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Gerunds and infinitives.

Tutorial. What is a gerund ? What is an infinitive?h ttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-nI0d94WjM Answer these questions after watching in the form of a comment.

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In Pursuit of Happiness.

After watching this extract let’s reflect on the importance of having a job and having money to cover our basic needs. How important is a job or money in order to achieve happiness? What would you do if you were … Continue reading

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Revising past perfect!!

Watch this extract of Tangled and then complete the sentences using past perfect. http://moviesegmentstoassessgrammargoals.blogspot.com.ar/2011/07/tangled-past-perfect-with-never.html

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TEST: Tenses.

Watch the following piece  of Once Upon A Time. Write a paragraph (80-90 words) saying what has happened to the male character. Use a variety of tenses: simple past, past continuous, past perfect and conditional type 3. Then look for … Continue reading

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Describing places. Wed, 28th

Choose one of the following places and write a description about it. 200 words. Use the vocabulary studied in class. Then share the writing with me. Once it has been corrected, you must publish it in your blog.  

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Revising Tenses!!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/course/upper-intermediate/unit-26/session-1

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TENSES!!!

FILL IN THE GAPS CORRECT TENSE!! Parson’n Pleasue is a story about a clever man who…………………………(disguise) himself as a parson. His goal: to trick people. He moves around looking for luxurious items. He…………………………………….(always-live) like that deceiving and making easy money. His victims are … Continue reading

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The analysis of Parson’s Pleasure.

TECHNICAL ANALYSIS OF THE SHORT STORY “PARSON’S PLEASURE” BY ROALD DAHL Plot Structure         Exposition In the exposition part, we are introduced to Mr. Boggis. We learn that he is a swindler as a dealer in antique … Continue reading

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Who is Roald Dahl?

Watch the following video on Roald Dahl and prepare a summary of who he is. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTBVJI0Wtcs

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Parson’s Pleasure.

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