Monthly Archives: April 2008
READ THE TEXT BELOW AND THINK OF THE WORD WHICH BEST FITS EACH SPACE.
USE ONLY ONE WORD IN EACH SPACE. CONTRACTIONS COUNT AS ONE WORD.
SHOPPING AND THE INTERNET
In Baltimore we have just got a new shopping mall and it´s __________(1) huge! It´s one of the __________(2) shopping complexes __________(3) the USA. It has a movie theatre with more __________(4) 20 screens; there are enormous entertainment areas and __________(5) 7000 parking spaces.
During __________(6) opening weekend two weeks ago, the place was crowded with __________(7) and it was impossible __________(8) avoid the huge traffic queues __________(9) get into the mall. And since thet opening weekend people __________(10) just come to look. They´re buying, __________(11). They´ve already __________(12) several million dollars on all kind of stuff and this is just the beginning…..
__________(13) on the Internet isn´t a success like that, _____________(14). You can´t deny it´s growing, but very __________(15). People __________(16) seem to prefer the real offline experience to buying things from the comfort of their __________(17) home. But why?
One recent report shows that people only start buying __________(18) the web when they´ve been Internet users for some time. So people in Sweden, _________(19) have had the Internet for quite a few years, are better customers than people from France, as they haven´t had the Internet for as long. You __________(20) to feel safe and comfortable before you shop online!!
I HOPE YOU FIND THIS CLOZE EASIER! WE´LL DISCUSS THE POSSIBLE RIGHT ANSWERS ON TUESDAY. HAPPY BANK HOLIDAY!!
LISTEN TO THE SONG. “SAY” AND “TELL” ARE THE TWO MOST COMMON REPORTING VERBS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE.
WHAT´S THE DIFFERENCE IN USE BETWEEN THEM?
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THE SONG THERE ARE SOME VERY GOOD EXERCISES DEVISED BY Palacios Cobos & Mª Isabel Pérez Torres. HAVE A LOOK AT THE LINK BELOW.
DO YOU UNDERSTAND THE POPULAR SAYING”?
WHAT DO WE SAY IN SPANISH?
LET´S TALK ABOUT THE WEATHER! LOOK AT THE PICTURES .
WHAT´S THE WEATHER LIKE?