Friday 31 May 2013

Listening Samples

EOI Catalunya's listening comprehension samples for advanced students. (Click on the images to listen)

Friday 17 May 2013

Abbreviations & Acronyms

First of all start testing your knowledge here, and this as well... and this for chat rooms and SMS.
And finally, check this abbreviations & acronyms study sheet to see whether you know all of them.

Thursday 16 May 2013


YES is a new magazine (sample here) specifically designed to help students from an intermediate level onwards to practise and improve their English. A 136-page monthly (10 issues) publication offering:
- A wide variety of stimulating articles (on science, economics, politics, literature, business, history, language, psychology and so on).
- One hour’s downloadable audio files with scripts.
- 22 pages of exercises with answers to consolidate what has been learned.
Two versions: digital (in PDF documents + the audio sample here in MP3 files) 30€; or paper edition 80€.

Thursday 2 May 2013

Another Buzzword

Not difficult to imagine: 24/7/365.