Tag: Vocabulary

Vocabulary handouts

Phrasal Verbs

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: Check out this Video Clip  on Common Phrasal Verbs: EXERCISES: Complete this matching exercise: Multi-word verbs Then, check this one about Phrasal Verbs SONG: My father’s son (Conner […]

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Adverbs of Frequency & Manner

Remember the basic structure of a sentence in English: SUBJECT + (FREQUENCY/GRAMMAR ADVERB) + VERB + INDIRECT OBJECT + DIRECT OBJECT + ADVERBS (PLACE/TIME/MANNER)  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Adverbs of Frequency: Ordering sentences (28 sentences). Adverbs of Manner: Fill in the blanks + Rewrite the sentences. For more advanced practice, […]

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Modals of Deduction

We’ll start off by reviewing the Basic Modal Verbs. Then we shall look at and discuss the following summary on Modals of Deduction in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. EXERCISES: Click on the following link to learn more about Modals of Deduction. Multiple choice quiz on Modals of Deduction. Make sentences […]

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Book & Film Reviews

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on how to write a Book/Film Review in class:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Here’s an example of a Film Review: Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. FURTHER PRACTICE: Read the following Skyfall review. Harrison Ford Interview. Empire online: Latest reviews.

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Prepositions of Time & Place

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on Prepositions in class: Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Here’s a video clip to master Prepositions of Time & Place: Below there’s a video clip to learn about Prepositions of Place & Movement: EXERCISES: Test your knowledge with this exercise on Prepositions. SONG: I […]

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Dates & Figures

Here’s a WebPage to show you the basics on Dates&Figures in English: Check this video clip to learn about Ordinal Numbers. And here’s a video clip to learn how to say the date in English. EXERCISES: Practise reading Numbers out loud with a partner. Matching exercise: How to read numbers Then complete the following Maths Handout […]

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Modal Verbs I

Below there is a presentation on the use of Modal Verbs for pre-intermediate ESL students:  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. I also include a summary with examples:  SONGS: If you ever (East 17 feat. Gabrielle) – Modal Verbs (A2) Words (The Christians) – Modal Verbs (A2) Big girls don’t cry (Fergie) – […]

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