Thursday, 28 February 2013

Topic Map

Health. (From Oxford Learner's Thesaurus)

Friday, 22 February 2013

Newspaper Headlines

Remember the "Headlines Dictionary" seen in class? Remember the final activity consisting of bringing some headlines "translated" to class?
We´ll be doing it next Monday. See some examples here.

Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Life Expectancy

Life expectancy data packed with surprises. The Guardian - OneStopEnglish Reading Comprehension Activity. (With KEY)
Life Expectancy Calculator

Thursday, 14 February 2013

OH (my God!)

Macmillan Dictionary latest Buzzword: OH

Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Speaking Practice.

Before getting down to the real speaking part, prepare your speech:

- Decide on the main points you want to develop.
- Select the vocabulary chunks you want to use.
- Be ready to use connectors and links between your ideas and make your points sound coherent.
- Have fillers ready to use in case you forget or don't know how to express something.

Do some speaking practice with the following cards: Childhood memories, Describe a resort, Important moments / decisions in your life, Security measures.

Monday, 4 February 2013

Saturday, 2 February 2013