What should I do this summer?

Las lenguas extranjeras no son cosas que se puede empezar y dejar, “sin más”. Es recomendable trabajar un poquito cada semana (no, mejor, cada día) para no dejar tus habilidades oxidar. ¡Lo noto yo cuando voy a EE.UU! Poco a poco me cuesta más hablar y pensar en castellano. Bueno, pues, ¿qué puedes hacer? HoyContinue reading “What should I do this summer?”

Writing in English

Sometimes you find a resource that makes you say “YES!” This is one of those resources. Are you trying to improve your writing skills? Santa Barbara Community College has an absolutely phenomenal website with loads of resources to help you! PLEASE take the time to check out all they have to offer: http://www.sbcc.edu/clrc/writing_center/onlinewritinglibrary.php I highly recommendContinue reading “Writing in English”

Listening

¿Quieres hacer un poco de listening? El BBC tiene una página web muy buena con muchos recursos disponibles. Se llama BBC Learning English y lo puedes encontrar en: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish Todos los listening van dirigidos a un alumno de nivel intermedio. Recomiendo que miras la sección de FEATURES. A mi me gusta mucho la sección deContinue reading “Listening”

Present Simple

Do you want to review what we learned in class today? Here are two other explanations of the Present Simple: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Present_simple_%28ingl%C3%A9s%29 (in Spanish) http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/grammar/sim_pres.htm (in English). Try any of the exercises listed under “Simple Present” to test your knowledge about this tense! http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises_list/zeitformen.htm#simple_present Good luck!

“Hay” (Present): There is / There are

Do you want to practice what we studied in class today? Check out the explanation of “there is / there are” at: http://www.grammar.cl/Present/ThereIsThereAre.htm Exercises to practice there is/there are: Mixed: http://www.grammar.cl/Games/There_is_There_are.htm http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/various/there_is_there_are3.htm http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/various/there_is_there_are4.htm Affirmative: http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/various/there_is_there_are.htm Questions: http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/various/there_is_there_are5.htm http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/various/there_is_there_are2.htm http://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/exercises/various/there_is_there_are2.htm