Big Ben and the English Parliament (London)

Monday, May 14, 2018

Play, Do or Go?

We use play, do and go with sports and activities.

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It is used with ball sports or competitive games, where we play against another person.


Used for an activity or a non-team sport that does not use a ball.


It is used for activities ending in -ing. We go somewhere to do something.

See the complete explanation and more examples HERE. You can also do the online exercises.

Thursday, April 12, 2018

How chocolate is made

Watch the video and write a paragraph (50 words) about the process of making chocolate.

Use passive structures. You can revise them and do some online exercises HERE.

Monday, April 9, 2018

Gerunds and Infinitives

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In English, if you want to follow a verb with another action, you must use a gerund or infinitive. For example:
  • We resumed talking. (gerund – verb + ing)
  • I want to see a movie. (infinitive – to + base verb)
There are certain verbs that can only be followed by one or the other, and these verbs must be memorized. Many of these verbs are listed HERE.
You can also practise by doing some ONLINE EXERCISES.

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Wonder, the movie

This film, based on the bestselling novel by R. J. Palacio, tells the story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences caused by Treacher Collins syndrome who enters fifth grade and confronts the challenges of attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time. 


Do you want to see how Jacob Tremblay changed into Auggie Pullman? Read this article.

Go to the nearest cinema to watch it or read the bookWhat are you waiting for? 

Monday, December 4, 2017

Little Red Riding Hood by Roald Dahl

Watch the video below and listen to the story of Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf told by Roald Dahl.

Have you read this tale before? In what ways is this one different from the original story?

Now listen again and do the EXERCISES. Then, read the whole poem HERE.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The story behind the "Fearless Girl"

A new statue facing the famous bull of Wall Street appeared on March 8th in New York. What does it symbolize? Click on the picture to learn more.

You can also watch this interesting video:

Thursday, November 9, 2017

A Spaniard guy walking around the world

Nacho Dean is thought to be the only Spaniard to have walked around the world. Click on his picture below and learn more things about his amazing achievement.

  • What did he learn from people during his trip?
  • What obstacles did he overcome?
  • What environmental problems did he observe?
You can hear an interview with him HERE.

TASK: Find information about other people who travelled around the world and prepare a presentation about them.