Category Archives: Unit 1

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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HAVE/GET SOMETHING DONE

               MUM, I CUT MY HAIR!!!!!       HAVE/ GET SOMETHING DONE: We use the structure have/get something done when we want to say that we ask someone else to do something for us. Compare the sentences: … Continue reading

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MAKE YOUR OWN FAMILY TREE

Are you interested in making your own family tree? Need some help? Click here and get started!! Watch this video and find out how interesting knowing about your family history might be:

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LETTERS, LETTERS!!!

Here is a very useful web page for you to improve your writing of formal and informal letters and e-mails. You’ll find many different samples of texts which will surely be useful to you, as well as some helpful advice. Take … Continue reading

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TRACING YOUR ROOTS (and a brief guide to using PODCASTS to improve your LISTENING)

  PODCASTS are a very useful tool when it comes to learning a foreign language. The net gives you the chance to DOWNLOAD a file you can listen to again and again, as many times as you want on your computer. You … Continue reading

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