listening practise

March 05, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Language Learning Tools

Listen to the video and answer the questions. Click on the picture below to listen to the video.

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Some telephone phrasal verbs.

March 04, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Language Learning Tools

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Cut off    Hang up    Call back   Hang on   Pick up   Put through   Break up   Speak up

Which of these above match the sentences below.

  • something to interupt a telephone conversation.
  • to end a telephone conversation and put down the phone.
  • to speak louder.
  • to succeed in speaking with somebody on the telephone.
  • to connect by telephone.
  • to wait for a short time.
  • to telephone somebody again or in return.
  • to become inaudible over the telephone.

 

Carnival

March 04, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Did You Know....?

Watch and listen to todays report on Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. Click on the picture below.

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How do you make your spaghetti

March 03, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Did You Know....?

Watch the video and check do your ingredients match the authentic italian dish.

What type of pasta do you serve your spaghetti with?Are you using the right type?

Fill in the ingredients list here and email me the answers.

The real ingredients, they say, are ______ and _____, _____   _____   _____      _____         _____        _____           _____    and guess this _____     _____ and _______.

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Pink Fish with Chips

February 26, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Did You Know....?

Why are fish and chips restaurants giving out pink fish and chips?

Watch this video to find out. Click on the picture below.

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Taj Mahal- a symbol of love.

February 25, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Did You Know....?

The Taj Mahal is very far away and for those who can´t get there, how do you feel about being a virtual tourist?

Listen to this news report and send us your opinions? Click on the picture to go to the BBC report.

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On again, off again.

February 25, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Language Learning Tools

What do you think it means from these example sentences

I´m not sure about the party it´s on again, off again.It depends on the date.

They could use some tips for their on again, off again relationship  .

Can you work out the meaning?  Click on the picture if you want to know!

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London Fashion

February 20, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Did You Know....?

London Fashion week 2014

London is changing fashion this week and predicting and influencing the styles for the upcoming year.

Have a look at some changes this year, what do you think?

Click on the pictures below to read different articles.

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Floods in England

February 18, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in British Centre News, Did You Know....?

Listen and watch the video about floods in England.

From this Helicopter view, you get a real good look of the damage and how the river Thames looks after a week of flooding.

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To jump the gun

February 17, 2014  Written by Gemma   Published in Language Learning Tools

This rather effective idiom is used when you start doing something rather early.

This idiom started when an athlete began a race a gun was fired.

Example, We had to start the game again because Paul jumped the gun.

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