Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a bottle and it becomes the bottle. You put it in a teapot it becomes the teapot. Now, water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.

by Bruce Lee

miércoles, 12 de abril de 2017

Albert didn't pull a fast one on us this time, either!

For those of you who participated in our VI Study trip to the British-Irish Isles, did you like our trip? Edinburgh? Stirling? I hope you did and I hope you weren't deceived.

Find out what the expression: 'to pull a fast one on or with somebody' means (The English We Speak, BBC Learning English)



Listening exercise to do: How does your food affect your mood? (6 Minute English, BBC Learning English)

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REVISION EXERCISES included in Mock exams (1º Bach) in my site.

58. RELATIVE CLAUSES. Insert the second sentence into the first one by means of a relative clause.

1. The article is about the robbery at the bank. I wrote it yesterday.
2. I've just forgotten the title of the book. This book is based on a true story. This story happened some years ago.
3. Have you ever been to Hawaii? It belongs to the United States.
4. I was in the cinema. Your father sometimes works there.
5. The detective was watching the men. He had been speaking with them the day before.

59. Put the sentences into the PASSIVE VOICE :

1. Didn't anybody ever teach you how to behave?
2. One cannot eat an orange if nobody has peeled it.
3. They did nothing until he came.
4. Somebody will meet the visitors at the station.
5. Her beauty struck me deeply.
6. The white people took this land from the Apaches.

60. Put these sentences into REPORTED SPEECH: (Link them)

1. John told Mary: "Have you had anything to eat? What would you like? We can go to the cinema afterwards."
2. She answered him: "No, I haven't. Have you had any soup? But I don't want to go to the cinema, we can stay at home."
3. John said: "Don't be boring. There's a funny film in the cinema near your parents' house. We could go there afterwards."
4. Mary said: "Please, let's stay here. I want to talk to you about our future."
5. John said : "If that's what you want, I'll phone my parents and tell them we are not going tonight. We can go tomorrow."

61. CONDITIONALS.  Complete the following sentences:

1. If I wanted to pass this exam, ....
2. Sing me your song, if ....
3. Would you have gone to the Moon if .... ?
4. The doctor will tell you the name of your illness, ....
5. If I were Robert Redford, .....

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