Category Archives: English

1.en.04 Identity: Who am I? Stereotype? Stereotyped?

Do you find it easy or difficult to answer the question about who you are? What are the elements that make you the way you are? What’ your IDENTITY? Genes? Education? Family? Environment? Background? Advertisements

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1.en.03 Let’s talk about people: describing, comparing, speculating and reacting.

This post will help you when you have to talk or write about a photograph or an image. Have a look at David Mainwood’s presentation below. He’s the English teacher and a blogger, who made this excellent presentation that will … Continue reading

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1.en.02 Humans of New York (HONY): a mosaic of portraits and stories

In 2010, Brandon Stanton  set out to photograph 10,000 New Yorkers. Seven years later, his photoblog is followed by more than 7 million people on social media. It has become so very popular among New Yorkers that now everyone in … Continue reading

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1.en.01 Playing with words

Let’s start the year playing… Close your eyes. What is the first image that comes to your mind when you hear the word  PLAY? Write it down and share your ideas with your partners. Look at this  dictionary entry of … Continue reading

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3.en.13 Let’s cook!

Today we are going to look at recipes. First thing we need to know the names of the utensils we use for cooking and the verbs that describe the different actions we must perform when cooking a dish: 1. Kitchen … Continue reading

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3.en.12 Let’s use our noodles: organizing a meal

_ This term we are going to organize a meal for a group of friends. We will follow these steps:

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1.en.3 The secret life of traffic lights

Have a look at the image below: Do you like it? What does it make you think of? What do you think it is used for? What about if we had chosen a traffic light with a red light? How … Continue reading

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