domingo, 22 de diciembre de 2013

PAST SIMPLE




Exercises

Watch the following videos:

REGULAR VERBS




IRREGULAR VERBS






Listen to the song and fill in the blanks:



Yesterday, all my troubles seemed so far away.
Now it _____________ as though they're here to stay.
Oh, I _____________ in yesterday.
Suddenly I_____________ not half the man I used to be
There's a shadow hanging over me
Oh, yesterday came suddenly.
Why she had to go
I don't _____________, she wouldn't say.
I said something wrong.
Now I _____________ for yesterday.
Yesterday love was such an easy game to play
Now I _____________ a place to hide away
Oh, I _____________ in yesterday
Why’d she have to go?
I don't _____________, she wouldn't say
I said something wrong
Now I _____________ for yesterday
Yesterday love was such an easy game to play

Now I _____________ a place to hide away
Oh, I _____________ in yesterday.

lunes, 27 de mayo de 2013

BRITISH LIFE AND CULTURE





ACTIVITIES
http://pranft.multiply.com/journal/item/1/An_introduction_to_Britain_18_ESL_w..

LONDON


FOOD

SCHOOLS

FESTIVALS

SPORT

HOLIDAYS

HOMES

POP

LEISURE




LISTENING
THE HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. Listen and fill in the gaps.
http://www.letshavefunwithenglish.com/projects/british_culture/history_of_english_intro.htm
http://www.letshavefunwithenglish.com/projects/british_culture/history_of_english_influence2.htm

READING
The United Kingdom

Tke Queen

- The history of the English language

- Food



miércoles, 20 de marzo de 2013

TRAVELLING choosing a place to visit

AN INTRODUCTION TO BRITAIN



LONDON



TASK: CHOOSING WHERE TO GO

Visit the following websites and scan the information to answer as many of the following questions as you can.

1.    TRAFALGAR SQUARE, LONDON www.london.gov.uk/trafalgarsquare
a)    How old is Trafalgar Square?
b)    There is a café in the square. When is it open?
c)    Who is the person in the main statue?
d)    Are there any special events in Trafalgar Square at Christmas?

2.    THE RIVER THAMES, ENGLAND www.riverthames.co.uk
a)    Accommodation: How many hotels, guest houses, etc., are there along the river?
b)    Eating and Drinking: What kind of places offer food and drinks in the area?
c)    Events: Are there any events scheduled this month that interest you?
d)    About the Thames: Approximately how many bridges are there over the river Thames?

3.    CENTRAL PARK, NEW YORK www.centralpark.com/pages/walking-tours.html
a)    Are there any family tours in Central Park?
b)    What are the most popular attractions in the park?
c)    Which famous statues are there?

4.    GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE, SAN FRANCISCO www.goldengatebridge.org/visitors/
a)    What to do: What activities can you do when visiting the Golden Gate Bridge?
b)    Weather: What are the best months to visit the bridge?
c)    Photo Library: Take a look at the photographs and the virtual bridge walk. Do you like the idea of visiting the bridge? Why/why not?

IN GROUPS DECIDE WHICH OF THE FOUR DESTINATIONS YOU PREFER AND WHY. TELL THE CLASS.

domingo, 27 de enero de 2013