Expert TPRS/CI teacher Terry Waltz drew on her experience as a professional interpreter to boil storytelling down to its essence. The verbs on this poster express the seven basic concepts needed to tell a story: location, existence, possession, identity, preference, motion, and volition – shown here in the 1st person present tense. Focus on these early and often to get students comprehending simple stories in no time. 13 x 38 inches. Laminated.img alt=”” src=”//aedownload.net/teachersdiscovery/images/Author_Terry_Waltz.jpg” style=”float: left; border-width: 0px; border-style: solid; margin: 0px 6px; height: 110px; padding-right: 10px;” /About the Author Terry Waltz, Ph.D/, is a leading international TPRS/Comprehensible Input trainer and author of books and games for new readers of Chinese and Spanish.