2º Bachillerato


Introduction & basic revision

IRREGULAR VERBS 
  • List 1
  • Irregular verbs list (+ meaning in Spanish) 1  2 
  • Irregular verbs exercises - 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12
  • Irregular verbs tests - 1  2  3  4  5
ADJECTIVES (Comparatives & Superlatives)
 BASIC PREPOSITIONS
BASIC GRAMMAR & VOCABULARY

Check these links (explanations + exercises): 1  2  3

Contents to review: 
  • Use of the article: a/an, the, 0 article.
  • Demostratives: this, these, that, those.
  • Pronouns: personal, reflexive.
  • Question words (Who?, Where?. etc.)
  • There is/are, There was/were, There will be.
  • The Saxon genitive (Peter's CD, etc.)
  • Vocabulary: parts of the body, feelings, entertainment, travel, etc.

Getting Started

Contents to review:
  •  Present Verb Tenses: present simple & continuous.
  • Past Verb Tenses: past simple & continuous.
  • Perfect Verb Tenses: present perfect simple & past perfect simple.
  • Future Verb Tenses: present continuous, be going to, future simple, future continuous, future perfect.
  • Vocabulary: Student's Book, page 5.
Check these links (explanations + exercises): 1  2
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Unit 1

UNIT SUMMARY:

Vocabulary
  • Topic: Words from the text (good-natured, sign, degree, etc.)
  • Topic: Noun & Adjective suffixes (-ment, -tion, -ful, -ible, etc.)
  • Topic: Language: (bilingual, mother tongue, etc.) & Phrasal verbs (talk sb out of, talk sb into, talk down to sb, talk back, talk sth over).
  • Topic: Communication: (whisper, have a heart, etc.)
 Grammar
  • Present perfect simple and continuous
  • Past perfect simple and continuous
  • Future perfect simple
Writing
  • An informative essay (Student's Book, pages 159-160)
  • Connectors of cause and result (Due to, since, therefore, etc.) (Student's Book, page 158)
Reading
  • Strategy: Identifying the main idea (Identificar la idea principal de cada párrafo)
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Unit 2

  UNIT SUMMARY:

Vocabulary
  •  Topic: Words from the text (advertising, spectator, etc.)
  • Topic: Verb Collocations (Keep & Pay)
  • Topic: Finances (decrese, improve, etc.)
  • Topic: Describing adverts (effective, brilliant, etc.)
  Grammar
The Reported Speech

  • Reported Statements
  • Reported questions
  • Reported orders & requests
  • Reported suggestions
  • Reporting verbs
Writing
  • A FOR and AGAINST essay (Student's Book, page 161)
  • Connectors of addition & contrast (but, moreover, etc.) (Student's Book, page 158)
Reading
  • Strategy: Identifying the author's purpose (Identificar el propósito del autor)
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Unit 3

  UNIT SUMMARY:

Vocabulary
  •  Topic: Fame and celebrity (rumour, scandal, wealthy, etc.)
  • Topic: Live entertainment (unknown, costume, huehe hit, etc.)
  • Topic: Phrasal verbs (keep at, live up tp, call off, etc.)
  • Topic: Prepositional verbs (listen to, deal with, provide for, etc.)
  Grammar
The Passive Voice

  • Form
  • Use
  • Changing fron active to passive / passive to active
  • The passive with modal verbs
  • Verbs with two objects
 Causative verbs (Have/Get something done)
  •  Form and use
 Writing
  • A description of an event (Student's Book, page 162)
  • Adjectives and adverbs (Student's Book, page 158)
Reading
  • Strategy: Guessing meaning from context (Adivinar el significado de una palabra por su forma y contexto)
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 Unit 4

  UNIT SUMMARY:

Vocabulary 
  •  Topic: Words from the text (guilty, activist, charged with, etc.) 
  • Topic: The Environment (waste, global warming, landfill, etc.)
  • Topic: Environmental awareness (supplies, damaged, disposed of, etc.)
 Grammar
Conditional clauses  
  • Form
  • Zero conditional
  • First conditional
  • Second conditional
  • Third conditional
 Wish clauses
  •  Form and use
 Writing
  • A summary. (Student's Book, page 163)
  • Paraphrasing (Student's Book, page 55)
  • Useful words: unfortunately, although, during, obviously, etc.
Reading
  • Strategy: Identifying fact and opinion
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Unit 5


 UNIT SUMMARY:

Vocabulary 
  •  Topic: Works and Jobs
  • Topic: Personal characteristics
  • Topic: Idioms
 Grammar
  Relative clauses

  • Relative pronouns
  • Defining and Non-defining relative clauses
  • Formal and Informal structures
 Writing
  • A Formal letter. (Student's Book, page 164)
  • A Curriculum Vitae (Student's Book, page 166)
  • Connectors of Purpose (to, in order to, so that, etc.)
Reading
  • Strategy: Making Inferences
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 Unit 6


 UNIT SUMMARY:

Vocabulary 
  •  Topic: Driving
  • Topic: Road safety
  • Topic: Phrasal Verbs
 Grammar
  Modal verbs

  • Verbs and uses in the Present
  • Modal Perfects
 Writing
  • An Opinion Essay (Student's Book, page 165)
  • Connectors of Contrast (however, although, etc.)
Reading
  • Strategy: Scanning for Information
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