miércoles, 26 de agosto de 2015

ACTIVITY TO NEXT CLASS

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DATE: AUGUST 26TH
Activity on Relative clauses

I Unir las dos oraciones usando una clausula relativa (who, whose, that, which)

Example
1) There is a band. Their players are Hawaiian.
There is a band whose players are Hawaiian

2) Devlin has sexy body. Her flower is orange.
3) The shortest contestant is Katherine. Her skirt is yellow.
4) The audience was thrilled. Their two choices for finalists were excellent.
5) The winner is the new Hula Girl. Her prize is just the applause of the audience.
6) Devlin and her boyfriend lost the competition. Their ball fell first.

II. 
1. Was the final decision fair? Who was the best candidate in your opinion? Why?
2. Who was the sexiest?
3. Who was the funniest?

4. What's your opinion about this sort of contest? Have you ever participated in one?




HACEMOS LA SIGUIENTE LECTURA

The nominees for this year's Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards have been unveiled.
Eight acts made the shortlist for the award, now in its 35th year, including James Acaster, Joseph Morpurgo, Nish Kumar and Kieran Hodgson.
The other nominees for best comedy show were Sam Simmons, Sarah Kendall, Trygve Wakenshaw and Seymour Mace.
The winners will be announced in a ceremony on Saturday at Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh.
The awards celebrate the best comedy at the Edinburgh Fringe.
The nominations for Best Newcomer were: Adam Hess; Daphne do Edinburgh; Larry Dean; Sofie Hagen; The Story Beast; Tom Ballard and Tom Parry.
Nica Burns, producer of the Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards, said: "This is a record-breaking year with an eight-strong shortlist for best comedy show and a seven-strong shortlist for best newcomer.
"The judging debate was the longest in the 35-year history of the comedy awards.
"This demonstrates the vibrancy of the Edinburgh Fringe and extraordinary range of talent on show this year."
"Star" names, who have already had a TV series or can perform in a 500-seat venue under their own name, are not eligible for the best comedy show award.
However, Ms Burns said there were 600 shows eligible for the shortlist for the £10,000 prize.
Previous winners of the comedy awards, which have been running since 1981, include Bridget Christie, Steve Coogan, Russell Kane, Al Murray, the League of Gentlemen, Jenny Eclair, Lee Evans and Frank Skinner.

miércoles, 19 de agosto de 2015

AUGUST 19 CLASS





WHAT DOES THE LYRICS MEAN?

MAKE A CALIGRAMA

EXAMPLE 



martes, 18 de agosto de 2015

TEXT TO PRINT

SECOND PART (The not very dangerous Dragon)

A third knight finally arrived at the cave. Outside he saw two swords, [13]……………… were rather black with smoke. Slowly and silently he entered the cave [14]……………… Mog lay sleeping. The knight wasn't carrying a sword but a bag, [15]……………… seemed very heavy. Suddenly the knight tripped and fell, [16]……………… woke Mog. The dragon saw the knight lying on the cave floor in front of him. 'It's not really fair to burn one lying down,' thought Mog. Then the knight spoke. 'I've brought some honey [17]……………… I thought you might like.' 'Honey,' said the dragon, 'how kind. I love honey.' 'If I give you the honey, will you stop attacking the villages [18]……………… lie below your cave?' asked the knight, [19]……………… voice was trembling with fear. 'OK!' said the dragon. 'It's a deal.

lunes, 17 de agosto de 2015

August 18th class

RELATIVE CLAUSES PRACTICE

Complete the story below by adding the relative pronouns who, that, which, whose, or where, in the spaces provided. 

THE NOT VERY DANGEROUS DRAGON 

There was once a dragon called Mog [1]……………… lived in a deep cave. One day he flew out of the cave and attacked several villages [2]……………… lay in the valley close to his cave. The villagers, [3]……………… were very frightened, asked the King to send them a brave knight, [4]……………… would kill the dragon. The King, [5]……………… had several knights he did not want, agreed at once. The first knight came to the cave [6]……………… the dragon lay sleeping, and shouted, 'Where is the dangerous dragon [7]……………… frightens poor villagers? I have come to kill him.' The dragon opened one eye, saw the knight, [8]……………… was waving his sword angrily, and burnt him to death. The second knight, [9]……………… was no more intelligent than the first, came to the cave [10]……………… the dragon lay sleeping and shouted, 'Where is the dragon [11]……………… name is Mog? I have come to kill him.' The dragon opened one eye. 'Where is the knight [12]……………… mouth is too big?' he answered, and burnt him to death.

lunes, 10 de agosto de 2015

ACTIVIDAD PARA SEBASTIAN ALZATE




JUTIFICAR LAS RESPUESTAS FALSAS CON LA CORRECTA.



miércoles, 5 de agosto de 2015