Thursday, March 26, 2015

Key causative have

Find here the key of the exercises on the causative have.
Interesting wiki

Commonly mispronounced words

Interesting list of words that Spaniards tend to mispronounce.
http://blog.metodoenglish.com/palabras-ingles-solemos-pronunciar-mal/#

Writing an article

Look at this  link to have more information about tips on writing an article.

Thanks to María Jesús García San Martín EOI Luarca

Linkers

Somebody in class asked for a list of linkers/connectors/linking words.
Here you have some websites that can help you. However, as one of the sites says, it's important to use them but be careful not to overuse them.

List 1
List 2
List 3
List 4

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Roddy Doyle: the films

The Commitments



The Snapper




The Van



Learn more about them by clicking here.

French toast recipe

Here you have the recipe, remember you can always adapt it to your taste.


Ingredients

1 egg
1 teaspoon of vanilla extract (optional)
1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon (optional)
A glass of milk
1 tablespoon of sugar
4 slices bread (if the bread is fresh, toast it first)

A pinch of salt

Directions

  1. Mix egg, sugar, salt, vanilla and cinnamon in shallow dish then add milk.
  2. Dip bread in egg mixture, turning to coat both sides evenly.
  3. Cook bread slices on lightly greased pan on medium heat until browned on both sides (1-2 minutes).
Enjoy!


St. Patrick's Day

Bet-you-didnt-know-st-patricks-day

Why green?





The best cover of the Irish Rover ever.


Monday, March 16, 2015

I have a dream

You can watch here the whole speech.

Passive voice

Click here to see the key of the exercises on the passive.

Palindromes

Remember the poem we read in class? It was a kind of palindrome.
Here you can find an article about the film The Imitation Game and palindromes.
http://theweek.com/articles/541717/imitation-game-codebreakers-also-created-brilliant-palindromes