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spinney
Dale
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I´m a Brit living in Spain teaching English because that´s all I could find over here. I like it though.

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Emergency Switchboard Role-Play
We sometimes have to test the local emergency switchboard operators and I have some of the older role-plays left over. So, here they are. Cut out the cards and divide them into “operator cards” and “casualty cards.” On a board make a mind map of the kinds of questions emergency switchboard operators and accident victims would ask each othe...
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 90


 
Relative Clauses
A small worksheet on relative clauses. An answer key is provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 90


 
Hotel Booking Dice Game
Students find a partner and play together with one person speaking the lines in the orange box and the other speaking the lines in the green box. They throw a dice before they start to determine which line number to say in each section. Once they have finished, they swap roles and start again.Good to use before trying the Hotel Reservation Role Pla...
Level: elementary
Age: 16-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 89


 
Personality Traits - Departmental Reorganisation
Similar to my other worksheets but with this one the objective is to put each person into a team that is best suited to their skills. You can get them to debate who goes where once they have done all the vocabulary and read the boxes out loud.
Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 89


 
Idioms Quiz: Part 3
Print, laminate and cut out the cards. Organise the class into two teams. Take one card at a time and read out the first question (or give to the students to read). Teams must choose A, B, or C, as the answer. One point is given for a correct answer. The origin of the idiom is then read out with an additional point given for a correct answer.
Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 88


 
Adverbs of Frequency Food Diary
A small worksheet to practise using adverbs of frequency. No key to this as I am just too lazy to make one. Perhaps I´ll update it when I can be bothered. (Holiday just finished, in case you hadn´t guessed)
Level: elementary
Age: 7-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 88


 
Comparative Quiz Part 2
Part 2 of my comparative quiz complete with answers. I´ll have part 3 ready in a couple of days. Some of the answers are subjective. You may need to change a couple of things if you live outside of Europe. Number 7 mentions Tarifa and is the windiest place in Andalucia but if you teach in China, the students are obviously not going to know that. Th...
Level: elementary
Age: 11-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 88


 
First Conditional Speaking Practice: Negotiating in the first conditional
A small activity card for students to do in pairs to practise the first contidional with a future clause. Print out and follow the instructions.
Level: intermediate
Age: 16-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 86


 
Giving and Responding to Bad News
A small worksheet to do with expressions relating to bad news. It has a key for the gap-fill exercise.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 85


 
Strength and Weakness Adjectives - TV - Exercise and debate
This one starts the same way as my exercises for SWOT analysis and the job-search worksheets but it also has a debate at the end with debating cards included. Good practice for students of business English or geeks that love TV shows. There is an answer key for the final mix and match exercise but everything is pretty subjective. Be prepared to fie...
Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 85

 

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