2Guten Morgen! Hast du dein Kapitel 8 packet und dein Poster? Agenda:PosterReflexive Verbspractice
3Reflexive VerbsA reflexive verb is a verb that has an object which is the same as the subject of the verb ==> the action of the reflexive verb is something one is doing to or for oneself. Some verbs are always reflexive, others are not. Dictionary – indicated by the word: s.
21Guten Tag! Please have your reflexive verb poster instruction sheet on the desk. Agenda:Present postersReflexive verbs in the past tensePartner PosterVerbs in shapes – conjugated in the present and past tense
22Reflexive PronounsWhen the reflexive pronoun functions grammatically as the direct object, it would be in the accusative case.Example:Du kämmst dich…(You comb yourself…)Subject Verb Direct Object
23There are times when the dative case is required, rather than the accusative. I am buying myself a new car.In the above sentence, what person or thing is the direct object?The direct object is “car. ”If “car” is the direct object, what sort of object is the reflexive pronoun “myself” in this sentence?I am buying myself a new car.
24Reflexive Verbs The direct object is “car.” If “car” is the direct object, what sort of object is the reflexive pronoun “myself” in this sentence?I am buying myself a new car.
25“Myself” serves in this sentence as the indirect object, because it denotes the person to or for whom something is being done.You might think of the example sentence as meaning literally “I am buying for myself a new car.”
26Guten Tag! Please find your verb shape and packet for Kapitel 8! Agenda:Verb shapesKapitel 8 packetTB