Monday, 25 May 2009


You are expected to visit the blog once a week your participation will be considered in your final marks as any other activity in the class. ;-)

Saturday, 23 May 2009

A new item

As you can see, there's a new item in the blog. In each post you'll find a podcast with the words "listen now".

If you click on it, you'll be able to listen to what is written in the post.

Hope you enjoy it!

Friday, 22 May 2009

Sentence construction

Put a text into sentences. When you finish, tell us how well you did it:

Tuesday, 19 May 2009

Sorry, by Madonna

Watch the following video and listen to the song. After that, try to complete the lyrics.

Who is Madonna singing to?
What do you think has happened?
What does she mean by "I can't take it anymore"?


Je suis desolé
Lo siento
Ik ben droevig
Sono spiacente

I've ___________ it all before...

I don't ___________ hear
I don't ___________ know
Please don't say you're sorry
I've ___________ it all before
And I can take care of myself
I don't ___________ hear
I don't ___________ know
Please don't say ___________ me
I've seen it all before
And I can't take it anymore

You're not half the ___________ you think you are
___________your words because you've gone too far
And listen to your ___________ and all your___________
(listen to your stories)
You're not half the ___________you’d like to be


Don't explain ___________cause talk is ___________
There's more ___________things than hearing you speak
You stay because I made it so convenient
Don't explain ___________you'll never see

Gomen nasai
Mujhe maaf kardo
Proshtchenija proshu
Forgive me

Sorry sorry sorry sorry...
I've heard it all before


Don't explain ___________cause talk is ___________
There's more ___________things than hear you speak

I've ___________ it all before...

Thursday, 14 May 2009


Listen to the following information from and do the activity below.

Say if the following statements are TRUE or FALSE:
  1. A wax model of Madonna has been put in a wax museum.
  2. Madonna's first hit song was twenty years ago.
  3. The singer said the world was full of Madonna wannabes.
  4. Te singer said Madonna was a control freak.
  5. Madonna thanked people who told her she'd never be successful.
  6. People who doubted Madonna's talents inspired her to be better.
  7. Madonna said she preferred designing clothes to singing.
  8. Madonna has sold over two billion albums worldwide.


If you think you need to improve your spelling, go to the following "dictation site" and practise.The story is dictated to you, and you have to type it correctly.

You can choose the speed of the reading and how often it’s repeated.

When you type, only the correct letters actually show-up on the screen, and you can ask for hints.


In the space provided, write the proper form of the irregular verb named in parentheses after the space. Either a simple past or a participle form of the verb will be required

Tuesday, 12 May 2009

Friday, 8 May 2009

Have a nice weekend!

1. Here's a new funny game. Read the instructions carefully before playing!

It’s a Pac-Man-type word game. It shows a word and a bunch of different photos. If you “munch” on the seven photos that correctly illustrate the word, you advance to the next level.

Go to this site:


For every correct answer they will donate .25 cents to children in need.

It's worth trying:

Tuesday, 5 May 2009


Find the right joining word to complete each sentence:

If it doesn't open, go to: