Friday, 24 June 2016

Words (Radiolab)

It’s almost impossible to imagine a world without words. But this hour, we try to do just that.

We meet a woman who taught a 27-year-old man the first words of his life, hear a firsthand account of what it feels like to have the language center of your brain wiped out by a stroke, and retrace the birth of a brand new language 30 years ago.

Bonus video: Words Watch the gorgeous short film inspired by our Words show

September Exams

Written Exams will be on September 9th at 16.30

Reading: 16.30-17.45

Listening: 17:45-18.15
Writing: 18.30-19.45

Oral Exams: 16th from 9.30

Brexit (they said "yes"!)

As dawn broke over the UK Friday, Britons woke to the tremors of a political earth-quake the likes of which most had never felt before. (London CNN)

· The Guardian
· Independent
· The Washington Post
· El País (English)

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Las EEOOII ofertan más de 22.000 plazas para el próximo curso escolar

Read the news here.

What would Brexit mean for everyday life in the UK?

To find out a bit more about Brexit read this article on The Guardian, and see how it would affect UK's everyday life. More info about this referendum here.

Mar de Músicas Festival Cartagena 15th to 23rd July 2016

Mar de Músicas Festival Cartagena 15th to 23rd July 2016: Festival La Mar de Músicas with Sweden as guest nation between 15th and 23rd July Mar de Músicas is an eclectic festival, offering a considered and entertaining programme of varied world music in a variety of atmospheric settings within the City of Cartagena. Each year the festival invites a guest nation to contribute exhibitions, musicians and cultural activities of interest to broaden the spectrum of artists on offer, the choice this year being Sweden. There are many free concerts ...

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Music Day

Sing a song, play any instrument you know how to play (or not), compose, create a CD, make a selection of your favourite songs, re-listen to an old song, band, album... Do something memorable to commemorate the event: Music Day

Monday, 20 June 2016

Jazz San Javier

Festival Programme and more info.

For the first time in the history of the San Javier Jazz Festival Award, the organisers have applied the municipal Rule of Honours and Distinctions, which allows, exceptionally, awarding an artist from the European Union and another one from elsewhere in the world the same year.

Ignasi Terraza is one of the most distinguished pianists in Spain, winner of the Jacksonville International Jazz Piano Competition 2009. He has published 27 albums and this will be his fourth visit to San Javier.

Kevin Mohagony, considered the best living Jazz baritone voice has been compared to the legendary Johnny Hartman and Joe Williams. This year will also be his fourth visit to the San Javier Jazz Festival, where like Terraza, he is loved by the public. 

Murcia Today

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! Murcia Today - Murcia And Spanish News Round-up, Week Ending 17th June 2016

Friday, 17 June 2016

Final Grades


· Check your June marks here.
· Remember: only skills in red for September
· We´ll be revising all exam parts in classroom 4 at 10 on Monday 20th

Monday, 13 June 2016

Final Exam Information (D-Day)

WRITTEN Part: (Reading & Listening Comprehension and Writing Expression) Monday 13th June at 4:30 pm Classroom 1
ORAL Part: See post below
Final June marks: Mon. 20th at 9 am on this blog
Exam revision: Mon 20th at 10 am Classroom 4
Exam official complaints 23rd & 24th
G O O D    L U C K !!!

Exam Preparation Complete Kit

If I had to choose very few posts to help prepare final exams, the result would be the following:
Reading, Listening, Writing, Speaking & Oral Interaction Activities, Vocabulary & GOOD LUCK!!!

Friday, 10 June 2016

Thursday, 9 June 2016

Tuesday, 7 June 2016

Sunday, 5 June 2016

World Environment Day 16

World Environment Day is an important day in the calendar of the United Nations. It is one of the avenues the United Nations uses to advocate for environmental protection and call for political action on the same. This important day helps to promote the ways that can be adopted to improve the environment, for instance investing in more forest cover. The celebration or observance is held on 5th June every year. (Carry on reading on EarthUntouched by Henry Hill)

Friday, 3 June 2016

Plan


English synonyms | Woxikon.com

English synonyms | Woxikon.com the free online dictionary. Look up translations, synonyms, abbreviations, conjugations and rhymes.

Look up synonyms of "great", then abbreviations of GREAT and finally rhyming words with "great". Write them and check how many words of the list do rhyme with great.

Sport Idioms from PEARSON

Read the blog post here.