Friday, 31 January 2014

Vocabulary: Easily confused words

If you want to practise about this point we practised in class yesterday, click on the links below.

- Job / work

- Remember / remind

- Hear / listen

- Borrow / lend

- Miss / lose

- another / other

- Say / tell

Third year - 3ºB - Thursday 29 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Speaking: discuss a project

- Connectors: although - in spite of - despite

- Vocabulary: work


- Listening: dream jobs

- Vocabulary: easily confused words

- Speaking: work. Click here to read the questions

Homework:

- Read the handout on writing a letter of application. Click  here to access the document.

Third year - 3ºA - Thursday 29 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Connectors: although - in spite of - despite

- Vocabulary: work

- Vocabulary: easily confused words

- Speaking: work. Click here to read the questions

- Grammar: used to / would

- Speaking: discuss a project



Homework:

- Complete activities on used to and would on pages 48 and 135

- Read the handout on writing a letter of application. Click here to read the document.

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Listening: your dream job

Watch the following video on which people talk about their occupations and their dream jobs.

Writing: Contrasting connectors

Click on the following links to practise the use of contrasting connectors:

- Although / in spite of

- Clauses


Third year - 3ºA/B - Tuesday 27 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Grammar: modal verbs

- Writing: Connectors (although, in spite of, despite). Click here to read the worksheet.

- Vocabulary/speaking: work. Click here to see the document we worked on.

- Speaking: my dream job


- Listening: problems at work

Homework:

- Complete the activities on although, despite, in spite of

- Complete all the activities in the worksheet on work

Friday, 24 January 2014

Grammar: modal verbs

Click on the links below to practise the use of modal verbs:

Must or mustn't

Should, shouldn't, or mustn't


Listening/life skills: A Job Interview

Watch the following video to practise job interviews.


Third year - 3ºA/B - Thursday 23 January 2014

Summar of the class:

- Reading: millionaires

- Modal verbs: obligation, prohibition, lack of obligation, advice


- Speaking: a job interview


Homework:

Complete activites on modal verbs on page 135

Wednesday, 22 January 2014

Third year - 3ºA/B - Tuesday 21 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Writing: discursive essays. Click here to read the document we worked on.

- Vocabulary: personal qualities


- Vocabulary/speaking: work


Homework:

- Write an essay on one of the topics suggested in the worksheet

- Read the text on page 44/45 and complete the activities

Friday, 17 January 2014

Third year - 3ºB - Thursday 16 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Speaking: Martin Luther King and Civil Rights Movement



- Reading/vocabulary: Technology

- Videopodcast: technology

- Speaking: technology and problems


Homework:

Complete the writing activities in the worksheet on technology

Complete the review activities on page 42

Third year - 3ºA - Thursday 16 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Reading/vocabulary: technology

- Speaking: preferences (Share information)

- Video podcast: technology

- Speaking: Martin Luther King. Civil Rights Movement.



Homework: 

Complete the last activity about the video podcast.

Complete the activities on writing in the worksheet on the video podcast.

Complete the review activities on page 42

Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Third year - 3ºB - Tuesday 14 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Reading: Captain Cook and Chocolate

- Vocabulary: technology

- Speaking: positive and negative things about the Internet.

- Listening: The Virtual Revolution




 Homework:



Finish the activities in the worksheet on technology. Click here to see the document.

Third year - 3ºA - Tuesday 14 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Reading: Captain Cook and Chocolate

- Vocabulary: technology

- Speaking: positive and negative things about the Internet.

- Listening: The Virtual Revolution

- Listening: Communication preferences


Homework:


Finish the activities in the worksheet on technology. Click here to see the document.

Friday, 10 January 2014

Third year - 3ºA/B - Thursday 9 January 2014

Summary of the class:

- Grammar: review of mistakes in exam

- Pronunciation


- Speaking: topics in the exam


Homework:

Complete the two reading activities in the worksheet I handed out in class. Click here to see the worksheet.