Friday, January 23, 2015

January 23rd

This week we've been practising the future for plans and predictions, talking about "staycations" and learning about uncountable and plural nouns.

Homework: finish the photocopy about uncountable and plural nouns.

Have a smashing weekend!

Uncountable and plural forms

Some toast
A toast
Try some exercises herehereherehere and here

Verb in singular or plural? Click here, here, here for exercises.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015


Types of holidays
What are "staycations"? Listen and find out. Click here

You can download the handout with exercises here


This clip was adapted from the BBC Six Minute English. To listen to the whole programme, click here.

Friday, January 16, 2015

January 16th

This week we've been talking about sleeping and we've started discussing holidays and introducing the forms of the future.

Homework: future tenses photocopy.

Have a brilliant weekend!

Writing. Deadline: January 29th


Look at the characteristics of a well-written opinion essay and a list of linking words you can use:

Write an opinion essay about an issue you feel strongly about. You can choose one of the titles on page 34, if you like them. You can also read the model text on this page.
- Organise your text carefully.
- Use topic sentences in the main body.
- Use linkers to make your text more coherent, not to make it more confusing.

Friday, January 9, 2015

January 9th

Back to work, guys!
Yesterday we revised and practise the use of USED TO / WOULD, BE/GET USED TO.
Homework for next week is: page 33, exercise 6A and page 133, section 3.1, exercises A and B.
Have a nice weekend!