Category Archives: B1

The Hidden Power of Smiling

Did you know that your smile is a superpower? In this funny and dynamic TED talk, Ron Gutman shows results of some research about smiling and how it affects our lives.

This video-based lesson is prepared for less proficient students (B1+). Apart from standard vocabulary tasks, there is also some grammar – comparison of make sb vs let sb. There is also plenty of opportunities to use that grammar point in practice.

ACTIVITIES (Worksheet PDF)

1.- GRAMMAR: do exercise 1 on grammar.

2.- DISCUSSION: answer the 4 questions about smiling.

3.- VOCABULARY: do exercises 3 and 4 on vocabulary.

4.- VIDEO: watch the video and do exerises 5 (True or False) and 6 (answer the questions)

 

2.- Listening Practice (B1)

 

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Topic-based listening activities to help you improve your listening skills.

Today´s topic is PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION:

1.- What´s your worst quality?

2.- Superstitions

1.-Listening Practice (B1)

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Topic-based listening activities to help you improve your listening skills.

Today´s topic is TRAVELLING:

1.- Budget hotel rooms

2.- How to do in London