DISEASES• To talk about Diseases, we use thefollowing words:• ACHE• PAIN• HURT• SORE
ACHE• DEFINITION: this word is used to expressphysical pain, usually for constant andslight pain.We use them in 2 ways:* As a nounEx. I have a head-ache* As a verbEx. My head is aching
Activity 1• Create sentences using the word ACHEas a VERB and as a NOUNEx. He has a BACKACHE.His back is ACHINGa lot.
PAIN• DEFINITION: We use this word only as aNOUN, to describe an unpleasant bodysensation, caused by an injury or anillness. It is usually used to talk aboutsome severe ache.Ex. He feels a strong PAINin the chest.
PAIN• We can use this word to express physicaland emotional suffering.*Physical*Emotional
Activity 2• Use the word PAIN for the followingpictures.Ex. He has a PAIN in theknee
HURT• DEFINITION: We use this word as aVERB. It’s the action of causing pain. It’sfor physical and emotional pain.Ex. You always HURTmy feelings!
Activity 3What does it hurt?Ex. Her elbow hurts.
SORE• DEFINITION: We use it as anADJECTIVE, to describe a pain usuallyrelated to irritation or inflammation.Ex. She has a SORE throat
Activity 4• Create sentences using the word SOREwith the following pictures.