Monthly Archives: February 2020

Stereotypes and prejudices

How do the British see us? Read this interesting article. Just register (it’s free!) https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/guide-how-to-be-spanish-sgf39ttgx How to drink like a Spaniard? Another interesting view from foreigners An interesting project to turn stereotypes upside down:

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What are the key British traits? And the most famous British icons?

A telling and amusing article, and it’s also short!! https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/40-most-british-traits-revealed-7121978

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Love & Valentine’s Day

Watch History of Saint Valentine’s Day Here’s another video to learn how to be romantic and creative on Saint Valentine’s Day! And another video with vocab: How many ways do you know to say ‘I love you’? More than a … Continue reading

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Love & Valentine’s Day

Watch History of Saint Valentine’s Day Here’s another video to learn how to be romantic and creative on Saint Valentine’s Day! And another video with vocab: How many ways do you know to say ‘I love you’? More than a … Continue reading

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Listening: mosaics (sentence completion)

You will hear an art teacher called Rosa Weston giving a talk about making mosaics – works of art that are made out of small pieces of glass and stone: https://engexam.info/cae-listening-practice-tests/cae-listening-practice-test-8/2/

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Learning Modals with songs and films??? Yeah!!

SONGS: https://englishsongsforclass.wordpress.com/modals/ Here you can see a great powerpoint explanation (with practice) on these modals! The British Council’s web is always a must! What are the typical characteristics of modal verbs? Have a look at a very useful handout: modal-verbs-tutorial2 Looking for quick exercises? … Continue reading

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Listening: Performances (theatre, concerts,…)

Going to a live performance can be thrilling … or the opposite. Listen to some people giving their opinions about their experiences and find out more. As usual the answers are unveiled if you click on ‘Show more’ (or ‘Mostrar … Continue reading

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