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Some Activities to Talk Nonstop Using Comparatives and Superlatives. It is still raining .

Some Activities to Talk Nonstop Using Comparatives and Superlatives

It is raining again today. Of course it is raining. This is Asturias and we don’t get to be the dear, green place – Asturias “natural paradise”- without more than our fair share of rain, but I’m beginning to get a bit sick with so much rain. I need the sun, or rather my mood needs the warm, delicious rays of the spring sun. In class today, we need to deal with comparatives and superlatives. I want this class to be highly communicative.

With these activities we’ll compare adjectives (taller than) , Grammar herenouns ( more people than,fewer rooms than, less pollution than) Grammar hereadverbs ( more quickly than) Grammar heresuperlative of the adjectives. So, without further ado, let’s get down to some serious speaking ♥Activity One: The place where you live I started this post talking about the weather in Asturias. Activity 2 Look Around You Competition Students in groups of three or four compare students in the classroom. Activity 3. PECAS - Petite Encyclopédie sur la Culture Anglo-Saxonne. Fast English - Learn English. Fast English This is a simple game for learning basic English vocabulary items. You can select which items you would like to practice by click on a set from the content screen.

To begin, click on 'Fast'; although, if you think the game is too quick, you can begin by clicking on 'slow'. Embed this game onto your site or blog You can embed this game into your site by following the above link and copy pasting the code there into your blog or CMS. This is a new version of this game. Click here for the old flash version. My English Blog. 1.59 billion dollars in a lottery. “Good evening, America, I’m Sam Arlen.

1.59 billion dollars in a lottery

Tonight’s jackpot is approaching 1.56 billion dollars, that’s billion with a ‘B.’ I hope you have your tickets, good luck, let’s play some Powerball!” 1.59 billion dollars: a life-changing amount of money, even if it's split three ways. If you bought a ticket for the biggest ever Powerball jackpot in the US, you had a 1 in 292 million chance of picking a winning combination of numbers. And so far, three lucky people in LA, Tennessee and Florida got them right. Cartoon: Donald Trump vs. Storm Jonas. BACKGROUNDThe north-eastern United States was hit by a massive blizzard on Sunday, bringing Washington DC and New York among all major cities in the region to a standstill and killing at least 19 people.

Cartoon: Donald Trump vs. Storm Jonas

An estimated 85 million people found themselves in the eye of the storm, named 'Jonas'. Around 200,000 people were left without power across the country. Read more >> THE CARTOONThe cartoon by Brian Adcock from The Independent shows US Republican presidential nomination candidate Donald Trump and former governor of Alaska Sarah Palin standing on a snow-covered White House lawn. The Weather in English - Vocabulary. The Weather in English In English, we usually use it is when we talk about the weather.

The Weather in English - Vocabulary

This is normally: It is + adjective OR It is + verb-ing It is + adjective = A description of the weather It is sunny today. It's hot and humid today. Sam : summer jobs in England. Summer - Summer Holidays. English in Use - The English Magazine. Funny English Idioms And Their Meanings. Having recently moved to Brazil, learning a new language and also teaching English, has made me think more about the English language.

Funny English Idioms And Their Meanings

Show Full Text When I stopped to think about some English idioms and their literal meaning, I found some of them very funny and thought it would be a nice idea to pick a few of the most common idioms and illustrate them. More info: As Cool As A Cucumber Thanks for sharing! 3x per week 30,000,000+ monthly readers Error sending email Hold Your Horses Kick The Bucket. 'Gay, dyslexic ex-alcoholic' Ivan Massow launches London mayor campaign. Académie en ligne : tous les cours de l'année en accès gratuit. Free ESL (English as a Second Language) Lesson Plans to Download. This page was originally designed to share my materials with other English teaching assistants in France, especially those who have no experience in teaching ESL yet.

Free ESL (English as a Second Language) Lesson Plans to Download

I've also included worksheets that I used for private English lessons in France as well as some of the materials I used in my ESL classes in the United States. Feel free to use them as you'd like. Some of the lessons listed under the Assistant section can also be used for private lessons and vice versa. There is a page of English grammar if you need a review. If you want to use videos with subtitles in your classes, Yabla and FluentU offer many videos on a variety of topics. Famous Biographies & TV Shows -

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English vs American. Tattooed Santa. All you ever wanted to know about Redbull. Une activité de compréhension de l’écrit, prévue pour une classe de 2nde professionnelle, suivie de quelques exercices structuraux et d’une activité d’expression écrite.

All you ever wanted to know about Redbull

Le texte provient du site de la marque Redbull, il n’est plus publié aujourd’hui et remonte au temps où la boisson était interdite à la vente en France (probablement parce que Coca Cola préparait le terrain pour son produit Burn, et pas pour des raisons sanitaires comme on l’entendait à l’époque). Red Bull. Webquests. Tips for Teachers Who Wish to Use YouTube in Classroom. How Much Is It: A Shopping Lesson Plan. By Chris Gunn Time: Up to 4 hours depending on how much the teacher wishes to use.

How Much Is It: A Shopping Lesson Plan

Materials: To give to the students. Introductory Vocabulary Exercises. Information Gap Conversation and Class Survey Comparative Grammar Practice and Shopping Role-play 5 Pages of Vocabulary and Expressions Worksheets Materials: For the teacher. Product Information Sheets Part 1: Introduction to the Unit Vocabulary If time permits, write the unit vocabulary expressions on the board before the class begins.

Look at the groupings of words and ask students to come up with a heading for each group. Next, go over the part of the bill talking about discounts, tax, and tips. Finally, go over cheap, expensive, and reasonable. Cours d'anglais par étape. Le statut dans l'entreprise. Town vocabulary in English. English class. Travailler la prononciation et la discrimination auditive en anglais.

Cette sitographie pourra constituer une aide précieuse pour travailler la prononciation et affiner l’écoute en cours ou bien en dehors de l’école.

Travailler la prononciation et la discrimination auditive en anglais

On y trouvera des idées d’activités, des exercices, des supports pour évaluer ces compétences, des dictionnaires auditifs… BBC- Learning englishLe site de la BBC propose de nombreuses activités (quizz, vidéos, tests...) pour découvrir les subtilités de la prononciation anglaise. Les vidéos peuvent être téléchargées. On y découvrira aussi des émissions dédiées à ce sujet. American English Pronunciation PracticeDe très nombreux exercices de discrimination phonétique en Sequence Pack: Super Heroes. Magazines and Magazine Publishers. ESL Sites.


Funny and Effective Tear-Off Ads - Graphic Design and More. Dialogues. UK général. News. London 2014. Extrait du manuel numérique vidéoprojetable simple. Christmas. Immigrating to the U.S. - a Guide for Immigrants. British council.