Need to get back to basics with bilingual students? These phrase strips with simple line drawings might do the trick. This resource includes 10 phrase strips with 3-4 word phrases comprised of core vocabulary that can be used across a variety of settings. Use these to teach functional requesting and commenting at in the classroom or give to parents for carryover. Strips can be placed together on a key ring for individual student use or displayed separately around the classroom to remind students of useful language for different tasks.