Category: A2

Comparing people

Read the information below and write a comparison between your two best friends in the picture:   Sonia David 27 años Científica Tímida y callada 35 años Albañil Amable y extrovertido Habla ruso e inglés Trabaja 5 días a la semana 1 hija Habla francés Trabaja 6 días a la semana 2 hijos EXAMPLE: Sonia […]

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SMS Language

Do you want to text a friend? Then you will need the following handout on SMS Language:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISE: Then you may want to try to decipher the following text messages: Peter: I mu m8. LTNS Hru? Tricia: Oh, I’m fine. I mu 2. Hows ur sis? P: […]

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Quantity Expressions I

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on Countable&Uncountable Nouns in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Then, we shall review the quantifiers A lot, Much and Many:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. To wrap it all up, we shall review the negative quantifiers and short anwers:  Alternatively, you can […]

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Present Perfect

Below there is a presentation on the use of Present Perfect for pre-intermediate and intermediate ESL students:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: You will find some further practice by clicking on Present Perfect Exercises.

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Relative Clauses I

Below there is a presentation on the use of Relative Pronouns & Clauses for pre-intermediate and intermediate ESL students:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: You will find some exercises in the last slide of the above presentation, and there is also this Relative Clauses Worksheet. SONG: Brilliant Disguise (Bruce Springsteen) – A2 […]

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Improving your intonation with Lyrics: Chunking & Chanting

PART I: Chunking We will apply what we learnt about Intonation & Stress: Pick one of the following Lyrics and print it out: A1: What can I do (The Corrs) – Lyrics A2: Enjoy the silence (Depeche Mode) – Lyrics B1: Spending my time (Roxette) – Lyrics B2: Dear Jessie (Madonna) – Lyrics C1: Brand new day (Sting) – Lyrics Mark all the pauses […]

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