Here you have two interesting video lessons on the English conditional forms. In the first video lesson we can see how the first, second, and third conditional are formed and used in English. Finally you can do the quiz on all conditionals
Category: Level 5
A few years ago, small-ads offering the best job in the world appeared in newspapers around the world. What was this job about? Watch the video and do the comprehension test.
This is the listening sample test for the advanced level published by the Department of Education of Murcia. Read the questions before listening to the recording.
Some say given enough time, money and instruction, any child can develop a special expertise, but others insist gifted children are born. What do you think? In this video you have some information about the subject. A comprehension test with some feedback is provided.
When a negative or restrictive expression is placed at the beginning of a sentence for emphasis, it is usually followed by auxiliary verb + subject. When there is no auxiliary verb, do is used as auxiliary. These structures are generally rather formal. Check the examples below and take the test included.
At age two, Jake Barnett was diagnosed with autism and his future was unclear. Now at age 13, Jake is a college sophomore and a math and science prodigy. Watch the video about this amazingly bright boy. A comprehension test is included.
The test consists of two texts. Read them and complete the questions. Remember that after taking the test you can check the meaning of any word in the texts just by double-clicking on them.
This is the listening sample test for the advanced level that was published by the Department of Education of Asturias in 2010. The first part is a video featuring an interview to Stephenie Meyer, author of the romance vampire series Twilight. The second part is the recording of a news bulletin. Read the questions before listening to the audio.
Here you have two videos related to the new Spider-Man film “The Amazing Spider-Man”. The first video is the official trailer; the second features an interview to film stars Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone. Comprehension tests with partial transcriptions are included.
Participle clauses are not very common in spoken English; however,you can find lots of examples in written English, maybe because participle clauses can be very useful.