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

UNIT SUMMARY:
Vocabulary
  • Words from the text (give importance to, easy to remember, etc.).
  • Vocabulary review (ignore, fulfil, upgrade, etc.).
Grammar
  • Irregular verbs (see INTRODUCTION & BASIC REVISION).
  • Review: Present verb tenses, Past verb tenses, Perfect verb tenses.
  • Future verb tenses.
Reading
  • A Blog.
Listening
  • A Conversation.
Speaking
  • Meeting Friends (It's been ages, Long time no see, etc.).

UNIT EXERCISES TO DOWNLOAD
1. Present Simple / Present Continuous / Past Simple / Past Continuous
2. Perfect Simple Tenses and Present Perfect Continuous
3. Future Tenses
4. General Review of Tenses

EXTRA EXERCISES FOR REVISION

Check these links (explanations + exercises): 1  2
Revision exercises (download)

Unit 1 - Going Places

UNIT SUMMARY:
Vocabulary
  • Travel ( budget airline, breathtaking, etc.).
  • Words from the text (a clever move, on the move, etc.).
  • Compound adjectives (upbeat, full-time, etc.).
  • Prepositional Phrases (by mistake, on condition, etc.).
 Grammar
  • Present Perfect Continuous & Past Perfect Continuous.
Reading
  • A feature article (Travel Bloggers)
Listening
  • A talk about travel hacking.
  • A radio interview (The Concord plane).
Speaking
  • Describing a holiday (I would..., I'd love to...,etc.).
  • Reaching a decision (It sounds fantastic, I'd like..., etc.).
Writing

  • A description of a place (A pace you've been to/you'd like to visit.).
  • Adjectives and Adverbs (always, very, slowly, etc.).
 SELF-STUDY:

Unit 2- A Healthy Future


UNIT SUMMARY:
Vocabulary
  • Medicine (out of shape, drowsy, etc.).
  • Nouns and Prepositionsns (impact on,solution to, etc.).
  • Phrasal Verbs (1) (put on, break out, use up, etc.).
  Grammar
  • Conditionals and Time Clauses.
  • Wish Clauses.
Reading
  • An Interview.
Listening
  • A Radio Phone-in (health questions).
  • Monologues (jobs related to medicine).
Revision exercises (download)
More exercises with key for self-study (download)

Unit 3- That's Entertaining

  UNIT SUMMARY:
Vocabulary
  • Films (stunts, awesome, etc.).
  • Words from the Text (genders, reflect, etc.).
  • Collocations (make progress, take part, raise one's voice, etc.).
  • Gerunds and Infinitives.
  Grammar
  • The Passive Voice.
  • The Causative.Form (Have/Get something done).
 Reading
  • A Film Blog.
Listening
  • Vox Pops (Going to the cinema).
  • A Talk about special effects.
Speaking
  • Making Plans (How about...?, Do you feel like...?).
 Writing
  • A Film Review
  • Run-0n Sentences (Use of capital letters, full stops and connectors).
Revision exercises (download)
More exercises with key for self-study (download)

  Unit 4- World of Work

  UNIT SUMMARY:

Vocabulary 
  • Work and Jobs (teamwork, sick leave, etc.).
  • Words from the Text (nonsense, resign, clerk, etc.).
  • Pronouns (himself, each other, etc.).
  • Common Expressions (dead-end job, tricks of the trade, etc.)
 Grammar
  • Dfining & Non-defining Relative Clauses.
     Reading
    • A Short Story.
    Listening
    • A Conversation (Students' plans for the summer).
    • A Radio Interview (a new way to make money).
    Speaking
    • Discussing Jobs (I plan on...-ing, I need to get..., etc.).
    • A Job Interview (I consider myself..., To be honest..., etc.).

    Writing
    • A Formal Letter or E-mail (A Letter of Application).
    • Formal / Informal Language.

    Revision exercises (download)

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     Unit 5- Law and Order


     UNIT SUMMARY:

    Vocabulary 
    • Law and Order (offender, forbidden, etc.).
    • Words from the text (term, bypass, etc.).
    • Phrasal verbs (2) (put down, pick up, etc.).
    • Idioms(turn a blind eye, mend his ways, etc.).
     Grammar
    •  Modals and Modal Perfects.
       Reading
      • An Online Magazine (The Law Magazine).
      Listening
      • A Radio Interview (An unlikely hero).
      Speaking
      • Discussing Rules (It's unfair that..., It would be better if..., etc.).
      • Comparing Pictures (Personally speaking..., I suppose..., etc.).
       Writing
      • A For and Against Essay (Prison is an effective punishment).

      Revision exercises (download)

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       Unit 6- Living Green


       UNIT SUMMARY:

      Vocabulary 
      • The Environment (moisture, large-scale, etc.).
      • Words from the Text (vast, sink, layers, etc.).
      • Verbs and Prepositions (name after, get rid of, etc.).
      • Binomial Expressions (plane and simple, loud and clear, etc.).
       Grammar
      •   Reported Speech.
      Reading
      • A Report (The Return of tghe Mammoth).
      Listening
      • Monologues (Hurricane Harvey).
      • A Radio Programme (People talking about global warming).
      Speaking
      • Discussing Options (Let's take..., Don't forget..., etc.).

      Writing
      • A Summary (A summary from a report).
      • Paraphrasing (Using your own words).


      Revision exercises (download)

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