HOMEWORK (2017-2018)

FIRST TERM


UNIT 1

TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 25TH SEPTEMBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-P.D. JAMES


TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-STELLA PRIME-MOUNTAINEER


TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: STELLA PRIME-MOUNTAINEER

TASK 3-Watch and listen to the video MOTIVATION IS GARBAGE, and do the following exercise


TASK 4-UNIT 1A-After having read the text on page 8, do Exs.4a-b-c/ 5/ 6a on page 9-(*These are to be corrected in class on Wednesday 27th)


TASK 5-Write your RESOLUTIONS for this academic year (*To be handed in to me in class on Wednesday 27th)


TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 2ND OCTOBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-The Importance of Foreign Languages




TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-Time Out



TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: Time Out

TASK 3-Do the following grammar exercises (2 Tasks)

TASK 4-Do the vocabulary exercise related to EDUCATION
and read the Topic-Based vocabulary and questions

TASK 5-Do a short writing (100 words) titled: Do you think it's ever possible to speak a language like a native? (To be handed in in class on Wednesday 4th)

TASK 6-UNIT 1A-After having read the text and done Exs.4a-b-c/ 5/ 6a on page 9, send them to me as we didn't have time to correct them in class

TASK 7-I just sued the school system by Prince Ea-If you want to watch the video again, click on I just sued the school system


TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 9TH OCTOBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-Learning how to learn



TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-People Talking about Work

TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: People Talking about Work



TASK 3-Auxiliary Verb Exercises-You can revise the different uses clicking on USES OF AUXILIARIES



TASK 4- Read the two ppts related to GERUNDS AND INFINITIVES and do exercises 1b-2a-3a-b-c. from Unit 1C-Student's Book on pages 12&13 (everything to be emailed to me).



TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 16TH OCTOBER


TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-Secretaries



TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-Three Extracts


TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: Three Extracts



TASK 3-Revise GERUNDS & INFINITIVES and do the following exercises: (3 exercises)


TASK 4-WRITING TASK-(You can hand in the letter on Wednesday 18th in class.
Write a transactional letter requesting information (150 words) once you have read the Useful Expressions based on the document I gave you.
Click here to revise The layout of transactional letters and to know which one it is (it's slide 5 on the pptx and it's the Pampered pets copy).



TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 23rd OCTOBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-Chickpea Soup




TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-The Omelette


TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: The Omelette

TASK 3-Revise the ppt about Present and Past Habits (it's at the bottom of the page on the wiki) and do the following exercises: Ex.6a on page 17-Student's Book/ (3 tasks)

TASK 4-Read the layout of The Letter of Complaint and do from Ex.1 to Ex.8 (8 exercises)


TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 30th OCTOBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-How to stay fit, happy and healthy




TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-Health News


TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE:Health News

TASK 3-Revise PRESENT and PAST HABITS, BE/GET USED TO and do the following Exs.
and Ex.6a-Unit 2B-Student's Book on page 19 and the rest of the Workbook Exs.3-4-5-6 as we did 1 and 2 in class
TASK 4-FEELINGS and EMOTIONS-Do the following Exs.

TASK 5-LETTER OF COMPLAINT-After revising all the Exs, the ppt and CONTRAST CLAUSES, write the set LETTER OF COMPLAINT , taking into account the suitable layout in about 150-180 words-(To be handed in on Wednesday 1st November).



TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 6th NOVEMBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-Strengthening your loving relationships




TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-Happiness




TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: Happiness


TASK 3-UNIT 2C-Student's Book-Do the following exercises: 3 (on page 20), 5a-b, and 6a-b (on page 21).

Have a look at the following Topic-based vocabulary: MAKING DECISIONS and FIRST IMPRESSIONS
(you don't need to print it as I will give it to you in class next Wednesday)




TASK 4-UNIT 2D-Student's Book-Do the following exercises: 3a (on page 22), and 4a (on page 23).
Have a look at the following expressions: EXPRESSING YOUR OPINION (this photocopy will be very important for your ORAL MONOLOGUES and DIALOGUES, I will also give it to you in class next Wednesday)

TASK 5-Do the following exercises about BASE and STRONG ADJECTIVES



TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 13th NOVEMBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-Ritual




TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-Today's News



TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: Today's News

TASK 3-Do the following exercises related to CRIME AND PUNISHMENT:


TASK 4-Do the following exercises related to Unit 3A-Against the law (Student's Book): They will be corrected in class on Wednesday 15th November (You don't have to send them to me).

TO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 20th NOVEMBER



TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-Inspector Crumb investigates



TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-Cyber Crime





TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: Cyber Crime


TASK 3-Do the following vocabulary exercises:



TASK 4-Unit 3A-Do Ex.5a on page 25-Student's Book and UNIT 3B-Exs. 1a & 8a on pages 26-27.


TASK 5-First revise the ppt related to CONDITIONAL SENTENCES and then do the following exercises: (pay attention to the second file as you will have to decide what type of conditional you will need to rephrase).



new_011.gifTO BE HANDED IN BY MONDAY 27th NOVEMBER




TASK 1-Reading Comprehension-Women in Morocco are losing ground to tradition, prejudice and male greed





TASK 2-Listening Comprehension-Elimination of Violence against Women-25th November




TO LISTEN TO IT, CLICK HERE: Elimination of Violence against Women


TASK 3-Unit 3C-The cost of crime (Student's Book)-Do the following exercises: 4/ 5a/ 6a and 7a

TASK 4-Conditionals (not uploaded yet)

TASK 5-WRITING-After revising the ppts about Discursive essays-PROVIDING SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEMS, do the following exercises: 5, 6 and 7 .
TASK 6-Once you have done the exercises, write the composition taking into account its layout whose rubric is: An educational magazine has asked its readers to submit articles discussing what can be done to reduce the amount of crime in our society (250 words).
REMEMBER TO EMAIL IT TO ME ON MONDAY 27TH NOVEMBER BECAUSE I WILL HAVE TO GIVE IT BACK TO YOU ON WEDNESDAY 29TH BEFORE THE EXAMS.