Sunday, February 19, 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Linking Words


Today's classwork is:
1) Learn about Connectors:
(Thanks to the awesome The English Student, We love English for the pics)

Look at the pictures HERE
Read
Pay attention to
Punctuation and to the structure that follows each connector!: 
- A Clause: I called because I was worried
- A Noun Phrase/ Ing Verb:
 Due to his financial problems, he can't go out as often as he would like to
- A To Infinitive: I went to the dentist's to have my teeth cleaned
Practice:
  1, and LINKS to many exercises: 2, 3, 4, 5
Rewriting: 1, 2, 3
Revise on these entries (some are for lower levels, as you'll see)

2) Choose 1 Connector of each type below and 
Tweet 8 sentences (1 for ech type of the following Connectors) (#OteroEnglish)
OR write 16 sentences to hand in (2 for each type of Connector):
 -Time
- Conditional
- Addition
- Cause
- Result
- Contrast
- Purpose
- Sequence

How many connectors can you identify in this song?

Monday, February 13, 2017

Countable or Uncountable?

(Thanks to Easyise for this pic)

REVISE
Watch, learn and practise on BC Learn English Teens:

Practise Countable vs. Uncountable Nouns, Plurals, Collective nouns, etc. 
with Turtle Diary Games

Much / Many... : Learn
Practise: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 (2 Games)
How much / many...?: 1, 2:
(Thanks to Englishwsheets for this :) )
Answering Questions with How much/many: Quantifiers


Sunday, February 12, 2017

The Passive Voice is advertised

(thanks to ISL Collective for this one)

This is the Passive Voice
Read to learn it easily:
Remember The By Zombies Rule ;):


Business/ Marketing Vocabulary:
More  Marketing Word Clouds
A Marketing Crossword

Does advertising influence people?
Are you influenced by ads?
How advertising manipulates your choices and spending habits

How much does it cost to have an ad on TV?
The History of Super Bowl Ads Costs
Are you familiar with these tunes?

Your Turn!.
What's your favourite song from a commercial?
Is it one of these?

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Modal Verbs Express


Quick Summary and Practice on 
Revision, Games, Rephrasing, etc1 on this blog: MODAL VERBS Label

Picture above in detail:
 Common Features:
 
Uses:
Modal Perfects Overview:

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Where do you go to...? Places in town

Where do you go to...?:
- buy/ borrow a book
- see a film
- do sports?
- visit an ill person
- meet friends
- swim
- skate
- have a coffee
- drink (wait till you're 18, please)
- have lunch
- play
- walk 
- relax
- take a holiday
- get money
- have fun
- see famous paintings
- get a bus/ train / plane?

Revise on this blog: Around Town label
Some more practice here
Learn and practise on All Things Topics
Listen. Can you identify the places?:
Finally, let's play FUNLAND:

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Modal Verbs and Modal Perfects


(Thanks to ISLCollective)

What do you know about these Verbs?
What do they all have in common?
Answer these Questions:
What can you do that you couldn't do as a toddler / baby?
What can't you do now that you could do as a baby / toddler?
What must / may / might you do tomorrow?
What will you be doing in 5 years? In 10? In 20?
What should you do this year?
What shouldn't you do this year?
What needn't you do every day?
Speak Modals with the NBA

Modal Verbs Revision:
With these 2 (basic) games: 1, 2
Listen to Modals in Songs
Watch: How to survive a Zombie Apocalypse
(it might come in handy)
Read:
Thanks to  Nur Garriga for this

Modal Perfects:
Listen and identify the Modal Perfects in this song:

and
Modal Perfects for Speculation:
Learn and Rewrite
Sherlock Holmes makes it ...Elementary!
Practise Modal Perfects: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Rephrasing: 1, 2, 3, 4, 56 (Lots)
Both Modals and Modal Perfects: 1, 2 (PDF)
Summing up:
(Thanks to Engames)

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Opinion Adjectives

Can you tell different types of Adjectives?
In your opinion, what are Opinion Adjectives? ;)
Read, learn and PLAY
Can you solve the robbery?
Test your Memory with  "Description of the Suspects"
Watch: 1, 2, 3.


Play if you know the opposites? 1, 2
Play fabulous GAMES like these 
to identify them and learn new ones:

and, now, some awesome Revision...
Present Simple with Dory:
For the Present Simple versus Continuous/Progressive:
we haven't seen the Monsters. Inc clip yet

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