Wednesday, 18 April 2018

UNIT 6B - EXTRA LISTENING SHOPPING AND CUSTOMER SERVICE


Exercise 1. Listen to Todd and Rebecca talking about shopping and customer service.
Exercise 2. Watch the BBC video about shopping at the Camden market and click on Task 1 and Task 2 to do the comprehension exercises about it. Later you can also click on "transcrip" if you want to watch and read at the same time.

UNIT 5B - PRESENT PERFECT SIMPLE AND CONTINUOUS

This is the presentation we saw in class today (thanks a lot to Nilay Kaynakci, from Turkey, from whom I borrowed this presentation): 

   

Several exercises to practise the use of these two tenses:

  1. Gap-filling 1
  2. Gap-filling 2
  3. Gap-filling 3 (conversation)
  4. Gap-filling 4 (conversation)
  5. Choose the right sentence for the situation
  6. Final test

Monday, 16 April 2018

UNIT 5A - PRESENT PERFECT SIMPLE vs PAST SIMPLE

 This is the presentation about the present perfect simple that we saw in class:
   

Extra exercises:
-Certain time in the past or just / already / yetExercise 1exercise 2.
-Certain event in the past or how often so far: : Exercise 3Exercise 4.
-Emphasis on action or result: Exercise 5exercise 6.
-Been or gone? Grammar explanation and Exercise 1
-Been or gone 2.
-You can also try these tests: test 1test 2test 3.

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

WRITING ASSIGNMENT - OPINION ESSAY


  • You are going to write an opinion essay about certain aspects of television. 
  • Click here to read a useful post in Spanish on how to plan and develop an opinion essay. It includes tips and links to exercises and sample texts.
  • Click here to get a list of connectors classified according to meaning (addition, cause, etc)
  • Click here to download or see the document with all the information about how to write an opinion essay and the possible topics (approximately 220 words).
  • Deadline: Wednesday 18th April


Monday, 9 April 2018

UNIT 5A - EXTRA LISTENING TELEVISION


  • Click here and follow the instructions to do a listening about whether TV is a good or bad thing.
  • To listen to a couple discussing about what to watch on TV and do a short multiple choice test, go to this link and follow the instructions.
  • If you click on this link, you´ll be able to watch some 60s TV commercials with their transcripts, and you´ll have to find the differences between the words they actually say in the ads and the words in the script.

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

UNIT 4B - EXTRA LISTENING WORK



UNIT 4B - EXTRA LISTENING EDUCATION


UNIT 4B - VOCABULARY WORK



EXERCISES AND GAMES ABOUT JOBS:

Jobs I and Jobs II  With pictures. Listen and learn, then check if you remember the jobs.
Jobs Multiple choice exercise.
Work An exercise with expressions and prepositions with its Key
Hangman jobs A game to practise jobs (just for fun).

UNIT 4B - VOCABULARY EDUCATION



Some websites to expand your vocabulary:

A list of subjects with a test.
A few common collocations to talk about education.
A list of education-related words.