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  • Hi, So today we worked with Adverbs. These words really give detail to your stories and make everything much more interesting!

    The homework is the reading assessment. This is marked and used at the end of term. If you weren´t here i can give you another copy on Monday.

    This website is fun if you need ideas for stories! We used it today to…[Read more]

  • Hi,

    Today we looked at our homework from yesterday, which was all about using Will/won´t for decisions, offers and promises.

    Then we did a little work with the Verb + back phrases on in unit 6B. Remember that using “back” changes the meaning of the verb and a object pronoun can go in the middle.

    Then we moved on to the next unit which was…[Read more]

  • Hi guys,

    Today we went through the homework from last week, did the listening in Unit 3A and worked a little bit with the Past Perfect Continuous again. Then we tried to use the narrative tenses to tell more stories before doing the first reading assessment of the year.

    If you weren´t here tonight you can pick up a copy of the reading…[Read more]

  • Hi,

    So today was a continuation of last week. We talked a lot about Dating and did a role play at the beginning where we had to try and reconcile with our ex.

    we then checked the Get phrases from the homework before doing some reading and listening. The reading was from The Guardian newspaper, and you can find more of those articles here…[Read more]

  • Richard posted an update in the group Group logo of Rich´s B2.2 GE Extensive Mon/WedRich´s B2.2 GE Extensive Mon/Wed 1 week ago

    Hi everyone,

    We tried to practice some narrative tenses again but this time with Past Perfect Continuous. We will try to do some more work with this on Monday (as well as a reading assessment! Please come!)

    Homework is to practice these tenses. Do p136 exercises a and b.

    See you on monday!

  • Hey,

    Today we did more practice with TOO/TOO MANY/TOO MUCH and ENOUGH.

    We also did a small amount of work on using Will/won´t for making predictions.

  • Hi guys,

    Today we had a reading and a speaking assessment. However, we also did a conversation class around the idea of Amnesty. We had to discuss many different prisoners and decided who should be released from Prison and who should stay. It created a quite interesting conversation.

  • Today we worked practice the So/such structures some more. We used the So ones to beging with and did the exact same exercise as we did at the end of the last lesson. Then we played around with the Such structures, noticing the difference between the types of nouns.

    To finish we used some speaking cards to have a few different conversations and…[Read more]

  • Hi guys,

    So today we talked about Break-ups (sorry Alba!). We did the reading and discussed some of the best/worst things people have said to us when trying to “dump” us. We then worked with some phrases using GET. Next week we do a more grammar focussed lesson on this, but today was useful to practice the expressions and phrasal…[Read more]

  • Richard posted an update in the group Group logo of Rich´s B2.2 GE Extensive Mon/WedRich´s B2.2 GE Extensive Mon/Wed 2 weeks ago

    Hi,

    I think it is only Ariadna who was missing today! The homework is the same as on Monday. Try to read and rewrite that story from memory.

    Today we practiced a little more of the past tenses and Past Perfect. Then we talked about flying and airports and used the reading in unit 3A to tell each other about some strange facts about flying and…[Read more]

  • Hi guys,

    Today we didn´t open the book today for a change. We did some more work with Used to and did a short reading that introduced the speaking task where we had to talk about a big change in our lives and how everything changed.

    We also learnt the idiom: “to kill two bird with one stone” and practiced it.

    Then we thought about the…[Read more]

  • Today we worked a lot with comparative adjectives and adverbs and when to use which. We played the same Kahoot as yesterday to see if we could improve on the score before doing some exercises where we had to write the comparison using the pictures as inspiration.

    Then we had to change the sentences using As and As to keep the meaning the same.…[Read more]

  • Hi guys,

    So today we didn´t use the book but did some exercises to revise and practice the Past tenses – Simple, continuous, perfect. We spoke about how our parents met, we ordered a story and then tried to use the correct tenses – focusing on the use of Past Perfect.

    Then we learnt some new vocabulary about Thefts, robberies, and burglaries…[Read more]

  • Hi guys,

    This week we worked with Roald Dahl´s autobiography in Unit 2B and learning some of the dramatic verbs he used to describe his Charlie and Chocolate factory inspiring childhood fantasy.

    We learnt that USED TO can be changed for Would + INFINITIVE or Past Simple + an adverb of frequency.

    Then we worked a lot with Abstract nouns and…[Read more]

  • Hi Guys,

    We are continuing Unit 3A today, using the past tense and discussing the differences between ages.We practised the past tense with a communicative exercise to start, using Used to and past simple and continuous. Then we worked a little with the different names for the ages (toddler, pensioner, etc).

    We then did the listening from the…[Read more]

  • Hi guys,

    If you haven´t given me your writing assignment please bring it on Monday. Homework this weekend is to look at the list of adjectives and try to write an -ED -ING sentence for each!

    That is unit 4 finished but we will be practising the adjectives some more on Monday.

  • Hi guys,

    Today we skipped a chapter and started on 3A. (2B was about possessives, so please read and complete the exercises on p135 to learn about those)

    We practiced using he past simple, the past continuous and Used to.

  • Hey guys,

    Today we worked with Unit 2B and adjectives for the elderly and teenagers. We read the article ´Trading ages´ and did the comprehension exercise with it.

    For homework please choose one or two of the topics at the bottom of page 19 (3c) and also do the exercise ´Adjectives as nouns´on page 133.

  • Hi,

    Today we started with more Taboo using the cards you created last lesson and the defining clauses we practised.

    Then we moved on to Present Perfect and using Yet/already/Just. We played some “I have never”and used the grammar section from the book to practice forming it. At home try to learn the past participles so we can continous using…[Read more]

  • Hi guys,

    Today we worked from Uniut 2A in the book and focussed onh the difference between Present Simple and Present Continuous. Sounds easy, but we were working with Non action and action verbs (stative and dynamic verbs) and trying to better understand them.

    For homework this week, please read the article on pages 16/17 “What different…[Read more]

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