At School
In my first year of high school as a teenager
Duties/Obligation
(must, have to)

- In my school there are some rules that we have to respect. For example:
- The students must respect the school’s environment and the teachers.
-Students have to behave himself
- Students and professors have to arrive at school on time
- Students must put their bin in the correct bin.
- I have to finish all the homework
- I must go to school on Saturday
Permission
(can, be allowed to)
-Students are allowed to use their mobile-phone during a break.
- Students can go to the toilette during a lesson
-students are allowed to use some books of the school library.
- Students can stay at school until 6:00 p.m. Prohibition
(mustn’t, can’t)
-Students can’t use their mobile-phone during a lesson.
-Students can’t eat during a lesson.
-Students mustn’t smoke inside the school’s building.

- Students mustn’t insult their professors

In the Family
Duties/Obligation
(must, have to)
- In my family there are some rules that we often use and we must respect them. For example:
- I must clear the table
- My sister and I we have to be polite
- My sister and I we have to be respectful of my father and my mother.
- I must tidy my bedroom
-I must be responsible and reliable when I am alone at home.
- Every morning I have to make the bed.
Permission
(can, be allowed to)
-I can watch the television when I want
- I am allowed to take some money but I haven’t any pocket money
-sometimes I am allowed to go to bed over 12:00 p.m. at the weekend
- I can use the domestic appliances
Prohibition
(mustn’t, can’t)
- I must take my shoes off before I get into the house.
- My sister and I can’t play with the ball in the house
- I can’t say bad words.
- My sister and I mustn’t run or scream inside the house.

In primary school (in the past) As a boy/girl (when I was younger)
Duties/Obligation
(had to)

- when I was at primary school there was other rules. For example:
- I had to finished all the homework
- I had to stay at school until 4:30 p.m.
- I had to eat a school
Permission
(could, was/were allowed to)
- I was allowed to do two very long break
- I could make some manual jobs at school
- The students could do some homework easier than at high school Prohibition
(couldn’t)
- I couldn’t go to school on Saturday because I had to go to school only from Monday to Friday

- I couldn’t buy any food because there weren’t machines
- I couldn’t go in the other classes.
-I couldn’t use the school’s computer alone. Duties/Obligation
(had to)
- When I was younger there were less rules than today and they were different. For example:
- I had to tidy my room every day.
- I had to go to bed before 10 p.m.
- I had to be respectful.
- I had to do less domestic chores
because I had less responsibilities
Permission
(could, was/were allowed to)
- I could watch television before 9 p.m.
- I was allowed to play videogames for about two hours.
- I was allowed to go to bed not more than 10 p.m. Prohibition
(couldn’t)
- In my family there was some things that I couldn’t do. For example:
- I couldn’t say any bad word.
- I couldn’t go to bed over 10 p.m.
- I couldn’t use computer when I wanted.

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