A1 · songs

A1/B1 Learning English with songs: Lonely Day by System Of A Down

I chose this song to practise superlative structures because the lyrics are absolutely crystal clear, (quite surprisingly as SOAD is an Alternative heavy metal band). It’s true that it may not be a good song for those who feel a little depressed, but if you’re into this type of music, I’m pretty sure you’ll find…… Continue reading A1/B1 Learning English with songs: Lonely Day by System Of A Down

Grammar · video

Future continuous: A Cute Story about a Homeless Man and His Dog.

I just love drawing and animating. You get that sort of WOW feeling when you see your characters move around; even if they’re far from perfect and move as if they were suffering some crippling disease :D. The aim of this video is to learn a little about future continuous setting the grammar in the…… Continue reading Future continuous: A Cute Story about a Homeless Man and His Dog.

People, relationships & family

B1 Speaking practice: Family and relationships

Here’s a presentation where you can practise speaking about families and relationships. There are so many things we could say about this complex issue, but to start with, some people don’t feel comfortable when they have to speak about private matters in front of the class. On some occasions, some students even get a bit…… Continue reading B1 Speaking practice: Family and relationships

Clothes, fashion & consumerism

B2 Flipping cards: Adjectives to describe patterns and material

If you already know me, you wouldn’t be surprised to see yet another flipping card activity. I find them absolutely useful. Not only for my classes, but also for my groups to have a quick tool to help them learn and revise vocabulary. This flipping card will be one of the tools I’ll be using…… Continue reading B2 Flipping cards: Adjectives to describe patterns and material