In this funny reading two teenage friends are discussing how hard it is to be young as their parents, teachers and coaches all want theme to behave a certain way! There are numerous examples of the present subjunctive all of which have been underlined for students to see in context.
The reading is followed by a true/false reading comprehension section. Students are also required to underline all the subjunctive forms in the reading and complete 3 sentences using the present subjunctive based on what their parents and teachers expect of them!
¡Mi madre prohibe que yo use maquillaje!
Mi madre quiere que la ayude en la casa, porque soy la mayor. Ella insiste en que yo limpie mi habitación todos los días y que haga mi cama todas las mañanas.
Answer Key included.
Level: Spanish 3