Basic English for Adults (Republic of Kenya, 72 p.)
 (introduction...) Introduction Lesson 1. Greetings Lesson 2. Introduce Yourself and Friends Lesson 3. Name and Address Lesson 4. My Family Lesson 5. Numbers Lesson 6. My Body Lesson 7. Colours Lesson 8. Revision Lesson 9. Our House Lesson 10. What are You Doing? Lesson 11. What is the Time? Lesson 12. Today and Yesterday Lesson 13. Where do they Work Lesson 14. Directions Lesson 15. Filling in Forms Lesson 16. Writing a Letter Lesson 17. Revision

### Lesson 5. Numbers

Discuss the questions:

1. Do you have problems when you count in English?

2. Is it important for you to count in English?

One cow

Two trees

Three pencils

Four goats

Five plates

Six cups

Seven shoes

Eight oranges

Nine sticks

Ten potatoes

1, 2, 3, 4, 5= 6, 7, 8, 9, 10= One, Two, Three, Four, Five

4. How many?

Here are some toes.
How many toes are there?

Figure

Here are some trees.
How many trees are these?

Figure

Her are some shoes.
How many shoes are there?

Figure

 This is one stick. These are _ _ _ sticks. Figure These are two potatoes. These are _ _ _ potatoes. Figure Figure These are _ _ _ books. These are _ _ _ pencils. Figure Figure These are one and half oranges These are a one and a quarter oranges. Figure Figure

 11 eleven 12 twelve 13 thirteen 14 fourteen 15 fifteen 16 sixteen 17 seventeen 18 eighteen 19 nineteen 20 twenty 30 thirty 40 fourty 60 sixty 70 seventy 80 eighty 90 ninety 100 one hundred

6. Number work

one cow + two cows = _ _ _ cows.
one stick + twelve sticks = _ _ _ sticks.
five pencils + nineteen pencils = _ _ pencils.
thirty seven potatoes + seven potatoes = _ _ _ potatoes.

How many trees are these? _ _ _ trees.

Figure

7. Practice counting items in or around your classroom.

This is Wekesa.
He has some plates in his shop.
How many plates has he?
He has six plates.

Figure

She has many oranges in her kiosk.
How many oranges has she?

Figure

This is Mwakio.
He has many goats on his farm.
How many goats has he?
He has eleven goats.

Figure

How many places has Wekesa?
How many goats has Mwakio?

9. Kenyan currency

Practice counting

 Coins Notes fifty cents 20 shillings one shilling 50 shillings five shillings 100 shillings 10 shillings 500 shillings 1000 shillings

 IYouWeThey Have a goat. a boat. HeSheIt Has a bicycle.

11. Fill in has or have in each of the sentences.

 1. She _ _ _ seven oranges. 2. We _ _ _ six cows. 3. You _ _ _ one small bicycle. 4. They _ _ _ twenty goats. 5. He _ _ _ thirty trees.

12. Write the numbers in words

 2 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 4 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 10 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 20 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 60 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 80 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 100 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

New words

 has have cow one two three four five six seven eight nine ten toes trees potatoes sticks pencils oranges Quarter goats plates shillings cents bicycle this these how Many