07 diciembre, 2017

3A comparatives and superlatives: adjectives and adverbs

3 less 4 more comfortable than 5 younger than
6 ✓ 7 ✓ 8 more modern than 9 much better
10 ✓ 11 the most beautiful beach I’ve ever been
12 the worst actor 13 ✓ 14 the best in the world
15 nicer 16 ✓ 17 hotter 18 the same school as
19 as much food as 20 ✓

01 diciembre, 2017

1&2 Revise and Check

GRAMMAR
1 a             5 c           9 a                13 a
2 c             6 c         10 b                14 c
3 a             7 a          11 a               15 b
4 b             8 c          12 b

VOCABULARY
a 1 duck (The others are seafood.)
2 crab (The others are meat.)
3 beetroot (The others are fruits.)
4 raspberry (The others are vegetables.)
5 chicken (The others are ways of cooking.)

b 1 dishonest  2 kind 3 unselfish  4 lazy 5 talkative / loud
c 1 waste  2 inherit    3 earn    4 borrow     5 save
d 1 exhausted    2 starving  3 freezing   4 filthy    5 furious
e 1 out 2 out 3 on 4 back 5 out

PRONUNCIATION
a 1 steak              4 tiny
   2 money           5 worth
   3 account

b 1 salmon    4 delicious
   2 invest      5 sensible
   3 immature

CAN YOU UNDERSTAND THIS TEXT?
a It changed his life, but not totally. He continued working and
does not have expensive cars, etc.
b 1 T 2 DS 3 F 4 T 5 T 6 DS

20 noviembre, 2017

2B present perfect + for / since, present perfect continuous Key

a 2 ’s been playing 3 hasn’t been feeling / hasn’t been 4 ’ve been looking 5 have you been doing
   6 ’s been reading
b 2 A have you been working
      B ’ve been working; for
3 A have you been going out
    B ’ve been going out; since
4 A has Penny been
    B ’s been single; since
5 A have you had
   B ’ve had; for
6 A has Pete been trying
   B ’s been trying; since
7 A has your sister wanted
   B ’s wanted; since
8 A have you known
   B ’ve known; for

You can check Unit 10 Present perfect simple and continuous here

16 noviembre, 2017

2 A present perfect and past simple Key

a 2 I’ve been 3 did you go 4 finished 5 I’ve been  6 did you go 7 went.

b 1 2 had 3 did you meet 4 was 5 went 6 ’ve known 7 got 8 were you 9 ’ve just met.

2 1 Have you taught 2 taught 3 have just come  4 have you been 5 was 6 started  7 haven’t finished

14 noviembre, 2017

Christmas Pantomime

Pantomime de los Madrid Players . 
8 de diciembre a las 19:30.El precio de la entrada de grupo son 11€ (descuento de 2€ respecto a la general).

27 octubre, 2017

1B future forms KEY

2 ’re getting (‘’re going to get’ also possible but less common) 3 ’m going to look for 4 ’m having / ’m going to have 5 ’m going to be / ’ll be 6 ’s going to fall / ’ll fall 7 won’t tell 8 ’ll check 9 ’s      going to pass / ’ll 10 ’re going (‘’re going to go skiing’ also possible but less common) 11 Shall I turn 12 won’t take 13 ’m introducing / ’m going to introduce 14 ’m going (‘’m going to go shopping’ also possible but less common) 15 ’ll finish / ’re going to finish.

1A Present simple and continuous key

a 2 I’m doing 3 do you come 4 do you have  5 it depends 6 Do you know 7 Do you mean 8 I’m getting ready 9 are you living 10 I’m staying  11 do you do 12 want.
b 2 ’m buying 3 don’t like 4 depends 5 gets  6 do 7 sounds 8 Do (you) have to 9  have 10 doesn’t work 11 meet 12 Do (you) want  13 need 14 is staying.

10 octubre, 2017

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