Wednesday, 15 November 2017

UNIT 2A - EXTRA LISTENING TRAVELLING



UNIT 2B - PRONUNCIATION OF THE FINAL -S

This is the video about the pronunciation of the -s that we saw in class:


You can also read and listen to the examples in this interesting post by Zac Tobias (great blog!). Please make sure you check it out, as not pronouncing the final -s is a serious mistake at your level.


Wednesday, 8 November 2017

UNIT 1B - WRITING ASSIGNMENT HOUSES


Write an essay of 225-250 words including the following:

  1. Where you live (kind of house, area).
  2. What the area is like (describe using adjectives, talk about facilities, services...).
  3. What your house/flat is like (where it is, number of rooms, special features, etc).
  4. Your favourite room (colours, furniture, decoration, if you have changed anything recently, why it is your favourite, etc).
The writing is due next Wednesday 15th November.

UNIT 1B - SPEAKING INTERACTION HOUSES

Here you can download a handout with the interaction exercise about houses we did in class today. It goes with a list of useful expressions to agree, disagree, ask for and give opinions. 

PROEs


The extra listening and oral abilities classes (PROEs) will be held on Monday and Wednesday 11:30 to 12:30 in Room 3 and on Friday from 12:00 to 13:00 in Room 6.

UNIT 1B - EXTRA LISTENING HOUSES

-Furniture store radio commercial Gap-filling
-What is your dream house? You´ll hear six speakers talking about their dream house. Click on "Mixer quiz" on the right to show the multiple choice questions for each speaker.
-Property development With a test with gap-filling and multiple choice questions.

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

UNIT 1B - VOCABULARY HOUSES

  • This is the presentation about different kinds of housing that we saw in class:


  • And here you can practise vocabulary and the description of rooms: 




Monday, 23 October 2017

UNIT 1B - EXTRA LISTENING. PERSONALITY TYPES

Listen to two friends talking about what personality types they are and answer the multiple choice questions:



UNIT 1B - COMPARATIVES AND SUPERLATIVES

Bob Wilson explains comparative and superlative adjectives in English. The video includes some interactive exercises:


To get extra practice on the use of comparatives and superlatives, try this link (10 multiple choice questions) and this other link (35 sentences to fill in the gaps).