Monday, 22 January 2018

The Write Right Project

What a great opportunity, to be able to discuss daily issues of great importance with partners from around the globe! What a great way to become Citizens of the World!

This time we collaborate with our partner school in USA for a writing project.
I know you are womdering: How can we write collaboratively? Well, there's no limit to what creative minds -with a little help of modern technology- can do! 

1. Log in this link

2. Click on your number
1. Michael
2. Diana
3. Eva
4. Marianna
5. Deppy
6. Spryros
7. Tony
8. Dimitra

26. Prokopis
27. Athena
28. Margaret
29. Joanna
30. Christina
31. Alex

3. Write your essay on the subject:
Research shows that doing random acts of kindness considerably raises happiness levels in people of all ages. Why do you think this is? What such acts have you done or are planning to do in the future?

4. Connect with the document while in class and see LIVE as your partners in USA are editing your work and helping you improve with real life language!

Group 36 - Spyros
Group 37 - Tony
Group 38- Dimitra
Group 39 - Mariana
Group 40 - Diana
Group 41- Deppy
Group 42 - Eva
Group 43 - Michael

Group 44 - Alex
Group 45 - Christine
Group 46 - Margaret
Group 57 - Joanna
Group 58 - Prokopis
Group 59 - Athina

Monday, 18 December 2017

B2 is rumored to understand Passive Voice!

Study Passive with Reporting Verbs here

4. Passive reporting structures - putting it all together

Exercise 4Make passive sentences starting with the words in italics. Don't use contractions and don't add any punctuation.
1.It is felt that the project is too expensive.
2.It was said that the tax changes helped poorer people.
3.It is alleged that a fight between rival fans broke out after the match.
4.It has been reported that more bad weather is on the way.
5.It was believed that the company were about to announce redundancies.
6.It was later considered that his behaviour had been unacceptable.
7.It is expected that new supplies will arrive soon.
8.It had been claimed that the drug was perfectly safe.
9.It is presumed that everybody escaped unharmed from the wreckage.
10.It is now thought that the number of injured is lower than was feared.

Monday, 27 November 2017

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Never have I had so much fun in my life

Here's the good news: You alredy know inversion well and you use it quite often when you speak!
You say: Can a parent forget his child?

In the same way, the verb takes the form of a question when the sentence starts with a negative verb.

There are different occasions you use Inversion with.

You can learn and practice here

If I were you, I'd... what would you do if... you saw an alien?

Now, you may want to improve your Conitional skills!
To do that, visit this page.
There are the rules for you, visual learners
and practice for everyone!
Do activities 1-8 BEFORE only if you want to be successful at your B2 exams!

If I were you, I'd love to be a MILLIONAIRE!

Kleanthis is taking us singing today...

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Rule no 3

Now, A song to practise the future tense
Here is a song by the Black Eyed Peas to practise the future tense and your pronunciation.
First, listen to the song and pay attention to the lyrics

Activity 1: Now go to the lyricstraining website to fill in the blanks in the song lyrics:
Activity 2: Finally, go to the Black Eyed Peas official website. Find the latest news about them and write about them in a comment to this post. You can also include your opinion about this band, your favourite songs, etc.

1. Before Mt. Everest was discovered, what was the highest mountain in the world?
2. What word in the English language is always spelled incorrectly?
6. Billie was born on December 28th, yet her birthday always falls in the summer. How is this possible?

Practice herehere here and here