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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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Idioms about Texture and Surface
A small worksheet complete with a quiz on idioms connected to texture and surfaces. The answers are at the back. Ideal for professionals that work with materials, topography and the likes. It serves as a vocab check, too.
Level: advanced
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
PET Reading Part 2 test - Finding the right company
A short reading done in the style of the Reading part 2 of the PET exam. Answers are provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
One Word Two Meanings: 2
Back by popular demand! A short worksheet about words that have more than one meaning. Answers are on the back. The vocabulary box at the top of the page can be covered up for those with a B2 level or above. And yes, I know "murder" as in a flock of crows, isn´t exactly a common word. It is, however, a fun word, with loads of potential for puns.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
Idioms about Communicating
Yet another worksheet on idioms, this time on the subject of communication. There is also a small quiz on the origins of the expressions that can be played in teams. Answers on the back as always.
Level: advanced
Age: 10-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
Train Timetable Questions: Grammar and Practice activities
I have used this for a few years now and have found it to be very useful. There is a small section of a train timetable on the first page with some examples of "How many times a day ...?" questions as well as "How often does ...?" and "How long does it take ...?" along with some small explanations of the grammar. Once all the grammar has been done,...
Level: elementary
Age: 10-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
Phrasal Verbs About Technology 2: Digital
FCE to CAE prep for ´phrasal verbs on the subject of IT and digital technology. 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 le...
Level: advanced
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
Phrasal Verbs About Finance and Statistics
Another set of phrasal verb worksheets, this time related to finance and statistics. As always, there is a mix-and-match section which can be consolidated with a game of bingo before doing the gap-fill section. This is consolidated further with a story that is related in some way to the theme and then there is a debate that is related in some way t...
Level: advanced
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
Participles with Nouns - Parts 1, 2 and 3
I wasn�t happy about my previous participle with nouns worksheet, and there were a couple of mistakes, also. Anyway, that worksheet has been updated and this one is much bigger with three different ways of doing it. Answers are on the back, as always.
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-100
Type:
Downloads: 43


 
Planning Permission Role-Play and Reading
Students should read the story and do the vocabulary exercise before or after, depending on how the teacher prefers it. After the students have read the original article, cut out and distribute the personality cards. Then get one of the students to read the role-play scenario and another to read out the proposals. After the students have had one mi...
Level: advanced
Age: 11-17
Type: activity-card
Downloads: 42


 
British and American Misunderstandings - Adult Version
A short exercise on the amusing differences between American and British English. Not for kids and I´ve thrown in a couple of smaller, not so controversial examples, too. Answers are provided.
Level: intermediate
Age: 16-100
Type: worksheet
Downloads: 42

 

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