FITH YEAR-ADVANCED ENGLISH

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word formation exercise: just click on the image!

Posted by marisadedios on April 20, 2008


Want more practice?

Don’t miss the lessons (May lessons are more exam-training orientated). Meanwhile, you can also try these exercises.

word formation extra practice

word formation in context

more word formation in context

and still more word formation in context

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Whoever, whenever…

Posted by marisadedios on March 30, 2008

Want more practice? Just click here

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unit 6 vocabulary review

Posted by marisadedios on March 14, 2008

Well let’s see if it works. I have had a lot of problems to upload the exercise we did in class the other day. I HOPE you can open the file and if it works I’ll prepare more exercises like this, OK? Just click on the crab!.


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body idioms

Posted by marisadedios on March 12, 2008

body

Feel like doing a bit more practice on body idioms? Here go the exercises we have done in class, together with a few internet quizes.

body-idioms-5thyear.doc

body idioms quiz

body idioms quiz2

body idioms match

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busines vocabulary exercises

Posted by marisadedios on February 7, 2008

These are some of the exercises we have done on business voca in class. In the box you also have the “personal finance cloze” and the “public finance” cloze

business-vocab_key-terms-finance.doc

business-vocab1-ways-to-say-0.doc

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business vocabulary

Posted by marisadedios on February 7, 2008

Here go a few websites in case you want to expand on the vocabulary we have been practising in class this week.

business vocabulary definitions

business vocabulary definitons 1

business vocabulary practice 1

business vocabulary practice 2

business vocabulary practice 3

business vocabulary practice 4

business vocabulary practice 5

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crime vocabulary listening

Posted by marisadedios on January 30, 2008

How about listening to this podcast about crime? Do you dare to write the tapescript?

Posted in crime vocabulary, LISTENING, UNIT 5, VOCABULARY | 12 Comments »

crime vocabulary practice

Posted by marisadedios on January 30, 2008

crime vocab quiz 1

crime vocab quiz 2

crime vocab quiz 3

crime vocab quiz 4 (drag and drop)

crime vocab quiz 5

crime vocab quiz 6

crime vocab quiz 7

crime vocab quiz 8 (more difficult)

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crime vocabulary

Posted by marisadedios on January 30, 2008

Definitions: English into Spanish

Crime vocabulary. Definitions 1

Crime vocabulary. Definitions 2

Crime type definitions (more specific vocabulary)

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two-part expressions, theory and exercises

Posted by marisadedios on January 28, 2008

These are the exercises we have done in class today.


two-part expressions 1

two-part expressions 2

two-part expressions 3

two-part expressions 4

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two-part expressions, write a paragraph

Posted by marisadedios on January 28, 2008

How about writing a short paragraph about a topic of your choice trying to introduce as many two-part expressions as possible?

Peter still had some bits and pieces to do at work but he was sick and tired of working overtime. He knew this was part and parcel of his new position in the company but he wasn’t ready to miss that wine and dine at his favourite restaurant in town. So he switched his computer off and went home. There was Mary, ready and waiting, “Good Evening, darling”, she said.

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two-part expressions

Posted by marisadedios on January 22, 2008

If you want to practise more on these expressions (alive and kicking etc), click here

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two-part expressions:alive and kicking

Posted by marisadedios on January 18, 2008

In unit 4.3 we have studied binomials, two-word expressions, Can you add one?

to be alive and kicking: to continue to live or exist and be full of energy.
Peter was alive and kicking the other day, happy to be fully recovered from his illness.

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