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What’s cooking?

If you are like me and interested in cooking you might be watching a lot of cooking shows, like whatever Jamie Oliver is doing, My Kitchen Rules etc. So mostly you have learned a lot of new vocabulary, but I am giving you some additional vocabulary just in case.

COOKING VOCABULARY

COOKING VOCABULARY 2

COOKING IDIOMS

And some pictures for people with visual memory. Just click on the picture to make it bigger.

cooking

food

food2

food3

food4

Picture reference: https://www.facebook.com/AmericanEnglishatState?fref=photo

 
 

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A tour in Britain

THE CITY OF LONDON

TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL 1

TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL 2

OXFORD

CAMDEN

SNOWDON

NOTTING HILL

BLACKPOOL

NORTHERN IRELAND

YORK

LOCH NESS

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Posted by &emdash; mai 22, 2014 in General learning and fun, Vocabulary

 

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Let’s learn some slang!

I seriously think you should know your onions!

BRITISH SLANG 

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Posted by &emdash; mai 10, 2014 in General learning and fun, Vocabulary

 

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Topic – movies

A listening and vocabulary exercise:

MOVIES – LISTENING

 

Learn English with music

Music is one of the greatest assets language learning can actually have. Rhythm, melody -everything will stick to your mind and it will become natural to you.

Here is a great site where you can pick a song you like and also pick the language level from beginner to advanced for the tasks to go with your favorite songs:

LEARN ENGLISH WITH SONG LYRICS

And if you like British music, you might want to try these out:

MUSIC IS GREAT 1 

 MUSIC IS GREAT 2

Listening activities:

THE FIX

BOY BANDS

In addition:

ROCK VOCABULARY  (you can even listen to the samples)

5 BEST ROCK SONGS FOR LEARNING ENGLISH

And here are links to those songs:

PARAMORE – CRUSH CRUSH CRUSH

BIFFY CLYRO – GOD AND SATAN

THE CURE – FRIDAY I’M IN LOVE

THE KING BLUES – I GOT LOVE

30 SECONDS TO MARS – THE KILL

Post Scriptum

I cannot resist giving you the links to my own two favorite songs in English:

THE EXTREME – MORE THAN WORDS

QUEEN – BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY

 

 

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To the ultimate football fans

Learn football vocabulary, do quizzes, find fellow fans, write or read blogs etc.

PREMIER SKILLS ENGLISH

Some reading with tasks:

THE FA CUP

A fun game for football vocabulary:

BEAT THE GOALKEEPER

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Listening and vocabulary exercises with videos

The British Council has created many videos with listening comprehension and vocabulary exercises on interesting topics. Check it out:

BRITISH COUNCIL VIDEO ZONE

 

 

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