B2 word formation

B2 Word formation ‘Balconing’

I wish I hadn’t got a hateful tendency to pick out horrible scraps of news for some of our activities. What I would really like is to always be in a very positive mood and only mention the very beautiful things related to my home island. But I just guess that part of my blog will be devoted to some of the things that would welcome a change such as the extremely dangerous practice (not to mention suicidal and stupid) of Balconing,  that is becoming more and more popular among some young tourists that visit the island of Mallorca.  This is a word formation activity adapted from Euroweekly.

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B2 Kurt Cobain’s Murder Investigation

Kurt CobainMany were absolutely horrified  by the news of Kurt Cobain’s death that 5th April 1994. Many years later,  there are still many facts that remain a mystery.

Here’s a Use of English activity adapted from a text published on http://cobaincase.com/

Topic: Crime and Punishment.

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B2 Grammar

B2 Word activity on Technology

Are you tech-savvy?
Do you feel baffled by the technology you have to struggle with in your daily life or are you rather a person that always keeps up to date in terms of the most modern technological devices?
Here you can do a ‘Use of English (Use of English IS a nice new word for ‘grammar practice’) activity  adapted from an article published by the Daily Mail  dealing with how frustrated some parents feel about not being able to help their children in terms of technology.

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B2 Word formation

Only a few days to go before my B2 students from the EOI will be taking their mock exams, and yes, it’s only mock which means that we are only testing knowledge for the certificate examinations in June (something like practising and seeing where student’s stand) Anyway, here’s a word formation activity (typical U.E format) on the Topic of Health.

Painkillers could affect your nurturing