Wednesday, 17 January 2018

TOPICS TO PREPARE FOR YOUR EXAM


Remember the topics you have to prepare for your exams are the following:
  1. Personality
  2. Houses
  3. Holidays 
  4. Travel and transport
  5. Shopping and services
  6. Stages of life
  7. Your biography
  8. Technology: photography and computers
  9. Rubbish and recycling


UNIT 3B - VOCABULARY EXERCISES COMPUTERS & TECHNOLOGY



Monday, 15 January 2018

UNIT 3B - ADJECTIVES + PREPOSITIONS

This is a presentation about adjectives and prepositions that you can use to revise what you have learnt:




  • For a list online of adjective + preposition constructions with examples, click here
  • To do some extra practice on this topic, here´s a multiple choice exercise. Click here to download a handout with the examples and an exercise with its key.
  • If you prefer gap-fill exercises, try this and this.

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

UNIT 3B - PREPOSITIONS OF MOVEMENT


Some extra exercises:

Multiple choice (solutions on page 2).
Multiple choice 2 (self-check, click on the "Done" button at the bottom of the page).
Multiple choice 3.
Gap-filling (solutions on page 2).

Wednesday, 20 December 2017

MERRY CHRISTMAS!


Wishing you the best of Christmas and a happy New Year.

See you on 8th January!

UNIT 3B - VOCABULARY PHOTOGRAPHY


- Wordsearch 1 with words from your Vocabulary Bank.
- Wordsearch 2 with words from your Vocabulary Bank.
- British Council: watch a video of two students describing their pictures, then read the tips. At the end of the tips you can click on Worksheets and downloads to get the pictures the students described, as well as some exercises and the transcript of the video.

Monday, 18 December 2017

UNIT 3A - WRITING ASSIGNMENT: YOUR BIOGRAPHY


You have to write an essay to hand in on 8th January. The topic is Your Biography (230-250 words). It should include the following:

Paragraph 1: Your childhood.
Paragraph 2: Your teenage years and early twenties.
Paragraph 3: Your adult life till now.
(If you´re under 25, make paragraps 2 and 3 a bit longer).

Remember to use a good variety of tenses -simple, continuous, used to, present perfect- and connectors -then, later, (immediately) after that, before, as soon as, when, while, one year later, for two months, etc-.

WORDS OFTEN MISPRONOUNCED

Here you can download a document which contains a list of very common words which you often mispronounce.

And here you have an interesting video about silent letters. I hope it helps :) :


UNIT 3A - VOCABULARY STAGES OF LIFE


-Fill in the gaps with words about the stages of life.
-A very complete sheet with vocabulary and exercises about the stages of life. 
-Verbs about getting married that you usually have problems with.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

UNIT 3A - PAST SIMPLE, PAST CONTINUOUS AND USED TO


Exercise 1: Fill in the gaps with the past simple or past continuous.
Exercise 2: Fill in the gaps with the past simple or past continuous.
Exercise 3: Fill in the gaps with the past simple or past continuous.
Exercise 4: Multiple choice.
Exercise 5: Fill in the gaps with the right form of used to.
Exercise 6: Multiple choice used to.
Exercise 7: Provide the right form of used to+verb.
Exercise 8: Write sentences with used to (pdf, answers on p.2).