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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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Borrowing Things Dice Game
Select two speakers, one green and the other violet. They throw a dice first and then speak the line that corresponds with the number. The speakers move through the list alphabetically. After they finish, another couple start. When everyone has finished, compare how different the conversation was in content but how similar in context. Different num...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 52


 
Phrasal verbs about Health and Illness
Another small worksheet on phrasal verbs, this time on the theme of health and sickness complete with a story about a cure from a zombie apocalypse and a debate about whether to let ex-zombies back into the community. Answers provided as is a bingo game to help them remember.
Level: advanced
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 52


 
Marie Kondo CAE article
I´ve adapted an article about that Marie Kondo woman for my FCE/CAE students for the gap-fill section of the exam. Key provided. Welcome to the world of Marie Kondo!
Level: advanced
Age: 14-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 52


 
Idioms about Age
A short worksheet about idioms related to age. Answers are provided as is a quiz on the origin of the idioms. The quiz can be done in teams for large classes.
Level: advanced
Age: 12-100
Type:
Downloads: 52


 
Strengths and Weaknesses - Food Adjectives
A worksheet about food adjectives for upper-intermediate levels. A good, robust debate is advisable afterwards. I did this in a bit of a rush, so please let me know if there are any mistakes.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 52


 
Heteronym Reading Exercise
Heteronyms are words that are written the same but pronounced differently and have different meanings. Here is a little worksheet that I´ve used for a few years with my advanced groups to test their pronunciation. Proceed as you see fit but I always run through the vocabulary box at the top first and give both pronunciations. After that, they take ...
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Type: reading
Downloads: 51


 
Adjectives and prepositions plus gerunds
A short worksheet with a guide to using prepositions with adjectives which are followed by gerunds. Answers given.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 51


 
Phrasal Verbs About Exercise and Sport
FCE to CAE prep for ´phrasal verbs on the subject of exercising and sport. The usual mix-and-match, gap-fill, story with debate and bingo. Ideal for the Cambridge Grammar and Vocabulary books, ´particularly the vocabulary sections. At the end of the worksheet there is a reading and use of English part 4 test to reinforce what they have been learni...
Level: advanced
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 51


 
Phrasal Verbs About Pandemics and Epidemics
Thanks to everybody on this site for giving me suggestions for this. I still have to put a worksheet together about some idioms for this subject. I have done this in the usual manner, a mix-and-match, bingo, gapfill, story, debate with personality cards, FCE practice at the end and the answers at the back. Click here or copy and paste the link if...
Level: advanced
Age: 11-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 51


 
Strengths and Weaknesses - Medical Appliances
Some adjectives that are often applied to technology. Using positive, neutral or negative adjectives, students need to choose which appliances they should buy from cheaper manufacturers to substitute their usual suppliers. A debate can be done at the end on the choices. If you have people that work in the medical industry, particularly in the sales...
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type:
Downloads: 51

 

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