Category: B2.2

Upper-intermediate

For & Against Essay

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on For&Against essays in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. After that, we shall review how to express Agreement&Disagreement:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Then, we shall review the use of Intensifiers:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Here are […]

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Hedging

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on Hedging in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Below there’s a video clip on how to soften messages: EXERCISES: Complete the following handout on Hedging: Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here.

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The Passive voice

The Passive We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on the Passive in English:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Exercise on Passive with Simple Present Exercise on Passive with Simple Past Exercise on Passive with Present Perfect Exercise on Passive with Future I Exercise on Passive with Simple Present Exercise […]

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Narrative Tenses

Below there’s a summary of the use of Narrative Tenses for advanced ESL students: Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. FOR FURTHER INFO: Simple Past Past Continuous Past Perfect Past Perfect Continuous SONGS: What goes around comes around (Justin Timberlake) – Irregular Past Forms (B2) I knew you were waiting (George Michael & Aretha Franklin) […]

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How to write a leaflet

First, take a look ad this Writing Guide to create effective Leaflets. Here’s an example of a Leaflet on Crime Watch: Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Then there’s this leaflet on how to use Online Banking Wisely: Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here.

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Describing people

Here’s a guide to learn how to Describe People:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. You can also check this Website for more vocabulary. Here’s a Video Clip about Describing People, Places & Things Here’s a Video Clip about Parts of the Body EXERCISES: SONG: The girl from Ipanema – Describing people (A1) Vocabulary: Describing People […]

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Phrasal Verbs

In Phrasal Expressions, the particle changes the meaning of the root verb. They are not to be confused with Verbs+Prepositions. We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on Phrasal Expressions:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Here are a few flashcards with the basic phrasal verbs: Take a look and complete this […]

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