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Rise Up. This EFL lesson plan is designed around a short film directed by Günther Gheeraert commissioned by Continents Insolites, and the theme of travel.

Rise Up

Students plan a trip around the world, explain their world trip to a partner and watch a short film. I would ask all teachers who use Film English to consider buying my book Film in Action as the royalties which I receive from sales help to keep the website completely free. Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2) Rise Up. Rise up lesson instructions. Make it count correct quotes. Make it count quotes. Make it count lesson instructions. At the Travel Agency - Travel English Lessons. Traveling English. Introduction Welcome to twominenglish.com.

At the Travel Agency - Travel English Lessons. Traveling English

Teaching you English through two-minute lessons. A call from the travel agent / A travel adventure. The next day, Sandra receives a call from the travel agent.

A call from the travel agent / A travel adventure

She wonders if there are more problems. However, the agent is only calling to give her some information and to ask a few questions. Travel agent: Hi, this is your travel agent, Jan. Sandra: Hi, Jan. Is there another problem? All names used in this story are fictitious. Buy these lesson plans at English-test.net. 50 Popular English Idioms to Sound Like a Native Speaker. To understand English as it is spoken in real life, you have to be familiar with idioms.

50 Popular English Idioms to Sound Like a Native Speaker

They are used so much in everyday English that it is important to be aware of them. You need to learn what they mean, and how to use them to become an ‘insider’. This blog post will show you some of the most popular English idioms currently in use. Remember, knowledge is power. Travel, Packing, Booking Vocabulary and Dialogs in English. You can jump to any section of this article: Whether you are going on a short holiday for a few days or planning to travel around various countries for a few months, having a basic understanding of the vocabulary and phrases you might need to use for communication is quite important.

Travel, Packing, Booking Vocabulary and Dialogs in English

English is a widely spoken language in the majority of countries that welcome tourism, so it would be beneficial to familiarise yourself with some useful phrases before departing. In addition, if you could find out how to say some basic phrases in the country’s native language, I’m sure the local people there would appreciate your efforts! English Vocabulary - Travel vocabulary. General travel vocabulary Public transportation (British public transport) is a system of vehicles such as buses and trains which operate at regular times on fixed routes and are used by the public.

English Vocabulary - Travel vocabulary

Means of transport The road / the highway / the port / the airport Arrival / departure time Where's the information desk, please? To commute is to make the same journey regularly between work and home.

DAY 4

Speaking games – personality adjectives. This is a game for upper-intermediate and advanced students.

Speaking games – personality adjectives

It was designed as a speaking game and serves as a revision tool for two lexical sets: professions and personality adjectives. The main focus is a better understanding of the subtleties of personality adjectives through group discussion. The cards are available for download at the end of the post. This is a game developed using a format I outlined in a previous post – Apples to apples – adapting-games. There are two sets of cards: professions and personality adjectives. Each player is dealt six cards from the professions deck.

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DAY 2. ESL Speaking. Expert Advice on Accent Reduction from Paddy Kennedy. Shopping centres. Paper 5 speaking part 2 10 638. Paper 5 speaking part 2 9 638. Paper 5 speaking part 2 3 638. Fce speaking. FCE, CAE AND B2: SPEAKING DISCUSSIONS AND SHORT TALKS. Más de 1000 imágenes sobre Ready for #FCE (B2) en Pinterest. Más de 1000 imágenes sobre B2 oral practice en Pinterest. Cómo estructurar un monólogo. Si estás preparando un monólogo para un examen oral oficial, por ejemplo, en la Escuela Oficial de Idiomas, o en cualquier otra institución, esta explicación te puede venir bien.

Cómo estructurar un monólogo

No se trata de hablar simplemente, sino de estructurar tu intervención correctamente, utilizando una serie de phrases que den cohesión y calidad a tu monólogo. Os voy a poner aquí una guía que pueden utilizar tanto alumnos de B1 como de B2. I’ve divided my presentation/speech/monologue/ into three/four main parts.In my presentation/speech/monologue I’ll focus on three/four major issues. Rhetorical questions Example: Are children and teenagers watching too much TV these days? Remember that when you ask a rhetorical question you don’t have to answer it, it’s just used to make the audience think and make your topic more interesting.

Interesting facts. EOI CALATAYUD: E1int. Summer Resources. Quiz: Where in the world?

Summer Resources

Can you identify the international origins of these commonly used English words? Take our quiz and test your knowledge of where in the world our vocabulary comes from! Learn English Speaking and Improve your Spoken English with Free English Speaking Lessons Online! 33 ways to speak better English. If you’re reading this, I imagine you want to communicate with confidence and competence in English.

33 ways to speak better English

When we communicate effectively we are able to express our ideas and opinions, share experiences, and build relationships with others. When we struggle to express ourselves, we feel unvalued and insecure. As human beings, we want to participate in group discussions and have an impact on the society around us. In the modern world, we communicate across borders. English is the closest thing we have to an international language. By speaking better English, people all over the world can hear our voice.