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Miguel_Dias

Portugal



I teach English as a foreign language in Portugal. Language levels may vary from beginners to advanced levels.

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My first Job - Reading Test
The Finnish Times interviewed successful young professionals about their first job experience. The test focusses on one of these interviews. Fits perfectly into the topic work/choosing your first job. I only tested reading.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: reading
Downloads: 79


 
Summary table: Verb Tenses
The summary table of verb tenses gives students an overview of the most important verb tenses in the English language and information about their usage and form. I also included the most common time expressions used with these tenses. For obvious reasons I left out some of the verb tenses (to keep it simple at this stage.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 98


 
The Rio Earth Summit: 10 years later
A thought-provoking text from Severn Culie-Suzuki who took part in the First Earth Summit in Rio in 1992 as a twelve-year-old. I used this text in a test paper. I included some grammar exercises related to the topic environment.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 44


 
Present Simple - Step by Step
A worksheet to practice the Present Simple- step by step.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-14
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 49


 
Consumer society: checklist for ethical consumerism
Speaking activity for students on the topic "Consumer Society". The worksheet consists of a questionnaire with basic questions that students should always have in mind when they are out shopping. Students start by discussing the relevance of each question (why each question should be asked) and then answer how often they do it. The aim is to make ...
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 53


 
Kurt Cobain
The perfect text for students who are about to discover alternative rock music...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 41


 
Where the one-eyed are king - Learning languages
A reading test about the importance of learning languages. The opinion article intelligently foccuses on the reluctance of the English to learn foreign languages and the economic consequences of being "Europe´s language dunces".
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 10


 
Understanding irregular past simple forms
In this worksheet I tried to group irregular past simple forms according to their similarities, that is, the way they are built: vocalic changes, adding letters, same type of endings etc. Students try to infer the rules and apply them to other verbs, which shouldn´t be too difficult.
Level: elementary
Age: 12-17
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 37


 
Test A- Holiday Camp for Internet Addicts
A test paper about young internet addicts and their attempt to overcome their addiction in a holiday camp. Test B contains distractors (know what I mean ...)to discourage sts fromn cheating...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 251


 
My first job B - Reading Test
The B version of the test.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-100
Type: reading
Downloads: 51

 


Reported Speech. An introduction
A powerpoint presentation to introduce the Reported Speech. The powerpoint tries to introduce the basic rules of reporting statements. The last slides are oral exercices.

Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 23


Johnny Depp
This powerpoint for beginners consists of a guessing game which basically prepares students for reading a text about Johnny Depp. You can get the text in my account.

Level: elementary
Age: 9-12
Downloads: 15


Eating disorders and advertisments
This powerpoint tries to establish a relationship between eating disorders and advertisment campaigns such as the Calvin Klein Obsession Campaign. I used two pictures: the original advertisement and an adbuster (= an anti-advertisement). The guiding questions are designed to help students to discove...

Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 25


To be or not to be? An oral drill.
The idea behind this powerpoint is to make your students use the verb "to be" in speaking. They answer Yes/No questions identifying famous film characters and music stars using the affirmative or negative form (short and long forms) of the verb to be.

Level: elementary
Age: 8-11
Downloads: 7

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