Monday, 30 January 2017

Friday, 27 January 2017

C1 Vocabulary List

C1 WORDLIST: The following Ready for Advanced Spanish Wordlist (C1 wordlist) is useful to have C1 vocabulary together in one document. It is a helpful list containing words & phrases grouped in semantic fields (the units of the textbook). But remember that the vocabulary used is related to that textbook. It is not all C1 vocab. Thanks Macmillan English.

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Written Test

Do this test to practise. We'll see your mistakes in the test in class on Monday 6th. If you do the writing (p. 10) and hand it in to me, I'll have it corrected by the orals, Do it under exam conditions, that is, 350 words and 90 mins.
Key on Wednesday 8th.

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

Are you a human thesaurus?

Test yourself here! ... and if you liked it and want more ... here.
53% in the former (close pass) and 10/16 in the latter. Without a dictionary, of course!


Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Tips for Orals

  • Prepare your speech, connectors, set phrases, vocabulary and phrases on the topics (including structures of the level).
  • Do rehearsals at home using guidelines and time your answers, depending on the type of task.
  • Feel you're saying interesting comments and thoughts, give ideas (especially in the interaction part). You needn't agree or disagree with your partner.
  • Try to have fun during the test. Teachers assess your performance, we don't judge you. Chill out!


Saturday, 21 January 2017

Murcian and Spanish news round-up week ending 20th January 2017

Murcian and Spanish news round-up week ending 20th January 2017: Snow, snow and more snow as the Costa Cálida receives its heaviest falls for decades This week we make no apology for concentrating on the severe winter weather which has affected the Region of Murcia since Wednesday, an episode which is still not over and which at lunchtime on Friday was still hitting the north and north-west of the Region, with numerous roads in the north and north-west of the Region closed to traffic. It had been forecast that snow could reach Murcia, but few expected

Friday, 20 January 2017

Cold weather idioms


At the end of unit 4 ...

... a little bit of extra practice and some revision. Of course, don't forget new vocabulary.
Keys next week.

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Partitives

See some more here. And the class activity here.

February Mock Exams

Mid-year Oral exams: 13th and 15th in February. Written part on 20th and 22nd.

Sunday, 8 January 2017

Tomorrow we'll break the ice of the New Year remembering Xmas and talking about at least ONE of your New Year's resolutions. Then we'll be reviewing the essays you wrote.


Monday, 2 January 2017