Wednesday, October 23, 2013

This Week, We Feature Captain Philips On English Attack!

This week, we feature Captain Philips on English Attack! | English Attack! – English 2.0



Karaoke / Music: Pop
A SayWhat? game based on a video clip ofMiley Cyrus.
Improve your listening and comprehension skills with this addictive video karaoke game.


WORD OF THE WEEK

FIREBOAT
Definition in English:
a specialized boat which uses sea water to put out fires on other boats and ships, and on oil rigs or other facilities.


Travel

A visual dictionary on the topic Boats & Ships.
Learn 17 new words and expressions related to this topic. For every vocabulary item there is an illustration, a definition, its use in a sample sentence, and audio pronunciation.

Movies: Drama

An interactive exercise based on the video clip "Stay In Hiding" of Captain Philips.
CLIP SUMMARY IN ENGLISH
In this clip from the film based on the true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in 200 years, Phillips (Tom Hanks) gives instructions to his crew once he realizes that the pirates have boarded his ship.





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Tuesday, October 22, 2013

You Said That To Her? Prosody As Meaning

You Said That To Her? Prosody As Meaning




Using authentic audiovisual resources, especially those drawn from entertainment, can help teach the importance of prosody in oral English language communication.


Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Our New Students In To The Top 1 Teenager Class


These four young girls are 15 years old. They study Saturday afternoons/evenings 16:30 - 19:30. They study in our Teenage Class To The Top 1.