleep last night.
- I suppose she is my guard dog!
- Do you suppose the supermarket is open late tonight?
Well, I suppose this is the end of our lesson here today. I hope this was helpful. What’s your request for a lesson here?