Thursday, 28 April 2011

LISTENING FOR INTERMEDIATE 2

Watch a couple as they make their way to the top of the mountain. Below the video, there is a link which will take you to the activities.



Snowdon Scene 2

Tuesday, 19 April 2011

LISTENING - BASIC 1

Listen to the conversations by pressing the "Play" button and answer the questions. Press the "Final Score" button to check your quiz. After you answer the questions, you can listen to the conversation again and read the script at the same time.
Escucha las conversaciones dándoles al Play y respondiendo las preguntas. Dale al botón "Final Score" para revisar las respuestas. Luego, puedes seguir la conversación, leyendo el texto a la misma vez. Para ello, tienes que picar en Quiz Script.
When you finish, there are activities to review the key vocabulary from the conversation. That is in the section Vocabulary Activities.
Cuando termines, hay actividades para repasar el vocabulario clave de la conversation.
Listening 1 - FAmily Activities
Listening 2 - A Fun DAy
Listening 3 - Train Tickets
Listening 4 - Where are you from?
Listening 5 - Travel on Sky Airlines
Listening 6 - What a Busy Day!
Listening 7 - Directions through Town

SIMPLE PAST - BASIC 1

I found these activities on past simple. They are on a blog created by Carmen Luisa Pérez Amaro at EOI Puerto de la Cruz. Click on the link and you can visit her page and do her activities.
Carmen Luisa's Website

PAST SIMPLE - BASIC 1

Here are exercises for you to practise the past simple.
Exercise 1
Exercise 2
Exercise 3
Exercise 4
Exercise 5

THE BODY - BASIC 1

This is a video with the parts of the body. Listen to the different parts and repeat.


And now a song to teach your kids.

Thursday, 14 April 2011

LISTENING FOR BASIC LEVEL - SERIES 1 -EPISODE 3 - BRITISH COUNCIL

SERIES 1 - EPISODE 3
It can be a little difficult for basic 1. There are a lot of listening extracts with exercises. To the right of the image, you can see the different audios. Scroll down to choose one. Below the audios, there are many activities to do.

LEISURE - INTERMEDIATE 2

Learn a bit about British culture and leisure. Apart from the video, you can also try the activities as well as learn new vocabulary.

Leisure

Monday, 11 April 2011

LISTENING FOR BASIC 1

More listening activities for students of Basic 1
Daily Schedule
After the listening you can do these exercises:
Multiple choice for vocabulary
Mixed-up Sentence Exercises
Matching exercise

PHONEMIC CHART - ALL LEVELS

This is the new British Council phonemic chart. Help you hear the sounds of English by clicking on the symbols. Click on the top right hand corner of each symbol to hear sample words including the sounds.
PHONEMIC CHART

LISTENING - INTERMEDIATE 2

SELF-ACCESS.COM provides you with listening activities to help you improve your listening skill. By clicking on the menu, there are up to three other activities for the same audio.

WRITING EXERCISES - INTERMEDIATE 2

SELF-ACCESS.COM allows you to check your writing skills. On the menu, at the top of the page, there are up to 7 other exercises.

Sunday, 10 April 2011

MORE PAST SIMPLE - BASIC 1

Listen to the following videos and learn more things about the past.
First, how to pronounce irregular verbs



Sing along and do karaoke



What did you do yesterday?

Saturday, 9 April 2011

FIRST 50 DATES - INTERMEDIATE 2

Here is another trailer to enjoy and practise your comprehension. I hope you enjoy watching it as much as I did.


Now click on the title to answer the comprehension questions - First 50 dates

PHONETICS - BASIC AND INTERMEDIATE

These are the phonetic exercises that we did in class:
BBC Unit 3: Door and Coat
BBC Unit 5: Sock and Coat

In the videos you can learn how to pronounce the vowels.
Pronunciation Tips: Sock
Pronunciation Tips: Door

SOAP - CHAPTER 9 - JOBS FOR THE BOYS

Bridget has got Hector an interview at the television station where she works. They are looking for a reporter. With Nick's help Hector gets the job, but it may have something to do with the fact the editor is the landlady's cousin.
Jobs for the Boys - chapter 9

TWO PINTS OF LAGER - INTERMEDIATE 2

Watch another short scene from this hilarious series on BBC.

PASSIVE VOICE - INTERMEDIATE 2

This is the way passive voice is formed. Listen to Jennifer's explanation carefully.

Wednesday, 6 April 2011

The Italian Man Who Went To Malta [FULL VERSION]

For the intermediate students this is an example of the confusion you might cause if you don't pronounce words properly. It is not the same whether you pronounce one sound or the other. So next time you say something, think twice before saying whatever sound comes to your mouth first.