2013 New Year Resolutions

2013

A New Year’s resolution is a commitment to improve yourself  in the coming year. Have you thought about your new year’s resolutions yet? It isn’t too late, here is a quick worksheet that will get you practicing your English and get you thinking.

Enjoy. 🙂

More Comparative Adjectives

 

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Comparative Adjectives

1. Jeremy is 10 years old. Julie is 8 years old.

Jeremy is (old) _______________Julie

2. Triglav is 2,864 metres high. Snežnik is 1,796 metres high.

Triglav is (high) _______________ Snežnik..

 

3. An ocean is (large) _________________ a sea.

4. A Rolls Royce costs a lot of money.A Twingo costs less money.

A Rolls Royce is (expensive) _______________ a Twingo.

5. William’s exam results were okay. Fred’s results were very poor. Fred’s results were (bad) _______________ William’s.

6. This exercise is not difficult.

It’s (easy) ___________________ I expected.

7. The weather is not good today. Unfortunately, it’s raining.

I hope the weather will be (good) _______________ at the weekend.

8. People are not friendly in big cities.

They are usually (friendly) __________________ in small towns.

9. The sun is (big) ________________ the moon.

10. People say that some languages are (difficult) _______________ to learn _______________ English.

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Answers.doc

The Oregon Trail – Past Simple

 

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The answers .doc

Time to get up! – Phrasal Verbs with Get.

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Complete each sentence with the correct form of a phrasal verb.

  1. I don’t ____________________ with my partner’s parents. I really think they hate me.
  2. Can you please __________________ the car? We are going to be late unless we hurry.
  3. ___________________ from the edge, you might fall in!
  4. I ____________________ the train just as it was leaving.
  5. It is sometimes difficult to ___________________ a disappointing result.
  6. She _____________________ not doing her homework yesterday.
  7. Do you think I can ____________________ in London with £20 pounds a day?
  8. ____________________ there and tidy your room!
  9. What bus stop do we need to _______________________ at?
  10. Did you ____________________ the pen you lent John yesterday?
  11. I couldn’t ____________________ this morning.
  12. I really love ____________________ at the disco.

get away – get in – get over – get along – get into – get on

get by – get away with – get up – get off – get back – get down

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Past Simple: Irregular Verbs and Negative Form

 

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Cartoon Time with Present Simple ‘Be’

Fill the gaps with the correct present simple forms of the verb be.

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Adverbs of Frequency – Prepositions of place, movement and time


Worksheet – jpg

Answers and Suggestions – doc

Present Simple – Positive and Questions

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Answers and Suggestions – doc

My first days at work – Past Simple regular and irregular.

Complete the paragraphs using the past simple form of the verbs below.

make – have – not cook – work – arrive – clean – be – wash – be – not start – teach – have

I remember my first day working at the restaurant in 2009. I _________________ at 7:30, but I __________________ my shift until 8:00. I __________________ from 8:00 to 1:00 and then I _________________ my lunch break. My new colleagues __________________ me a lot even on my first day. It _________________ a great start to my career.

However, the head chef ________________horrible to me on the second. He __________________ me work very hard. I _________________ plates, _________________ the floors, and I _________________ anything. I _________________ a terrible day.

My first days at work – Worksheet.

My first days at work – Worksheet Answers.