ENGLISH - 1st ESO


         Raquel van Brakel

 Welcome to this new website. Here you have quite a few resources to practise your English. You will find activities to practise and improve your grammar, vocabulary, reading and listening skills. And you will also certainly have lots of fun!

GRAMMAR

 PRESENT SIMPLE SLIDESHARE

 

PRESENT SIMPLE VIDEO

 Watch the video and answer the questions:

1) What food item does he take out first?

2) What does he do then?

3) What does he do after cutting the bread?

4) What does he do with the lettuce?

5) What other food items does he take out? What does he do with them?

6) What happens finally?

 

PRESENT SIMPLE EXERCISES

Affirmative

Negative

Questions

Habits and routines

PRESENT CONTINUOUS SLIDESHARE

 IMPERATIVE

Instructions game

PLURAL FORMATION

Plural formation game

Do you remember how we form the plural in English? Practise with this funny fishing game! 

SOME / ANY

Exercise

PAST SIMPLE SLIDESHARE

 

PAST SIMPLE VIDEO

REGULAR VERBS: PRONUNCIATION

View this mind map and learn how to pronounce regular verbs

Now practise the pronunciation with this exercise

 

IRREGULAR VERBS

Irregular verbs flashcards

Past simple game 

Web to review regular and irregular verbs against the clock. 

 WRITING A STORY IN THE PAST

 Use your imagination and write a story using the photos above.

VOCABULARY

Internet picture dictionary

Vocabulary exercises

Hangman 

Practise your vocabulary with this classical game. 

 

 LISTENING       

Daily conversations

This site presents short conversation starters or readings that you can study and then try to apply in everyday situations

Directions

Listen to people giving directions, look at the map and decide if the sentences are true or false. 

Listening lab

Hear the news and improve your listening skills. 

Learn English by singing songs

Here you can read the lyrics of your favourite songs and learn a lot of new vocabulary. You also have the translations. 

Videos and songs

Practise your English watching your favourite music clips and translating the lyrics. 

 

READING

20 readings

Here is a selection of readings. Read them and practise the pronunciation.

 

 

 

DICTIONARIES

 Cambridge Dictionary

ENCYCLOPEDIAS

Encyclopedia Britannica

Wikipedia

 

 

USEFUL LINKS

Hot potatoes grammar exercises

English lessons

Support material

 

 

 CULTURE

Guide to UK

Guide to London