Monday, July 27, 2009
Week 3, Term 3: Describing People and Things
This week in class we are DESCRIBING PEOPLE and THINGS. Watch the fashion show above. Do you like the clothes?
What clothes can you see : skirts? jackets? ... What colours are they? ... What are they made of?
What do you think this English expression means: CLOTHES MAKETH THE MAN
Do you think fashion is important? Is beauty important?
What do you think this English expression means: BEAUTY IS IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER
MR WORLD 2007
Do you like beauty contests? Here is Mr.World 2007, Juan Garcia from Spain.
Can you write a short paragraph about him using full sentences? Leave your description in the COMMENTS section below.
Clothes (colour, material):
Hair (length, type, colour):
Level 2 and 3 ...
For more information about Juan go to: http://www.mrworld.tv/index.php/en/mr-world
*What are Juan's interests?
*What is his job?
*What is he studying?
*What is his life goal?
Here is Juan winning the award in 2007. Do you think he is the most handsome man in the World?
GRAMMAR: Order of Adjectives
In class you learnt the formula : opinion -> size -> age -> shape -> colour -> origin -> material -> purpose
Click here to find out about the correct order of adjectives in English. Read the explanation and do the exercises.
Exercise #2 : Click here to do an exercise that teaches you the correct/incorrect order of adjectives.
SPEAKING : What do you look like? What are you wearing today? Tell the class at VOXOPOP.COM (click here).
FOR FUN ... take a look at these 'bloopers' on the catwalk :