R Hello, This is room 6X3. Elicit her opinion of the holiday. Check answers, getting Sts to read the full sentences. Play the audio once the whole way through. Ozzie Clark and Celia were fashion designers and they had a very successful clothes shop in London.
And then he kept taking photos! But Ispent more time with Rob Walker. Celia is wearing a long dress, and in fact she was expecting a baby at that time. You might also want to check that Sts know how to say an email address, e. If your Sts did English File Elementary, theywill already be familiar with the characters. Then play it again, pausing if necessary, for Sts to make notes. This was because Hockney had a lot of problems painting his feet. For voiced sounds they should feel a vibration in their throat, but not for unvoiced sounds.
Encourage them to copy the rhythm. On the left there's a man. And the holiday just showed how different we are. What does she look like? It says here 181 miles. Usually in a painting the married couple are close together, but in this painting they are separated by a big open window, which symbolizes the distance between them. In this painting the man is sitting and woman Is standing. Students can watch and listen to the Practical English video on their iTutor.
Typical mistake: The man in the picture wears a hat. Then Charlotte goes on a date with each man. If the speaker is Jenny, they will be listening to an American accent, but they do not need to copy the accent when they repeat her phrases. If Sts want to use an indefinite article, they should use some, e. Make sure Sts understand the meaning of mention. Elicit from the class how to say the questions, and the meaning of toget in touch withsomebody.
Deal with any other new vocabulary. Every lesson in English File Pre-intermediate has a speaking activity which activates grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation. Put Sts in pairs, A and B, and get them to sit face-to- face if possible. What time is it now? We have chosen material we hope students will want to listen to. Play the audio once the whole way through for Sts to mark the sentences T true or F false. Mr and Mrs Clark and Percy is a very big painting, approximately three metres wide and two metres high. It's sure to be a disaster! Now play the audio once the whole way through for Sts just to listen.
Get Sts to compare with a partner, and then check answers. Play again pausing for Sts to repeat the words. Get Sts to compare with a partner, and then check answers. What do Pre-intermediate students need? Get Sts to compare with a partner, and then check answers. The irregular verbs need to be learnt, but Sts already know the most common ones. This is followed by a pronunciation focus on the 3rd person -s ending, and the lesson ends with Sts describing amember of their family in detail, and writing a short description.
Finally, go through the Regular past simple verbs box with the class. Make sure Sts understand the meaning ofpunctual. Let Sts test each other or test round the class. Get Sts to compare with a partner, and then check answers. Go through the instructions with them carefully and make sure Sts are clear what they have to do. Jenny It's great to see you too.
The style interview Id, M , and M Last weekend Sven's weekend What did you really do at the weekend? Get Sts to compare with a partner, and then check answers, making sure where relevant Sts say why an answer is true or false. Sometimes I get up late on Saturday. Tell Sts to go back to the main lesson 2A. Focus on the exercises for 1C on p. There's nothing worse than being in a very small room with someone when you're not getting on very well. Elicit questions in the past simple, e. You could warn them that one ofthem is a phone number.