The Angry Olympics continues with an argument about who won what and when – a perfect opportunity to look at TIME phrases!
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Lots of EMOTION today as Mrs Mildly Angry Carrot Face talks about her win in the pool and shares the secret of her success. Grammar point? Giving opinions and talking about how you feel.
Back in the pool today and the Angry Family are trying to embody the Olympic motto – Faster Higher Stronger – and bicker a lot about who is fastest, thinnest and best! Today’s grammar point? The comparative and superlative! (Good vocabulary list at the end!)
Today, we’re in the pool and waiting to start but someone is holding us up. Who MIGHT it be? Grammar today? Podría – might, and a declaration about the universal right to wear a bikini!
Competition begins and today, the Angry Family help with some directions – or they try to help her! Grammar point? Positions and directions
Day three of Angry Olympics, and we reach the Opening Ceremony. What is GOING TO happen? Today’s grammar point is the simple future using the present tense of IR A and the infinitive, as well as how to make the phrase negative.
What should the Angry family do today? DECISIONS! DECISIONS! Grammar for today? how to say ‘should’ using DEBER and the conditional tense.
I’ve just rediscovered these wonderful videos and in the run up to the Olympics, I’ll be posting one every day. Whilst they’re based on the Beijing Olympics, they look at specific language points each time and are funny! Today’s episode, CAN CAN, looks at PODER – to be able to, as well as transport vocabulary.
Another magnificent clip from Youtube – this time intended to explain the useage of SER and ESTAR – both meaning ‘to be’ in Spanish. The rap made me smile – important when you’re feeling all bunged up with cold! See what you think! (The rap starts at 55 seconds.) They’ve made another rap called POR […]
I was speaking in Brighton about the wonders of Youtube several weeks ago, and showed one of my favourite videos – Conjugations Back. if you haven’t seen it, you’ve missed a treat! Check it out NOW! Then there was Cry me a verb Some great dancing in this one! Well, today I think I found […]