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Directions: 5 Walking Routes in London

This entry is part 79 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 79 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATEAre you an English teacher? Download the pdf! Practice your Directions! Listen to the five directions, follow the routes on the map and identify London’s landmarks. Si necesitas más ayuda con las direcciones, ve al videotutorial. PART 1: Listen to the directions, follow…

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Como Encontrar Trabajo en el Reino Unido 2017

Todos los tramites, tanto para Españoles como Suramericanos: Como conseguir trabajo, Alojamiento, Seguridad Social, Medicos, Visados – La Guía Definitiva! Es buena idea buscar trabajo en el Reino Unido ahora? En Junio del año 2016 los británicos votaron (52% contra 48%) salir de la Unión Europea. Eso cambiará mucho en los siguientes años. Dentro de…

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Money and Finance: Vocabulary & Phrasal Verbs

This entry is part 71 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 71 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+ For better or for worse, money is an important part of our everyday lives. If you are learning English it is essential to learn the vocabulary and expressions related to finance and business, no matter if it is for tourism, for business…

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A Brief History of English (Listening)

This entry is part 62 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 62 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATE Test your Listening (Upper-Intermediate/Advanced) and learn a bit more about the History of the English Language with this 10-minute Video Exercise. Si quieres leer mi artículo sobre la historia de la lengua inglesa, escrito en Español, pincha aquí. History of English

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FCE Reading/Writing with Answers

This entry is part 60 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 60 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATE The full FCE (First Certificate of English) has five sections: 1.Reading – 75 minutes- 2.Writing – 2 essays, 90 minutes – 3.Use of English – 90 minutes – 4.Listening – 40 minutes – 5.Speaking – interview, normally with another candidate, 15 minutes.…

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Audio+Book: ‘On The Road’ Jack Kerouac

This entry is part 65 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 65 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+ Practise your English with this twentieth-century masterpiece of travel, life love and the madness of youth. Based on Jack Kerouac’s own experiences driving across the USA, ‘On The Road’ tells the story of Sal Paradise – the narrator – and Dean Moriarty.…

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In the City (Mini-Class)

This entry is part 53 of 55 in the series A2 - ELEMENTARY

This entry is part 53 of 55 in the series A2 – ELEMENTARY   These are all places in a city. Try to guess what they are without looking at the clues below! Estos son sitios de una ciudad. ¡Intenta adivinar sin mirar las pistas al final!   1. This is where you go to…

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PET Reading Part 4: Summer Camp

This entry is part 66 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 66 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE This is part 4 of the Preliminary English Test (level B1). Read the text and questions below. For each question, choose the correct answer A, B, C or D. You should not spend more than 12 minutes on this exercise. Use this…

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PET Reading Part 3: Scotland’s Orkney Islands

This entry is part 65 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 65 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE Look at the text below about the Orkney Islands and decide if each sentence is correct or incorrect. When you are ready, click ‘START’ and write your answers below. You should not take more than 12 minutes on this exercise. Use the timer to help you.…

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Curso no Exterior vs. Homestay: O que é melhor para aprender Inglês?

Você já pensou sobre o que fazer com as férias? Por que não combinar a rotina de mudança para melhorar o seu Inglês? Hoje eu estou indo para comparar cursos de férias e casas de família – “Homestays” – um fenômeno mais recente. Aqueles que leram meus outros artigos sabe que eu não sou um…

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Curso al Extranjero vs. Homestay: ¿Cual es mejor para Aprender Inglés?

¿Has pensado que hacer con las vacaciones? ¿Porque no combinas el cambio de rutina con mejorar tu Inglés? Hoy voy a comparar los cursos vacacionales con las estancias en familia – ‘Homestays’ – un fenomeno más reciente. Los que habeís leído otros artículos míos sabreís que no soy fan de los ‘metodos milagro’ para aprender…

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Shopping / Ir de Compras

This entry is part 2 of 55 in the series A2 - ELEMENTARY

This entry is part 2 of 55 in the series A2 – ELEMENTARY Hola! En este tema vamos a ir de compras, con el vocabulario y frases esenciales. Como siempre, hay 4 pasos a seguir: 1. El primer paso es abrir el pdf para ver o imprimir: DESCARGAR SHOPPING PDF. 2. Ahora puedes ver el…

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El Reino Unido: Identidad y Referendum

Una Identidad Compleja En estas épocas hay mucha inquietud sobre identidad en Europa – tensión entre Alemania del Este y Oeste; entre el norte y sur de Italia; entre las zonas Flemencas y Francofonos. Demasiada historia. En España se nota el empuje del nacionalismo en Cataluña y Euskadi (País Vasco). Pero a, en España la identidad…

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Las 8 Comidas más Extrañas del Reino Unido

OK. Voy a ser honesto con vosotros y conmigo mismo: Gran Bretaña no es el centro del universo culinario, ni cuenta entre los grandes de la gastronomía. Eso dicho, tengo que decir que la reputación del mal comer en mi país es un poco exagerado. Creo que se debe a que mucha gente ha perdido…

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Food Vocab Practice

This entry is part 49 of 55 in the series A2 - ELEMENTARY

This entry is part 49 of 55 in the series A2 – ELEMENTARYRead the text and, using the pictures as a guide, fill in the gaps…   One of the staples (= basics) of my diet are 1.                             , sometimes boiled, sometimes cut…

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Directions: Andar por la Ciudad

This entry is part 34 of 37 in the series A1- BEGINNERS

This entry is part 34 of 37 in the series A1- BEGINNERS Hola! En este tema vamos a aprender como dar direcciones, con el vocabulario y frases esenciales. Como siempre, hay 4 pasos a seguir: 1. El primer paso es abrir el pdf para ver o imprimir: Directions.pdf 2. Ahora puedes ver el video 3.…

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Restaurantes: Como Pedir y Reclamar

This entry is part 33 of 37 in the series A1- BEGINNERS

This entry is part 33 of 37 in the series A1- BEGINNERS Hola! En este tema vamos a aprender como pedir y reclamar en un restaurante, con el vocabulario y frases esenciales. Como siempre, hay 4 pasos a seguir: 1. El primer paso es abrir el pdf para ver o imprimir: Restaurants.pdf 2. Ahora puedes…

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PET Preliminary Listening Part 3

This entry is part 55 of 82 in the series B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 55 of 82 in the series B1 – PRE-INTERMEDIATE You will hear someone talking about the city of Cork. For each question, fill in the missing information in the numbered space. You will hear the recording twice. When you finish, click ‘START’ and write your answers below.   Use this notebook…

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CAE Advanced Listening Part 2

This entry is part 51 of 72 in the series C1/2 - ADVANCED+

This entry is part 51 of 72 in the series C1/2 – ADVANCED+ You will hear a student called Josh Brady talking about visiting South Africa as part of his university course in botany. For questions 7– 14 (1-8), complete the sentences with a word or short phrase. My advice: Pay careful attention to phrases…

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UK vs US Culture

This entry is part 44 of 68 in the series B2 - UPPER-INTERMEDIATE

This entry is part 44 of 68 in the series B2 – UPPER-INTERMEDIATEYou are going to watch a chat show. An interviewer (American) and two US co-presenters are going to talk to an English lady about certain differences between UK and US culture in a light-hearted and comic interview. First, you will hear these words…

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