Showing posts with label vocabulary. Show all posts
Showing posts with label vocabulary. Show all posts

Friday, 4 November 2016

Human Migrations. Vocabulary

Here below there are a lot of words about human migration and their Spanish translations. You can use them in your history and geography lessons. First, study the flashcards, and then, play the games.

















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Sunday, 1 November 2015

Politics. Vocabulary and Games

Here below there are a lot of words about politics and their Spanish translations. You can use them in your history and sociology lessons. First, study the flashcards, and then, play the games.

Sunday, 4 October 2015

Spelling Bee

The Spelling Bee is a US website that will help you improve your spelling and learn new words. Click on the link, choose your grade level, write your name and follow the instructions. You will hear full sentences and you must fill in the gaps. If you can't recognize the word at first try, click on the question mark sign for help. Don't forget to check your score once you've finished.
Check it out!



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Saturday, 22 March 2014

At the classroom. Language for the learner

When your lessons are in English, you need to know some elementary phrases to communicate with your teacher and your classmates. Here are some of them. After studying the flashcards, you can do activities and play games.

Friday, 14 March 2014

Classroom Language for the Teacher

Here below you will find some usual phrases to be used in the classroom. It's basically language for the teacher and translations into Spanish. You can listen to the pronunciation of sentences and check your spelling. You can even play games. Have a look at the flashcards.

Sunday, 9 March 2014

The Internet Game

In order to play the game below you must answer the questions correctly. They are all about internet vocabulary. If you pick up the right option, you will have the chance to play. If you don't, you will miss a turn but you will see the correct answer highlighted in green, so learn it for the next time.
Read the instructions of the game before you start and enjoy yourself.



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Saturday, 1 March 2014

The Internet

English is a global language and that means that most of the websites you find are usually in English. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn some useful words. Here you will see some of the most common words to surf the net and use all it has for you. Study the flashcards below, learn how to pronounce the words and play the games.



Monday, 24 February 2014

The Desktop. Wordshoot Game

Here's a wordshoot game to test how much you know about a computer desktop and what you can find there. Just read the definitions and shoot the matching word. There are many levels, each one is more difficult than the other. If you play several times and read carefully, you will learn the words fast.

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Sunday, 23 February 2014

The Desktop

When you start your computer, the first thing you see is the desktop. There you can see icons with folders or files you have saved. Look at these flashcards and learn some of the things you can see and use. You can also play games and practise spelling.

Saturday, 22 February 2014

Describing things and learning antonyms

Do you know what antonyms are? Antonyms are words that have opposite meanings. Here's a fun game to learn adjectives and their opposites. Just make pairs of antonyms and get to the next level. Watch out! The game gets more and more difficult.

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Friday, 14 February 2014

What are you going to watch?

Do you have a favourite TV show? Do you prefer games and quizzes or fiction? Do you watch the news every day? Do you watch TV just to spend some time or only if you're interested in the programme? Do you tend to do channel-hopping? Whatever your preferences are, try this game to check your vocabulary. Choose the programmes that fit the descriptions best. Good luck!

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Saturday, 8 February 2014

The Computer. Hovercraft Game

How much do you know about the parts of a computer? Can you answer the ten questions of the game below correctly? If you do so, you will have the chance to play The Hovercraft Racing game. The race lasts for ten laps. You have to drive as fast as possible in order to win. Press the up arrow to apply the thrust. Press the left and right arrows to turn. Remember this is just a virtual game. Things are much more dangerous in real life.

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The Computer. Vocabulary for CLIL and Bilingual programs

Technology is everywhere. You must know basic words about new technologies and these flashcards will surely help you learn them. When we are working with the computer, sometimes we only find information in English. So these words are important for everybody. Study the flashcards and play the games to practise.

Saturday, 25 January 2014

At the airport

Hello everybody! I'm heading for the airport now for a business trip. The airport is a huge place, lucky thing there are signals and boards everywhere to help passengers. Do you know where to go and what you can find in an airport? Try this game. You just have to match words to their definitions. Read the instructions of the game first and have fun. There are many levels and difficulty gets higher and higher. In the meantime, you can learn a lot of words.

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Sunday, 27 October 2013

Irregular Plurals. Word Games

Here's a series of word games to learn irregular plurals. You can play online and revise these words. In this entry, you will find a wordsearch, a crossword, a hangman game and a word scramble. When you finish you can refresh the page and get more words. I hope you'll have a good time.







Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Easter

Would you like to know how to say in English words about Easter? And would you like to learn about Easter traditions in English-speaking countries? These flashcards will help you. Then, you can test your knowledge with spelling and listening activities. You can play games too. Happy Easter!

Sunday, 17 March 2013

Happy St Patrick's Day, folks

Today is Saint Patrick's Day. He is the saint patron of Ireland. He brought Christianism to the country and there are many legends about him. One of them says he drove all the snakes out of the country. Study these flashcards to know more. You can test your vocabulary skills if you do the exercises below. Read, listen, learn to spell and play the games. Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

Friday, 1 March 2013

Matching Game. Baby Animals

Hi! Have you studied the names of baby animals? If so, don't miss out on this game. Choose the correct answer on the screen to match adult animals to baby animals. If your answer is right, the square will go green and you will have the chance to play the Heroic Ants game. Help the ant to reach the farthest distance possible. Click and pull the string to set the throwing angle and power. You can try as many times as you wish. How many animal names can you remember? Can you make the ant travel farther and farther? Good luck!



  Heroic Ants Game. Baby Animals


Animals and their babies

Hi! I am a turkey. Do you know the name for a baby turkey? A baby turkey is a poult. You can learn more by studying this set of flashcards. In the first falshcard, you will see the names of baby animals, and in the second one you will find the name of the matching adult animal. Some names are the same. For example, a cub is the baby of a lion, a tiger or a bear. Some other names are very similar. For example, duck and duckling or pig and piglet. There are also names of baby animal which are very different from the names of their matching adults. With a bit of practice, you will learn them all.


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Animals and Baby Animals

Hello! I am a squirrel and I am here to help you learn the names of some animals. Some are adults and some others are babies. Click on the arrows to study the flashcards. If you want to know how to pronounce the names, click on the loudspeaker icon. Then, click on the link below the flashcards to do spelling and listening activities or play games. How many animals can you remember?