Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Used To vs. Get Used To

Listen to an explanation of how to use "used to" and "be/get used to"

Now you can try some exercises. Click here, herehere and here.

Would or Used To

Listen to a teacher explaining the use of "used to" and "would"

Or read this explanation by the BBC

Now you can try this exercise,  this one and this one.

And now listen to Coldplay and pay attention to how they use used to and would:

Friday, December 12, 2014

December 12th

This week we've been talking about money and happiness and we've started discussing videogame addiction.
Homework: do the exercise here. page 30, exercises 1B and 2A.

Writing a letter of complaint. Deadline: December 23rd

Write a letter of complaint. You have the instructions on page 25 of your book. You can choose the situations in exercise 9A or the ones here. You can have a look at other examples here.
Don't forget to use clearly defined paragraphs and formal language. Be polite!

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Video game addiction

Watch the video about video game addiction again:

And try the exercises again. Click here.

The happiness formula

You can watch another video about happiness by clicking here.
You can download the exercises and the reading text here.

Are you happy and contented with your life?Take this test and find out.

Friday, November 28, 2014

November, 29th

This week we've been learning how to use the passive voice in English and practising some special structures with the passive.  We've also started to learn how to use different expressions to give opinions.
HOMEWORK: do the second and third exercises from the passives handout. You can download it here.

It's Black Friday today. Find out about it here.

Have lovely weekend!