Category: B2.2

Upper-intermediate

Expressing wishes & regrets

We shall look at and discuss the following summary on Expressing Wishes&Regrets in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Then, we shall review the use of Wish:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Multiple Choice Quiz: If only / I wish Quizzes: Wishes & Regrets For further practice: SONG: […]

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Verb Tenses Overview

This presentation summarises the use the different tenses in English:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. FOR FURTHER INFO: Present Simple or Continuous Past Simple or Continuous Present Perfect Simple or Continuous Past Perfect Simple or Continuous Future Perfect Simple or Continuous  

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Perfect VS. Continuous Tenses

This presentation summarises the use of Perfect Tenses & Continuous Tenses in English:  There is also this summary on the differences between Past Perfect and Past Perfect Continuous:   FOR FURTHER INFO: The Perfect Aspect The Continuous Aspect Present Simple or Continuous Past Simple or Continuous Present Perfect Simple or Continuous Past Perfect Simple or […]

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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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Participle Clauses

This presentation summarises the use of Participle Clauses in English to shorten your sentences and make them sound more natural.  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Here are a few exercises to practise what you’ve learnt: Matching Exercise 1 Matching Exercise 2 Quiz SONG: Hypnotic – (Syleena Johnson feat. R. Kelly, Fabolous) – A2 […]

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Future Perfect Tenses

First, review the structure and use of the Simple Future tenses. Future Forms with grammar reference Future Forms gap-fill exercise Then, read the following presentation on Future Perfect tenses:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Future Continuous. Future Perfect. Future Perfect Continuous. Check what you’ve learnt with this Worksheet. SPEAKING PRACTICE: Use […]

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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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