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English Course English Course Academic Year Prof. Elena INTORCIA Faculty of ENGINEERING
Yes, they are. / No, they arent. Yes, they are really angry! Yes, I do. / No, I dont./ Yes, I love sports. Yes No Short answers Yes, + Subj. + Aux. No, + Subj. + Aux. (negative form)
Its 26th September, date 3rd the third of October BrE: AmE: Saying the date A:Whats the date today? B: Its 3rd October, written form Its the third of October, two thousand and twelve. spoken form 03/10/2012 BrE: the third of October AmE: the tenth of March
Ordinal numbers 1 st thefirst 2 nd thesecond 3 rd thethird -ththe fourth How to read years – 92: 1902 nineteen o / ǝʊ / two 2012 two thousand and twelve OR: twenty twelve Ordinal numbers 1 st the first 2 nd the second 3 rd the third number + -th ex. four – the fourth How to read years – 92: nineteen ninety-two 1902 nineteen o / ǝʊ / two 2012 two thousand and twelve OR: twenty twelve
(They are) one hundred and twenty seconds (long). Im shy/extroverted/funny... To be like >> character, personality To look like >> physical appearance Im tall and thin.
a/an The indefinite article a/an un, uno, una a/an art. indet.: un, uno, una a a a pen, a CD player an an an architect, an engineer university uniform window MP3 honest person a a a a davanti a consonante e ai suoni /w/ e /ju:/ an davanti a vocale, ai suoni vocalici, e alla h muta a davanti a consonante e ai suoni /w/ e /ju:/ an davanti a vocale, ai suoni vocalici, e alla h muta an /em pi: θ ri:/
are some WOMEN in the car. LEAVES are falling off the tree. BOXES KNIVES are...
Are you tired / German /... Why dont you watch this film Where does she live?
Would you like a coffee / some tea /... How old are you? / Whats your favourite number? / How many books have you got?... Do they study French?
I live in a small village in the south of Italy. country country >> nazione, Paese town town >> città (piccola) city city >> città (grande)
I love travelling (to travel) by car. Ive been studying English for 8 years. Carlo cant (is not able to) swim well. good adjective
Questo tempo è usato per indicare unazione iniziata nel passato e che ancora continua nel presente. Forma have been/has been + -ing form have been working I have been working all day long. Usi o che si è appena conclusa. Have you been waiting Ex.:Im sorry Im late. Have you been waiting long? Present Perfect Continuous
If you study a lot, you will pass the exam. Where do you usually go on holiday? The English lecture is two hours long. lasts two hours.
was born am to be born was/were born age verb to be
on Ill go out/Im going out future present past
The the the the + adjective: a category
by by with by with
in On in at in in onat in at
Prepositions of time on per indicare un giorno specifico - giorni della settimana - parti del giorno + nome giorno - date - un giorno particolare - on Monday -on Friday morning -on Wednesday 3 rd October -on Christmas Day at per indicare un orario specifico - le ore - gli orari dei pasti - at ten oclock - at midday/midnight - at breakfast (time) at lunchtime
in per indicare un periodo specifico - anni - mesi - stagioni - secoli - periodi storici - parti del giorno - in in October - in autumn - in the 21 st century - in the Renaissance - in the afternoon MAat con i seguenti periodi - at Easter, at Christmas - at the weekend, at weekends - at night
Grammar areas related to the Entrance Test A >> Answering questions B >> Completing sentences C >> Plural of nouns D >> Asking questions E >> Translating F >> Correcting mistakes G >> Definite article the H-I >> Prepositions Whatshould I revise?
CLAUS FREE FREE English courses by REGISTRATION: by 26th October obligatory either at the CLAUS or online (see website) obligatory 2o hours Two courses (2o hours each, two-hour lecture twice a week) will be offered: 1.from 8th November to 7th December 2.from 13th December to 25th January