SOME LINKS TO NEWS SITES
bbc.jpg
bbc.jpg


the_independent.jpg
the_independent.jpg


the_guardian.jpg
the_guardian.jpg



the_new_york_times.jpg
the_new_york_times.jpg



USA_today.jpg
USA_today.jpg



cnn.jpg
cnn.jpg



Newsy.jpg
Newsy.jpg



technology_review.jpeg
technology_review.jpeg



Daily_telegraph.jpg
Daily_telegraph.jpg

Washington_post.jpg
Washington_post.jpg

Watch the news with captions

images.jpeg
images.jpeg

Words in the news. Click here

‍Current affairs documentaries

frontline.jpg
frontline.jpg


UNIT 1

1.A WHO OWNS ENGLISH?

Verb Tenses
Revision Chart
http://www.learn-english-today.com/lessons/lesson_contents/verbs_tense-revision.htm
Practice
http://a4esl.org/q/h/vm/verbtense.html
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=10
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs13.htm Past Perfect and Past Perfect Continuous
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs14.htm Present Perfect, Past Perfect, Present Perfect Continuous, and Past Perfect Continuous
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs15.htm Tenses with durations
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs16.htm Present and Past Tenses with Non-Continuous Verbs
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs17.htm Present and Past Tense Review
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs29practicetest.htm Cumulative Verb Tense Review
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs30finaltest.htm Cumulative Verb Tense Review
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Stative/Dynamic Verbs
Watch this video
http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/stative-verbs.html
Download these files and study
STATIVE & DYNAMIC VERBS BBC.mp3
STATIVE & DYNAMIC VERBS BBC.doc
DYNAMIC – STATIC VERBS list.doc
Practice
present_simple_or_present_continuous_sometimes_stative_verbs.pdf
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/410/grammar/stat1.htm
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/410/grammar/stat2.htm

1.B EDUCATION
Vocabulary: Education

http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/vocabulary/school-and-education.php

http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/vocabulary/school-and-education.php

http://www.languageguide.org/english/grammar/esp/part2/school2.jsp

Practice

http://www.learnenglish.de/vocabulary/education.htm

http://www.esl-lab.com/vocab/v-education.htm

university voc ex.doc

Grammar: Question tags/Tag questions

http://estudiaingles.blogspot.com/2008/03/tag-questions-esl-english.html

http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/questions/questions-tags.php

Practice

http://a4esl.org/q/h/fb006-bp.html

http://a4esl.org/q/h/mc-bd-tagq.html

http://www.english-test.net/esl/learn/english/grammar/ei037/esl-test.php

http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/233.html


1C EXAMS
Gerund/Infinitive
Verbs followed by gerunds
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/miscelaneous-topics/verbs-followed-by-gerunds.php
Verbs followed by infinitives or gerunds
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/miscelaneous-topics/verbs-infinitives-or-gerunds.php
Download these files and study.
Gerunds and Infinitives BBC.pdf

Gerunds and Infinitives BBC.mp3
Practice
http://www.grammar-quizzes.com/gerund2a.html
http://www.grammar-quizzes.com/gerundex1.html
http://www.grammar-quizzes.com/gerundex2.html
http://english-zone.com/grammar/ger-inf01.html
http://a4esl.org/q/f/z/zz97mkm.htm
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/gerundinfinit.htm
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/gerundinfinitive2.htm
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/infigerundKelly.htm
Gerunds and Infinitives Self-Test1& 2.doc
Gerunds and Infinitives Self-Test1& 2 keys.doc
Gerund or Infinitive ex & list.doc
gerund-infinitive ex.pdf
Gerund or Infinitive ex.doc
GERUND & INFINITIVE ex.doc

Rephrasing
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/gerinfrph2bch1.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/gerinfrph2bch2.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/gerinf2bch1.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/gerinf2bch2.htm

Extra listening activities:
Children’s education
http://www.examenglish.com/FCE/fcelistening.htm
Students Protest High Fees
http://www.cdlponline.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=activity2&topicID=4&storyID=263
The One-Room Schoolhouse
http://www.inglesmundial.com/A2/listening.htm

UNIT 2

2B Past habits
Used to/Would, Be used to/Get used to
Study and practise
http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/courses/elc/Sample/listeningi/u1/1_3_1l1.htm
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/miscelaneous-topics/used-to.php Used to / would
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/miscelaneous-topics/be-get-used-to.php To be/get used to
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D37PHhyW_Mo&feature=related used to/get used to (video)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ulezklvGaQk&feature=fvst used to/be used to (video)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7a5OdSYNwI used to/be used to/get used to (video)
Download these files and study.
used_to_would BBC.pdf

used_to_would BBC.mp3

used to, be used to, get used to.doc
Practice
Used to – Be used to
http://www.smic.be/smic5022/used%20to.htm
Used to – Would
http://www.inglesmundial.com/A2/grammar.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/usedwould1.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/usedwould2.htm
Used to, Be used to or Would
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/usedto.htm
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/usedto3.htm
Simple past, Used to, Would
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/exercises/exercise10.html
Used to, Be used to, Get used to
used to, be used to, get used to – test.doc
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/115.html
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/326.html
http://www.inglesmundial.com/A8/grammar.htm

Extra listening activities
Family Rules
http://www.inglesmundial.com/A5/listening.htm
Free Food for Kids
http://www.cdlponline.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=activity2&topicID=3&storyID=132
Obesity in children
http://web.educastur.princast.es/eoi/eoimiere/myweb/blog/handouts/BodyMind/Body1.htm
Governor Wants Kids to Eat Healthy
http://www.cdlponline.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=activity1&topicID=3&storyID=183

Emotions and Feelings
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/ALAKUSH10/lesson37/page1.htm
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/vocabulary/feelings-and-emotions.php
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/vocabulary/moods.php
http://www.learnenglishfeelgood.com/vocabulary/lefg1_vocabulary6.html
http://www.learnenglishfeelgood.com/vocabulary/lefg1_vocabulary7.html
http://www.learnenglishfeelgood.com/vocabulary/lefg1_vocabulary44.html
Adjective + preposition
http://wwwedu.ge.ch/cptic/prospective/projets/anglais/exercises/adjprep1.htm
http://wwwedu.ge.ch/cptic/prospective/projets/anglais/exercises/adjprep2.htm
http://www.english-4u.de/adj_prep_ex1.htm
http://www.english-4u.de/adj_prep_ex2.htm
http://www.english-4u.de/adj_prep_ex3.htm

2C: Wordbuilding
- Suffixes
Suffixes – endings list 1.doc

Suffixes – endings list 2.doc
Practice


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http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/CiLL/eap/2004/u2/suffixes4meaningandclass.htm
more…
http://www.ac-nancy-metz.fr/enseign/anglais/Henry/wordformation.htm
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=29 Character.
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=26
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=28
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/ALAKUSH10/lesson38/page3.htm

UNIT 3

Conditionals and If alternatives
Assuming, Suppose, Unless, Providing, Provided & As Long As
Alternatives for If – provided, assuming, etc.doc
If, When, in case
http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/youmeus/learnit/learnitv261.shtml
Practice
Mixed Conditionals
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/151.html
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/226.html
http://www.sofaschool.com/gapfill.php?gappa_id=198
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=144
Translate these sentences.doc
If or Unless
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/23.html
If or When
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omexercise/tiemposverbales/unit09.htm
If or In case
http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-4876.php
Unless, Providing, Provided & As Long As
Unless, Providing, Provided & As Long As.doc
Other forms
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/DALMATIAN15/lesson58/page3.htm
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/DALMATIAN15/lesson58/page4.htm

Extra listening practice
Listen and Practise
Crime
http://www.cdlponline.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=activity1&topicID=3&storyID=8
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/vocabulary/crimes-and-justice.php Vocabulary
Is it possible to commit the perfect murder?
http://web.educastur.princast.es/eoi/eoimiere/myweb/blog/handouts/PerfectMurder/podcast.htm
The CSI effect: DNA
http://web.educastur.princast.es/eoi/eoimiere/myweb/blog/handouts/PerfectMurder/CSIeffectI.htm
The CSI effect: insects
http://web.educastur.princast.es/eoi/eoimiere/myweb/blog/handouts/PerfectMurder/CSIeffectII.htm
The CSI effect: bullets
http://web.educastur.princast.es/eoi/eoimiere/myweb/blog/handouts/PerfectMurder/CSIeffectIII.htm
Have a go at it!
http://web.educastur.princast.es/eoi/eoimiere/myweb/blog/handouts/PerfectMurder/quiz.htm
Solve the mysteries
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omdetective/contenidotematico.htm
Electronic crime
http://australianetwork.com/studyenglish/s1189102.htm
The Traffic Accident
http://www.inglesmundial.com/A11/listening.htm
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Law
Jury duty
http://web.educastur.princast.es/proyectos/ella/archivos/unidades/trial/Index.htm
http://web.educastur.princast.es/proyectos/ella/archivos/unidades/trial/jury.htm
The Judge giving instructions to the jury
http://web.educastur.princast.es/proyectos/ella/archivos/unidades/Court/Index.htm
Some legal concepts
http://web.educastur.princast.es/proyectos/ella/archivos/unidades/Court/law_terms_video.htm
Being Arrested
http://web.educastur.princast.es/proyectos/ella/archivos/unidades/Court/arrest1.htm
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Sentences dictation
CONDITIONAL
CONDITIONAL 2
CONDITIONAL 3
CONDITIONAL 4
CONDITIONAL 5
CONDITIONAL 6

Verbs with preposition
Practice
http://www.learn-english-today.com/wordgames/quizzes-printable/ph-verbs1.ht
http://www.englishpage.com/prepositions/prepositions.html
http://wwwedu.ge.ch/cptic/prospective/projets/anglais/exercises/verbprep.htm
http://wwwedu.ge.ch/cptic/prospective/projets/anglais/exercises/verbprep2.htm
Vocabulary of Crime
http://www.sherton.com.ar/vocabulario/crimes.htm A List
Practice
http://esl.fis.edu/vocab/q1/crime.htm
http://www.ac-nancy-metz.fr/enseign/anglais/Henry/violence.htm Lots of activities
http://a4esl.org/q/f/z/zz34mmn.htm
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/333.html
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/328.html Rob & Steal
Watch this video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDcTXidHhNU&feature=related

WRITING: FORMAL LETTERS
WHAT´S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN FORMAL AND INFORMAL LETTERS?

NOW, WATCH HOW TO WRITE A FORMAL E-MAIL


I CAN´T HELP INCLUDING THIS VIDEO PRODUCED BY MR DUNCAN, AND ONLINE ENGLISH TEACHER, ABOUT COMPLAINTS!

Unit 4

4a urban legens
Phrasal Verbs
Difference between phrasal and prepositonal verbs
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omphrasal/contenidotematico.htm
http://www.fortunecity.com/bally/durrus/153/gramch27.html
Online list with meaning, examples and translation.
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/phrasal-verbs.php
Videos
http://es.youtube.com/watch?v=HlV0LjhRnYM&feature=related
http://es.youtube.com/watch?v=INafGKKotA4
http://es.youtube.com/watch?v=758TpZvjleI&feature=related
http://es.youtube.com/watch?v=ji8uujmFo4s&feature=related
http://es.youtube.com/watch?v=0Qzd7zNt-qA Get Phrasal Verbs
Practice
http://www.oup.com/elt/global/products/englishfile/upperint/g_phrasal/
http://english-language.webpark.pl/phrasal_verbs.html
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=33
http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/radio/specials/148_phrasalverbs/index.shtml
http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/radio/specials/1715_faceup/index.shtml
http://a4esl.org/q/h/idioms.html
http://users.telenet.be/oldlark2002/

Narrative verb forms; Past Simple/Continuous
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/simplepast.html
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/pastcontinuous.html
Practice
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs3.htm Simple Past and Past Continuous
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs4.htm Simple Past and Past Continuous
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs11.htm Simple Past and Past Perfect
Narrative verb forms; Past Perfect Simple/Continuous
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/pastperfect.html
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/pastperfectcontinuous.html
Practice
http://perso.wanadoo.es/autoenglish/gr.pastperfcon.i.htm
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs13.htm Past Perfect and Past Perfect Continuous
http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/verbs14.htm Present Perfect, Past Perfect, Present Perfect Continuous, and Past Perfect Continuous
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4b: good stories
Defining, Non-defining relative clauses
http://elc.polyu.edu.hk/cill/eap/2004/u6/relativeclauses.htm
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/UNIT3/lesson10/page3.htm
Practice
Exercises with explanations
http://www.edict.com.hk/vlc/common/stage2-3ex1.htm
http://www.edict.com.hk/vlc/common/stage2-3ex2.htm
http://www.edict.com.hk/vlc/common/stage2-3ex3.htm
More exercises
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/UNIT3/lesson10/page4.htm
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=73
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=5
http://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/relative-clauses/exercises?04
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/373.html Where or Which
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/348.html That or What
Translation exercises
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/rela2bch1.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/rela2bch2.htm
Rephrasing
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/relrph2bch3.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/relrph2bch4.htm

4c: linking words
Linking words
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omgrammar/contraste.htm
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omgrammar/contraste2.htm
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/ALAKUSH10/lesson39/page1.htm
http://www.ac-nancy-metz.fr/enseign/anglais/Henry/link.htm
http://www.grammar-quizzes.com/connectsum.html
Practice
Contrast
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/contrast4.htm
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/ALAKUSH10/lesson39/page2.htm
http://www.esl-lounge.com/student/grammar/4g67-linking-words.php
Translation exercises
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/contrast3.htm
Rephrasing
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/contrph2bch5.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2008/contrph2bch6.htm
More Linking Words
Linking Words Chart.doc
Linking words and phrases.pdf
Linking words examples.doc
http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/connectors.php
http://englishonline.free.fr/GrammarAndHelp/HowToExpressThoughts/LinkwordsDoc.htm
http://www.learnamericanenglishonline.com/Violet%20Level/Violet%20Level.html
Practice
http://www.languageproject.co.uk/free_exercises/exercise_page.php?ID=35 So, Though, Although and Also
http://www.learn-english-today.com/free-english-lessons/free-english-lesson_contents/linking-words-ex.htm
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/connectormixed1.htm
http://www.better-english.com/grammar/con2.htm
http://www.quia.com/mc/127013.html?AP_rand=764551662
http://suz.digitaleschulebayern.de/english/expression/linking1.htm?docbase=http://suz.digitaleschulebayern.de/english/expression/index.php
http://suz.digitaleschulebayern.de/english/expression/linking2.htm?docbase=http://suz.digitaleschulebayern.de/english/expression/index.php conjunctions
http://suz.digitaleschulebayern.de/english/expression/linking_languagehistory1.htm?docbase=http://suz.digitaleschulebayern.de/english/expression/index.php

UNIT 5 (Not in your book, just with class photocopies)

Part 1

Ways of Comparing
http://www.stclaresenglish.net/langprac/compstu1.htm Basic rules
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omgrammar/comparativosysuperlativos2.htm
http://www.fortunecity.com/bally/durrus/153/gramch22.html Part I
http://www.fortunecity.com/bally/durrus/153/gramch23.html Part II
Comparison of adverbs
http://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/adjectives-adverbs/adverbs
Practice
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/45.html Comparatives and Superlatives
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/54.html Fewer & Less
Comparison of adverbs
http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/adjectives_adverbs/adverb_comparison.htm

Part 2
Wish and Hope
http://www.mmjp.or.jp/amlang.atc/tutor/Clinic05.htm
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Wish/If only
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/gramatica/wish.html
http://www.edufind.com/english/grammar/IF10.cfm
Practice
http://www.better-english.com/grammar/wishes.htm
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/wish1.htm
http://english.baladre.org/sedaviwebfront/wish2.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/wish1.htm
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/wish2.htm
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It’s Time
http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/gramatica/itstime.html#itstime






PLEASE NOTE AFTER EASTER WE´RE NO LONGER USING THE TEXTBOOK, BUT CLASS HANDOUTS AND EXTRA MATERIAL THAT WILL BE SUPPLIED IN DUE COURSE.

UNIT 6

MONEY
http://www.languageguide.org/english/grammar/esp/part3/buy.jsp
http://www.esl-lab.com/vocab/v-bank.htm Bank Services
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/magazine/7642138.stm#commodities
Practice
http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/OMFIRST2/ALASKA9/lesson34/page2.htm
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/320.html
http://www.michellehenry.fr/argent.htm
Synonyms
Practice
http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/38.html
http://www.ac-nancy-metz.fr/enseign/anglais/Henry/syn.htm


PASSIVE VOICE

http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/gramatica/passive1.html

http://www.shertonenglish.com/resources/es/passive-voice/present.php

http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/passive.html

http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/activepassive.html

Practice

http://www.ompersonal.com.ar/omexercise/vozpasiva/unit19.htm

http://esl.about.com/library/quiz/blgrquiz_passive1.htm

http://wwwedu.ge.ch/cptic/prospective/projets/anglais/exercises/passive2.htm

http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-4216.php

http://mrc.ltd.free.fr/Passive2.htm

http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/passive1.htm

http://www.english-4u.de/passive_ex3.htm

http://www.english-4u.de/passive_ex4.htm

Translation exercises

http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2009/pass2bch3.htm

http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2009/pass2bch4.htm

Rephrasing exercises

http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2009/passrph2bch5.htm

http://mbonillo.xavierre.com/httpdocs/exercises/bch2/2bch2009/passrph2bch6.htm

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