Monthly Archives: June 2017

How to … activities

This idea was inspired to me by this curious Have a lovely day! picture. I think there are plenty of similar examples online and I find them useful and students can even create their How to … lists! Advertisements

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The gates are open!!!!

This post is about Royal Ascot 2017!!! This is the perfect excuse for a Convesation class! You can use this article for the reading or the starter activity! You can debate on horse races, fashion, style guide… and dress code! … Continue reading

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The disadvantage of speaking… only English

Conversation class:   Read and comment the text below: “Native speakers are at a disadvantage when you are in a lingua franca situation,” where English is being used as a common denominator, says Jennifer Jenkins, professor of global Englishes at … Continue reading

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Cultures…

This is interesting, too! Use it as Reading and Conversation lesson!   I’ll never forget the first time I sat naked, thigh-to-thigh on a wooden sauna bench with my boss. It was week one of a new job with a … Continue reading

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Summer and siesta time!!

This is another idea I have taken from an article about siesta I found on bbc. It is nice to have the debate focused on it if you have students from Spain or Italy, and if you do not, no … Continue reading

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Conversation topics and bbc

I was reading the bbc online news and I found this article that could be of great help for our students of higher levels: it is about jobs of the future! We’re often told that machines one day will be … Continue reading

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Books for little kids

This is a very interesting website and I love it because it allos us download nice books in various languages. http://www.childrensbooksforever.com/index.html

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