Английский язык (Intermediate)

Для кого этот курс

Продвинутый курс английского языка позволяют учащимся уверенно выражать свои чувства и эмоции, справляться с большинством практических задач, требующих знания языка на уровне Intermediate(средний уровень).

Чему вы научитесь

  • Свободно излагать свои мысли на высоком уровне
  • Вести и поддерживать беседы

Программа курса

  • What a wonderful world! Social expressions: Never mind! It's my round. You must be joking!
  • Грамматика: Auxiliary verbs do, be, have. Naming the tenses. Questions and negatives. Short answers.
  • Словарь: Sounds and spelling: meat /I:/, great /ei/. Silent letters: knee /ni:/.
  • Чтение: Topic. «Wonders of the modern world».
  • Лексика: Information gap — The life of a Times journalist. Discussion — What's the most important invention?
  • Аудирование: Topic. «A group of people talk about their wonders of the modern world».
  • Письмо: Correcting language mistakes in an informal letter. Symbols for correction.
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  • Happiness! Numbers. Money, fractions, decimals, percentages, phone numbers, dates.
  • Грамматика: Present time. Present Simple and Continuous. Action and state verbs walk, know. Present passive.
  • Словарь: Sports and leisure activities play tennis, go swimming, do aerobics.
  • Чтение: Topic. «Sister Wendy, TV star» — the nun who is also a TV star.
  • Лексика: Discussion — What's important to you in life? Clothes? Travel? Talking about favorite sports.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «Three people talk about their favorite sport or leisure activity».
  • Письмо: Descriptive writing. Describing a person. Adverbs of degree quite young rather attractive.
2 5
  • Telling tales. Giving opinions. What did you think of the play? It was boring!
  • Грамматика: Past time. Past Simple and Continuous. Past Simple and Past Perfect. Past passive.
  • Словарь: Art, music and literature chapter, orchestra. Verbs and nouns that together paint a portrait.
  • Чтение: Topic. «The writer, the painter and the musician» (jigsaw).
  • Лексика: Talking about your favorite poem, piece, piece of music, or painting. Exchanging information about a famous writer, painter and musician.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «The holiday that wasn't — a frightening holiday experience».
  • Письмо: Writing a narrative. My worst holiday. Adverbs suddenly, however.
2 5
  • Doing the right thing. Requests and offers. Could you…? Can you…? I'll… Shall I…?
  • Грамматика: Modal verbs (1). Obligation and permission can, have to, allowed to, must, mustn't, should.
  • Словарь: Adjectives that describe people punctual friendly. Word formation behave — behaviour,stranger — strange.
  • Чтение: Topic. «A world guide to good manners» — how to behave properly in different parts of the world.
  • Лексика: Talking about school rules. Nationality stereotypes. Discussion — the rules of etiquette in different countries.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «School days long ago. Entertaining friends in three different countries».
  • Письмо: Filling in a form.
2 5
  • On the move. Travelling around. Using public transport. Requests in a hotel.
  • Грамматика: Future forms going to and will. Present Continuous.
  • Словарь: The weather storm, shower, chilly, freezing.
  • Чтение: Topic. «If it's Tuesday we must be in Munich» — American tourists in Europe.
  • Лексика: Arranging to meet. Class survey — favourite holidays.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «The geography of the British Isles» — a weather forecast.
  • Письмо: Sending a fax.
2 5
  • Likes and dislikes. Signs and soundbites. Dry clean only. I'm just looking, thank you.
  • Грамматика: Questions with like. Do you like tea? What's she like? Verb patterns want to do, enjoy meeting.
  • Словарь: Words that go together tall people, historic town, rich food.
  • Чтение: Topic. «In search of (good) English food» — a history of English food.
  • Лексика: Talking about food, cooking and restaurants. Exchanging information about capital cities.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «Two English people talk about living in New York; an American gives her impressions of living in London» (jigsaw).
  • Письмо: Descriptive writing (2). Describing a room. Relative pronouns who, which, that, where, whose.
2 5
  • The world of work. On the telephone. Do you want to hold? Can I take a message? Leaving a message on an answer phone.
  • Грамматика: Present Perfect Simple. Present Perfect vs. Past Simple. Present Perfect passive.
  • Словарь: Multi-word verbs look after us, turn on the light.
  • Чтение: Topic. «The modern servant» — the nanny, the cook and the gardener (jigsaw)".
  • Лексика: Exchanging information about the lives of three modern servants. Roleplay — choosing a career. Discussion — retirement.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «Thomas Wilson — a retired man talks to his granddaughter about his life».
  • Письмо: Formal letters. A letter of application.
2 5
  • Imagine! Making suggestions. Let's go shopping! You ought to ask for a pay rise.
  • Грамматика: Conditionals. First conditional. Second conditional. Zero conditional. Time clauses when, as soon as.
  • Словарь: Base and strong adjectives big, huge. Modifying adverbs very big, absolutely enormous.
  • Чтение: Topic. «Who wants to be a millionaire? We do!» — the ups and downs of winning a fortune.
  • Лексика: Maze — you've won 5m. Where will your life go from here? Discussion — Which charity would you give to?
  • Аудирование: Song — «Who wants to be a millionaire?» Three charity appeals — Which one would you give to?
  • Письмо: Words that join ideas. Linking devices and comment adverbs in an informal letter although, however, actually, anyway.
2 5
  • Relationships. Agreeing and disagreeing. So do I! Neither do I!
  • Грамматика: Modal verbs (2). Probability (present and past) must/be, might/have been, can't/go, could/have gone.
  • Словарь: Character adjectives sociable, easy-going.
  • Чтение: Topic. «The man who planted trees» — a short story by Jean Giono, which shows how the actions of one person can change the world.
  • Лексика: Quiz — What sort of person are you? Class survey about brothers and sisters.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «Two people talk about their families — one from a large family, the other an only child».
  • Письмо: Sentence combination. Describing a person and a place.
2 5
  • Obsessions. Complaining too much, not enough. The soup's too salty.
  • Грамматика: Present Perfect Continuous. Simple vs Continuous. Present Perfect vs Past Simple. Time expressions since I left school, until I met Jack.
  • Словарь: Compound nouns postcard, post office, dining room.
  • Чтение: Topic. «Death cigarettes? You must be joking!» — an interview with the man who markets a cigarette called Death".
  • Лексика: Discussion — the right to smoke? Exchanging information about two collectors. Guessing game.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «Collectors and their collections» (jigsaw).
  • Письмо: Beginning and ending letters, formal and informal.
2 5
  • Tell me about it! Informal language ninety quid. What's up with him?
  • Грамматика: Indirect questions. I don't know where he lives. Question tags. It's a lovely day, isn't it?
  • Словарь: Verbs and nouns that go together whistle a tune. Idioms drop someone a line.
  • Чтение: Topic. «You ask…we answer» — questions and answers from a science magazine.
  • Лексика: Information gap — Madame Tussaud's. Stories of forgetfulness.
  • Аудирование: Topic. «The forgetful generation» — a radio programme.
  • Письмо: Producing a class poster. For and against — living in the city what is more, on the plus side.
3 5
  • Two weddings, a birth and a funeral!
  • Грамматика: Reported speech. Reported statements and questions. Reported commands.
  • Словарь: Words connected with birth, marriage and death honeymoon, pram. Practice of the phonetic script.
  • Postscript: Saying sorry. Pardon? Excuse me! Social situations.
  • Чтение: Topic. «David Copperfield» — an extract about the day of David's birth from the novel by Charles Dickens.
  • Лексика: Discussion — What are the customs connected with births, weddings and funerals? The day I was born!
  • Аудирование: Topic. «Two people give statements to the police» (jigsaw). A poem — «Funeral blues» by W H Auden.
  • Письмо: Correcting language mistakes in an informal letter.
2 5
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