Category Archives: Face2Face Upper-Intermediate

BOOKS, BOOKS, BOOKS

HERE ARE SOME QUOTATIONS ABOUT READING. WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THEM? “Life-transforming ideas have always come to me through books.” Bell Hooks “Give me a man or woman who has read a thousand books and you give me an … Continue reading

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STORYTELLING (and narrative tenses…)

Are you ready to practise NARRATIVE TENSES? Read some stories and fill the gaps with the correct verbal tense. Story 1 Story 2 Story 3 Story 4 Now listen to this native American folk tale and ENJOY!!

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Past tense review

We can use the past simple to talk about  actions and states which we see as completed in the past. I left  school when I was sixteen. I was  very happy then. He  told me all about his childhood. We … Continue reading

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Personality adjectives

personality (noun): the combination of qualities or characteristics that form a person’s character Personality adjectives are adjectives that we use to describe a person and their character or personality. Everybody is an individual so we all have different personalities. One … Continue reading

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present perfect simple and progressive

Present perfect simple or continuous? Often there is  very little difference between the present perfect simple and the present perfect continuous. In many cases, both are equally acceptable. They’ve been working here for a long time but Andy has worked … Continue reading

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Getting personal information

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Conditional clauses

Some of you may find it difficult to use conditional sentences in English properly. However, it is not that hard. You just need to have the possible different constructions clear and practice them as many times as you can both … Continue reading

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