27.10.11

Food vocabulary

We've been learning some words  related to food and cooking.

Download the restaurant menu here.

You'll find the handout with exercises here and the pictures here.

For more practice, try this link or this one or this.

Bon appetit!

Time goes by NOW WITH ANSWERS






I´m pretty sure this scene from Casablanca sounds familiar. 
Can you complete the gaps in the conversation? 
POST YOUR ANSWER IN A COMMENT 
WHEN YOU'RE READY.


Ana & Ana have kindly posted the answers (see comments) Thanks a lot.



- Play it once, Sam. For __________________
- I don't know what you mean, Miss Elsa.
- Play it, Sam. Play ________________________
- Well, I can't remember, Miss Elsa. I'm a little ______________ on it.
- I'll ______________ it for you.
- Sing it Sam!

25.10.11

Trends vocabulary


Practise vocabulary to describe trends here...
and here ...
and here


Click here if you want to download today's presentation.

6.10.11

Gradable and ungradable adjectives







Download the presentation about gradable adjectives here and the exercises here

Try this link or this one if you need more practice.


Want some more? No problem. Try this link or this one.









Hand in my pocket




Listen to Alanis Morisette singing Hand in my Pocket again. Would you like to try the exercise again?


Fill in the blanks with the adjectives you hear


I'm ___________ but I'm happy
I'm poor but I'm kind
I'm short but I'm ___________, yeah
I'm high but I'm grounded
I'm sane but I'm ________________
I'm lost but I'm hopeful baby

What it all comes down to
Is that everything's gonna be fine fine fine
I've got one hand in my pocket
And the other one is ........................................

I feel drunk but I'm __________
I'm young and I'm _____________
I'm tired but I'm working, yeah
I care but I'm ______________
I'm here but I'm really gone
I'm __________ and I'm sorry baby

What it all comes down to
Is that everything's gonna be quite alright
I've got one hand in my pocket
And the other one is ..........................................

What it all comes down to
Is that I haven't got it all figured out just yet
I've got one hand in my pocket
And the other one is ...........................................

I'm free but I'm ________________
I'm green but I'm wise
I'm ____________ but I'm friendly baby
I'm sad but I'm laughing
I'm ___________ but I'm chicken
I'm sick but I'm pretty baby

And what it all boils down to
Is that no one's really got it figured out just yet
I've got one hand in my pocket
And the other one is ........................................

What it all comes down to, my friends
Is that everything's just fine fine fine
I've got one hand in my pocket
And the other one is ........................................


What is the other hand doing? Fill in the dotted lines with a suitable  verb/noun collocation:

give (x2) play  flick   hail               taxicab   cigarette   high five    peace sign    piano

4.10.11

How To Introduce People (Party Etiquette)

Watch the video and learn how to introduce people at a party. Click on the link below if you want to see a transcript and more videos.


video


How To Introduce People (Party Etiquette)