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spinney
Dale
United Kingdom



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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Phrasal Verbs – Specifically Speaking
A short exercise and guide to the precise meaning of some phrasal verbs. An answer key is included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 86


 
Print Books vrs E-readers Story and Debate
Two adapted articles along with a role-play/debate on the pros and cons of e-readers and how to improve the image of e-readers. Key also included.
Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Type: activity-card
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


 
Idioms of Health and Illness
A small worksheet on idioms about health and illness. There is also a quiz section on the origins of the expressions which can be used as a team quiz activity although I have used some of them in previous worksheets. I therefore use this as a way to revise some of my previous lessons. Answers are provided. If you spot any mistakes, please let me kn...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 85


 
Making Suggestions
A short worksheet to help students with the structure for making suggestions. Answers provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 85


 
Team Recruiting Adjectives Exercise
A small exercise based on personality adjectives and placed in the context of a human resources department in marketing company. It can be used as a reading aloud exercise and you can also use it to get them to practise examples of the adjectives by saying then kinds of projects that would be right or not, for those kinds of traits.
Level: advanced
Age: 16-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 84


 
Horror Story
This is an old story that has been told time and time again which I have turned into a "guess-what-happened-next" activity. Read the instructions and off you go. This could also be used as a means to practicing connectors. Perhaps not a good idea for the younger classes!
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 81


 
Crime and Criminals
A small but rather complete worksheet on crime. Answer key provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 81


 
Marriage Idioms
An exercise on idioms about marriage. B1 to B2 level. It starts with a standard gap-fill exercise where students try and guess the words that go in the gaps (get them to give you an example using the idiom). After that, there is a short quiz on the origins of the expressions. An answer key is provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 81


 
What´s my Line 2
Second set. Cut up into cards. Give out one at a time to students (big classes can do the exercise in groups). The rest of the class take it in turns to ask questions of the student with the card to find out their job. Student may only answer "yes/no" if a beginner or "Yes, I do/am/it does etc" if a little more advanced. Set a limit of 20 questions...
Level: elementary
Age: 11-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 79

 

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