sábado, 18 de novembro de 2017

Hello students,

Improve your English outside the classroom and revise for the written and oral tests.

There are several materials for you to use. Feel free to use them in a way that helps you.


1 - Let´s start with



As you know, in 1948 the United Nations wrote The Universal Declaration of Human Rights that established international standards about the rights and freedoms everyone is entitled to.





Watch this video from YouTube:


2 - However, human rights violations still occur around the world.
Each of the following videos portrays a violation of human rights. 



3 - The challenge for us all is to try to make a change and  fulfill the promise of the UDHR.

















Watch these:







4  - Let's check 







Gerunds and infinitives
Exercise    1    2    3      

Phrasal verbs


Exercises:



That's all for now.
Remember to leave a comment on one of the videos


Thank you! J


sexta-feira, 20 de outubro de 2017

School year 2017-18

Welcome to EnglishNet, the EFL blog for Jaime Moniz students.
EnglishNet gives you access to English language and culture.

















This is a place where you have the opportunity to learn, practise and improve your English in a different way.

It contains links to help you learn and improve your English grammar and your listening, reading and writing skills.

You will also be able to participate and give opinions.

1. Let's start by watching these three videos related to our first topic:

English worldwide







2 . Have a look at 



3. And now watch the following YouTube links. It´s   fun time!      





4. Grammar time! Let's practise! These exercises online allow you to get more practice!
English pronunciation and sounds

Exercise      1       2 

The genitive

Exercise      1       2 

Impersonal passive voice

Exercise      1       2        3


That's all for now.
I hope you enjoy and get the most of this blog!

Do let me know what you think about ONE of the videos


Thank you! J

terça-feira, 16 de maio de 2017

 Hello to all of you.

Our topic this month is:
1950s -1990s - ART, CULTURE AND SOCIETY

1 - To start with, let´s take a look at this video which tells us:



2 - And now let´s go back a few decades.












Watch these videos:


Please feel free to post your opinion on one of the videos.

3 - IT'S GRAMMAR TIME
Improve your English online

Impersonal pronouns
Exercise     1

The subjunctive
Exercise      1      2      3       

Thank you! J
 Farewell!

quarta-feira, 8 de março de 2017


Hello all,

Improve your English outside the classroom and revise for the written and oral tests.
There are several materials for you to use. Feel free to use them in a way that helps you.

This time we will focus on the theme


Democracy and globalisation

1 Building a democratic Europe















I have chosen these YouTube videos related to The European Union.
Please watch them.




2 Globalisation





















Globalisation has been taking place for hundreds of years, but has speeded up enormously over the last half-century.
However, there is a growing debate over its positive and negative effects.
These videos show some arguments from both sides:



Don't forget to leave a meaningful comment on one of the videos.


3 Improve your  














Inversion in conditional sentences
Ex    1        2           3

Future Perfect vs Future Continuous
Ex      1       2           3

Connectors of contrast
Ex    1        2           3

Asking polite questions
Ex     1       2           3

Thank you! J

Farewell.

terça-feira, 31 de janeiro de 2017


Welcome back!

1 - Human rights for all

Freedom fighters









These three men took action to ensure the promotion and protection of human rights. They are prominent examples of how freedom and justice can be won through non-violent actions.

Let´s learn more about them. Watch these YouTube videos:


Now watch this inspirational video:


2 - Open doors, open minds

Read these three articles of the Universal Declaration of Human rights

Article 13
Right to Free Movement in and out of the Country
Article 14
Right to Asylum in other Countries from Persecution
Article 15
Right to a Nationality and the Freedom to Change It


As you know, migration has been a constant feature of human history.

Watch these videos.




3- Grammar time!

These exercises allow you to get more practice.

Suffixes

Exercise   1         2         3            4


Inversion of the subject

Exercise    1        2           3            4



That's all for now!

Please feel free to leave some interesting comments related to the videos.

See you! 
J

domingo, 20 de novembro de 2016


Hello  all,

1 . Our topic  this month is Human Rights for all



As you know, in 1948 the United Nations wrote The Universal Declaration of Human Rights that established international standards about the rights and freedoms everyone is entitled to.


Watch this video from YouTube:



However, human rights violations still occur around the world.
Each of the following videos portrays a violation of human rights. 
.




The challenge is for us all to join hands and fulfill the promise of the UDHR






Listen to these songs.


2. Grammar check

Gerunds and infinitives
Exercise    1     2       3       4

Phrasal verbs

take
go


That's all for now.
Please leave a comment on one of the videos.

Thank you! J

sábado, 15 de outubro de 2016


School year 2016-17

Welcome to EnglishNet, the EFL blog for Jaime Moniz students.



This is a place where you have the opportunity to learn, practise and improve your English in a different way.

It contains links to help you learn and improve your English grammar and your listening, reading and writing skills.

 You will also be able to participate and give opinions.


1. Let's start by watching these three videos related to our first topic: 
      English worldwide













2-  Let´s watch some YouTube videos


The English language in 24 accents


Why English is important






3 - Time for...


These exercises online will allow you to get more practice.










English pronunciation and sounds
Exercise    1        2

The genitive
Exercise     1        2

Impersonal passive voice
Exercise      1       2


                         
That´s all for now. 
I hope you enjoy and get the most of this blog!