Tag: Vocabulary

Vocabulary handouts

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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Past Modals

We shall look at and discuss the following presentation on Past Modals use in English in class (where you can also review Present Modals):  Alternatively, you can download the PDF file here. Here’s a link to the BBC Learning site to review how to pronounce modals of deduction and speculation: Past modals EXERCISE: Using Modals […]

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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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Describing places

Here’s a Video Clip about Describing People, Places & Things Here’s a WebPage to learn how to describe a place: Describing places from nuriamen Here you’ll find more Adjectives and Vocabulary to describe places. EXERCISES: Take this Quiz to check what you’ve learnt. Vocabulary: Parts of a city Vocabulary: Parts of a house Vocabulary: Landscapes and animals […]

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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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