Englisch - Auffrischungskurs
Kurs Nr.: R502521
Thursday, from 07.30 p.m. to 09.00 p.m.
Beginning: September 20th, 2012. New End: May 23rd, 2013 (until further notice)
Rheinberg Schulzentrum, Raum-Nr. 039
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October 11th, 18th (Autumn Holidays)
November 01st (All Saints' Day)
December 27th, 2012 (Christmas Holidays)
January 03rd, 2013 (Christmas Holidays)
March 28th (Easter Holidays)
April 04th (Easter Holidays)
May 09th (Ascension Day)
May 16th (organisatory reasons)
nine participants only. Therefore our class has 24 double lessons.
Arbeitsgrundlage des Kurses ist das neue Lehrwerk:
A New Start - Refresher A2, Cornelsen Verlag (ISBN 3-464-20238-8), ab Lektion 1
Letzte Themen und Hausaufgaben (Latest Topics and Homework)
Among other things we talked
about the consumers' behaviour in supermarkets and the attempts to influence
them. The keywords are shelf placement, i.e. eye-level shelving,
waist-level, knee-level, and ankle-level. Click
here if you want to read more.
Earlier Topics and Homework
|Apr 25th, 2013||Among other things we talked about the consumers' behaviour in supermarkets and the attempts to influence them. The keywords are shelf placement, i.e. eye-level shelving, waist-level, knee-level, and ankle-level. Click here if you want to read more.|
|Apr 18th, 2013||
We talked about the bomb attack at the Boston Marathon as well as about Margaret Thatcher's funeral.
While talking about exercise no. 1, we had a discussion about the auxiliary and the modal auxiliary verbs.
|Apr 11th, 2013||We had one major question: who was Margaret Thatcher?|
|Mar 21st, 2013||Unfortunately, today's lesson has to be cancelled.|
|Mar 14th, 2013||
We talked about the new pope and reminisced about the time when there were only three TV channels.
homework: read the texts on p. 8 and do the exercise no. 1.
|Mar 07th, 2013||We finished talking about the present perfect simple tense. Next lesson, please bring the book.|
|Feb 28th, 2013||
Apart from other things we talked about the Oscars, the film Argo, and the historic event it is based upon.
|Feb 21st, 2013||We talked about many things and with our exercise about the present perfect tense, we have come as far as sentence #10.|
|Feb 14th, 2013||We talked about many things like Carnival or job interviews. Next week we are going on with the present perfect simple tense.|
|Feb 07th, 2013||It was a wonderful one-to-one lesson. Next week it is business as usual.|
|Jan 31st, 2013||Unfortunately, today's lesson must be cancelled.|
|Jan 24th, 2013||
We had a very lively discussion about celebrities in the jungle.
We started talking about the present perfect tense. Click here to download the information sheet and the homework about the present perfect simple tense.
|Jan 17th, 2013|
|Jan 10th, 2013||We finished the exercise on the verbs of perception. Next lesson we are discussing the second exercise, i.e. verbs that are not to be used with progressive tenses.|
|Dec 20th, 2012||We puzzled over a Christmas quiz and we sang 'Let It Snow' and 'Jingle Bells'.|
|Dec 13th, 2012||
We talked about this prank phone call, which apparently led to the suicide of a nurse, and I must admit that I was obviously ill-informed about the locations: Kate was not hospitalized in Australia but in London. The call came from an Australian radio station.
We started talking about verbs that normally are not used with progressive tenses..
|Dec 06th, 2012||We finished talking about the past tense.|
|Nov 29th, 2012||We started talking about the past tense.|
|Nov 22nd, 2012||
We discussed the present tense, and there are still some sentences to be talked about. After that it is the past tense.
We also talked about Thanksgiving in the US.
|Nov 15th, 2012||
We talked a bit about president Obama's re-election and about the CIA scandal.
We also started talking about the present tense. Click here to get the information and exercise sheets.
|Nov 08th, 2012||Unfortunately, today's lesson must be cancelled.|
|Oct 25th, 2012||We mainly talked about to do and to have as auxiliary verbs and the tenses that can be formed with them. We must still take a look at to be as an auxiliary.|
|Oct 04th, 2012||We realized the necessity of taking a close look at the tenses, so this is what we are going to do after the autumn holidays.|
|Sep 27th, 2012||
We read the two texts on page 8, asked Yes/No-questions with 'to be', 'can', and 'have got', and we had a closer look at 'to be' and his present tense forms.
Besides, it is quite convenient when you have a garage and a driveway with some light. Therefore you do not only need lamps but things like a main distribution board (= Hauptverteilungskasten:), some cable sleeves (= Kabelmuffen), and some distribution boxes (= Abzweigdosen).
|Sep 20th, 2012||
As there were not enough books, we had a wonderful lesson with a lot of talking.