31 May 2012
Part 2. Watch the second part of this interview with Jet Li; there are 8 more mistakes to find (9-16).
30 May 2012
Find the grammar mistakes: Part 1. Watch this interview with Chinese actor Jet Li. As you will hear, he makes some very common and avoidable grammar mistakes.
In this section there are 8 mistakes to find.
28 May 2012
Grammar lesson: What’s the difference between saying: “I’m going to college” and “I’m going to the college”? This lesson explains.
25 May 2012
Interview with Princes William & Harry. Before Prince William's marriage to Kate Middleton, he and his brother Harry trained together as army helicopter pilots.
Watch the interview and answer the grammar, comprehension and vocabulary questions below.
24 May 2012
Reading Comprehension: Why are British people drinking less lager? Comprehension questions plus grammar (stative verbs) and vocabulary.
Open the article and answer the questions below. Article link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17211485
In this article we’re looking closely at Present Simple tense, and in particular: “Stative Verbs”, which are very common in English.
21 May 2012
Part 3. Grammar focus: Articles. Read the final part of the interview and fill in the gaps with one of the following: 'A', 'An', 'The' or 'Zero Article (Ø)'.
15 May 2012
Part 2. (Continuation from Part 1.) The goal of the exercise is to find 'linking words and expressions'. Here the candidate gives examples of his work in his current job.
Fill in the gaps in the conversation below with the following linking words / expressions:
'actually' - 'although' - 'apart from' - 'especially' - 'in order to' - 'in the end' - 'now' - 'sure' - 'well' - 'which means that'.