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USED TO, GET USED TO, BE USED TO

 Revise and practise the new language you’ve learnt:USED TO / GET USED TO / BE USED TO   REVISION: USED TO Used to + verb refers to a habit or state in the past. It is used  only in the past simple. … Continue reading

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FEELINGS

    VOCABULARY:     TRY TO THINK OF A TIME OR SITUATION WHEN YOU FEEL/FELT THIS WAY: Exhausted  Confused   Ecstatic   Guilty   Suspicious Angry    Hysterical    Frustrated   Sad    Confident Embarrassed    Happy    Mischievous    Disgusted frightened    Enraged   Ashamed    Cautious    Smug  Depressed   Overwhelmed   Hopeful   Lonely   … Continue reading

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DON’T BE PASSIVE!!!- The passive voice

                  DON’T BE PASSIVE!!! Study English every day!!! DO YOU REMEMBER THE PASSIVE VOICE? Here is a brief explanation of this grammatical point: –GRAMMAR: THE PASSIVE VOICE. But we also need to … Continue reading

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CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

LISTEN TO A RADIO PROGRAMME ABOUT CYBER CRIME IN THE UK. You can  read the script too!!! (watch the DOWNLOAD section on the rigth top of the page and check the vocabulary section) Enjoy!: 110623_6min_english_botnets_page.shtml HERE’S AN INTERESTING READING ABOUT CRIME IN OXFORD … Continue reading

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IN THE AIR – body language, cheap flights…LOOK INSIDE!

Remember the vocabulary about airplanes and airports you recently learnt. . .IN LESS THAN TWO MINUTES!!! Now watch this video  and see how important BODY LANGUAGE (and learning languages) is!!!Two Englishmen on a plane, travelling to Italy….. And…have you ever … Continue reading

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PLEASE, MR. POSTMAN!!- Letter writing

Writing letters and e-mails could be a hard task, but DON’T WORRY!, here is a web page where you’ll find many samples of formal and informal letters, as well as some very good advice. Take advantage of the World Wide Web!!!! … Continue reading

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