we started off with a listening exercise today. this was followed up by doing a preposition and discussion task. we plenty of time over we moved onto a developing vocabulary exercise in the form of a writing task. this was followed up by reading a text about the benefits of reading
we worked with some rather odd translations today. after that it was time to listen to the remainder of the podcast which you had. do not forget that questions/answers to these have to be shared with me.
- What is discussed in the different podcasts?
- What catches your attention
- Do you agree with what is being said or are you of another opinion?
- Are sources mentioned? Do you consider them to be reliable? How are they used?
- What did you think of the podcast as a whole?
we were supposed to go through the vocabulary but most of you had not done that so we are going to take another crack at it on thursday. after that we went through the study questions to the afghan war text. this was all followed up by starting a podcast assignment. more details can be found under listening-podcast-podcast exercise
we started off we a listening exercise: part 1 of a CAE test. after that we looked at formal v informal expressions. these were followed up with a discussion.
if was then time to visit my blog and work with linking devices/conjunctions/transitions. these could be found by going to eng 7- conjunctions/linking- transitions 1.
we then did the short writing exercise 1 found on my blog under short writing
this was followed by doing read theory to get you all on the scoreboard. in addition to this you had the opportunity to start reading the text called the “The Afghan War”
The Afghan war and afghan war voc found on glosor.eu is homework for wednesday week 41
we worked with word formation, grammar in the form of a competition, vocabulary: afghan war, and finally jumbled texts.
the score as far as the competition is concerned is
we practiced listening today and did that by listening to a podcast about identity theft whilst taking notes. we also discussed the podcast in stages. as i had a meeting about London you then worked with RT. 🙂
we started off today’s lesson by going through the correction codes which i use on the course. after that you actually corrected your texts and then move on to an intensifying adverb exercise.