Posts Tagged ‘links’

Focus On Reading (schedule) + EXTRA

16 September 2019

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E. Dantes, The Count of Monte Cristo (A. Dumas)

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Focus On Reading 

 SCHEDULE

1/Literature pieces:Pynchon, Bioy Casares, Flannery O´Connor, Mallarmé, Paul Éluard, Rafael Cadenas, John Donne, Ray Bradbury

2/New Journalism pieces:Plimpton, Sack, Reed, Breslin, McGinniss, Didion, Capote

3/Criticism:Raymond Williams, Roland Barthes, Terry Eagleton

4/Handbooks of English literature:Dobson, Whitla, Daiches

5/Handbooks of American literature:Jack Salzman, Paul Lauter, Richard Gray

6/Books on Journalism: Kovach, Liebling, McLuhan, Freedman, Rosenblum

7/Manuals on style:Theodore Berstein, Strunk,  William Zinsser, Steven Pinker, Ann Handley, Ray Bradbury, William Safire

 

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16.09.2019

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#PDF

https://tinyurl.com/y4xu643m

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EXTRA:

26 of the best books on writing

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The 50 Best Books for Journalism Students

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19 May 2019

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

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https://tinyurl.com/yyp3lhqc

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“We may learn English while we are sleeping”

15 March 2019

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

website

https://breakingnewsenglish.com/simple-english-news.html

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1/learning vocabulary

“A new study shows that we could learn vocabulary while we are sleeping. This is great news for students struggling to learn a new language. It is also good for anyone who is trying to expand their knowledge of words. Researchers from the University of Bern in Switzerland have shown that it is possible to learn new information while we are sleeping deeply, and then recall this information when we need it after we wake up. This new information includes foreign language vocabulary.” (…)

read the whole story here:

https://breakingnewsenglish.com/1902/190206-learning-vocabulary.html

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2/on Fortnite

“The video game Fortnite is more popular than television, movies and streaming videos among young people. This is according to the video streaming service Netflix. Gaming is becoming more and more popular with young people worldwide. TV viewing is becoming less popular. Netflix said Fortnite was now more of a competitor than HBO – another popular streaming company. Fortnite is much more popular with young men. A study from the American Economic Association found that between 2015 and 2017, men aged between 21 and 30 spent more time on gaming. Their playing rose from 2.3 hours a day to 4 hours, while time spent on watching TV, movies or streaming fell.” (…)

read the whole story here:

https://breakingnewsenglish.com/1901/190121-fortnite.html

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“Read a thousand books” … (Virginia Woolf)

12 January 2019

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

[Edward Hopper, Nighthawks]

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Quote: 

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How to read more books:

1/ Kaye Lean Ramos

https://medium.com/swlh/how-to-read-and-enjoy-more-books-in-less-time-and-still-have-a-life-e313f1868214

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2/ Elizabeth Entenman

https://www.realsimple.com/work-life/entertainment/how-to-read-more-books

#PDF

https://tinyurl.com/y9dso3mu

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3/ Kevan Lee

https://open.buffer.com/how-to-read-more-and-remember-it-all/

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4/ Andrew Medal

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/275880

13 tricks #PDF

13 tricks

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5/ James Clear

https://www.quora.com/What-are-good-ways-to-read-more-and-how-can-I-read-more-effectively

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6/ Yong Kahg Chan

https://www.lifehack.org/articles/productivity/15-ways-help-you-read-more.html

 

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“Carpe diem” (Welton Academy and Cornell College)

6 December 2018

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

[El Club De Los Poetas Muertos. Dir: Peter Weir, 1989]

Esta historia maravillosa llevada al cine se basa en la novela de la periodista Nancy H. Kleinbaum. Después de haber visto la película quise saber más y leí la novela “El Club De Los Poetas Muertos“. En mi opinión, el papel de Robin Williams como profesor John Keating fue extraordinariamente bueno.

Hay lugares en los Estados Unidos que bien podrían ser la escuela “Welton Academy“. Me refiero a Cornell College (Iowa, EE UU).

https://www.cornellcollege.edu/classical_studies/latin/latin-links.shtml

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[Bowden chapel, Cornell College]

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EXTRA LINKS and WEBSITES:

1/ Ascaniusyci.org (Vocabulario pictográfico)

http://ascaniusyci.org/store/text.htm

2/ Latin teach resources

http://latinteach.com/Site/RESOURCES/Entries/2008/7/16_Latin_Vocabulary_.html

3/ Latin library. org / handouts

http://www.thelatinlibrary.com/101/

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Hojas de trabajo de Inglés 1 (worksheets, Business English 1)

3 March 2018

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

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Worksheet Business English 1. I was short of money (EXTRACT)

Business English 1. Worksheet. Second term

Complete the sentences. Use CAN, CAN´T, COULD, COULDN´T

  1. I was short of money last week. I … …buy that disk
  2. I am afraid I … …come to your party
  3. When my father was a schoolboy, he was a good runner. He … …run very fast
  4. My great grandmother was very clever. She … …speak three foreign languages
  5. Daniel … …swim quite well now. But last summer he … …swim at all
  6. His uncle … …ride a horse when he was seven
  7. My grandfather loved music very much. He … …play the piano and the guitar very well
  8. Something was wrong with my alarm clock. I … ….wake up in time
  9. Max is in a hurry. He … …wait for us
  10. They talked quite loudly. I … …hear everything they said

 

   Write the plural to these nouns

man.m…….       roof.ro…….

tooth.te……..   boy.bo………

knife.kn……….. tomato.tom……..

box.bo…….       wife.wi……..

child.ch……     pencil.pen….

teacher.te…….. woman.wo……

See, download and print the whole worksheet here:

https://tinyurl.com/ybv8feeq

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Business English 1, Worksheet . Write all months of the year in order (EXTRACT)

  1. BASICS: write all months of the year in order.
  2. Conjugate the present simple tense in the affirmative form of the verb TO FINISH.terminar (translate one form into Spanish) + conjugate the present simple tense in the negative form of TO SPEAK.hablar (translate one form into Spanish)
  3. Put the following expressions in letters [for example: 44€:forty-four euros]

33 pp, 105 books, 200 friends, it´s 2:55 pm, 658 pp, year 1896, year 2000

  1. Fill in the missing letters. AV MOODLE. Wordlist

     traducción.tra……… / lector.rea…… / conjugación.conj…….  /patio.play……

    hoja asistencia.att……. p…  / ordenadores.co…………. / Brasil.Br……. /

    China.Ch…… /diseñar(v).de……     /repartir(v).del…….. /quejarse(v).com…..

See, download and print the whole worksheet here:

https://tinyurl.com/yb9bdwzp

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AV @moodle: reminder 3.02.2018

3 February 2018

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

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AULA VIRTUAL / MOODLE

@moodle

Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment

El Aula Virtual (@moodle) es una herramienta útil para el profesor porque permite subir documentos, fotografías, vídeos, resúmenes teóricos, listados de vocabulario y ejercicios entre otras muchas cosas. El alumno accede a este material desde cualquier dispositivo electrónico (ordenador portátil, tableta, smartphone) en el momento que le conviene con la opción a guardar, descargar y obtener una copia impresa de textos, ejercicios o esquemas. El formato de la clase en línea (online classroom) facilita la comunicación del profesor y los alumnos.

En la asignatura de lengua extranjera un profesor puede compartir audios en formato MP3 –podcasts– simplemente añadiendo el enlace de una página web. Por supuesto, los vídeos explicativos sobre gramática, los GIFs –animaciones de vídeos brevísimos- hacen la clase divertida, las fotografías, los mapas geográficos, los textos sencillos y los difíciles, las páginas web especializadas en ejercicios que ofrecen la opción a comprobar la realización correcta o incorrecta de un ítem, etcétera.

Todos los alumnos deben entrar, visitar y consultar los apartados de esta clase online obligatoriamente al menos una vez a la semana. No hacerlo significaría faltar a una clase. En esta plataforma virtual, el profesor añade esquemas, incorpora apuntes y observaciones, deja recordatorios, comparte ideas y anota fechas de trabajos que han de ser entregados un día y una hora fijadas con antelación.

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Lea el documento completo aquí:

https://tinyurl.com/yb79sbrq

G-Drive

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Useful handbook on Business Etiquette (Barbara Pachter)

24 June 2017

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

business woman

I have been reading a book on Business Etiquette written by Barbara Pachter (@BarbaraPachter). I came across the handbook through the internet when looking for ideas on Business English manners. I found out a PDF edition and started reading it. There are good pieces of advice on emailing, texting, making presentations, answering the phone and about dressing code as well. The book has been written for businesswomen; however a businessman or a male teacher of Business English could get relevant thoughts on etiquette (netiquette too, by the way). What´s more, anyone might learn about good manners here.

http://tinyurl.com/ybn5xcrh

The book itself makes easy the reading activity: the font size of is big enough to underline or take notes on the margin of every page.

[I got my copy printed and bound in http://www.apapel.es (@apapel_es)]

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my personal review on @goodreads

https://www.goodreads.com/review/show?id=2024542723

About me

1 February 2017

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

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https://about.me/eugeniofouz

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A sleepwalker found out a moleskine

7 May 2016

twitter: @eugenio_fouz

filius drawing

filius, ii (hijo)

[image taken from Cambridge Latin web book]

The somnambulist read the note written in the first page. There were thirteen titles he read slowly to himself. He remembered all of them because of his good memory. The books and resources had been written by someone who was very fond of Latin language and culture. There were 5 lines marked with a star, maybe to indicate those as his/her favourite books

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1/ Método para aprender latín, Hermann Schnitzler *(Herder)

(translated into Spanish, practical and useful)

2/ Diccionario Spes *(Bibliograph)

3/ DL KET (handbook with resources)

http://tinyurl.com/jshtpw7

4/ Seymour Latin * (a discovery, a jewel for Latin learners)

http://tinyurl.com/jmwscgk

5/ the Latin library (Classics)

http://tinyurl.com/jjguohx

6/ Almacén de clásicas (Spanish teacher of Latin, blogger)

http://tinyurl.com/zrwxhn8

7/ Latin dictionary online, in fact, a universal dictionary of all languages

http://tinyurl.com/hoh83db

8/ Cornell College (lots of resources and links)

http://tinyurl.com/yktnkox

9/ Orberg (modern method, all the rage these days)

http://tinyurl.com/j64983c

10/ The Perseus catalog (a library for the Classics, facsimile editions)

http://tinyurl.com/z9qaehv

11/ Benjamin L D´Ooge * (it reminds me the “assimil method for languages”

– little doses of vocabulary and grammar)

http://tinyurl.com/lzj4wdb

12/ Cambridge Latin course * (illustrations) (easy to deal with)

http://tinyurl.com/qhbayut

13/ Intercentres (Latin exercises for translation)

http://tinyurl.com/hvaxx4v

 

 


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