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1. VOCABULARY


The holiday:
On holiday, I like:

driving

I like driving my car.
going out

I live going out with my friends.
going shopping


going sightseeing


going to the beach
ir a la playa
Why don't we go to the beach?
going to the cinema


going to the countryside
ir al campo
This Sunday we will go to the countryside.
going to the mountains
ir a la montaña
I prefer to go to the mountains.
meeting friends


playing

I like playing football
reading

I like reading a book.
running


shopping


sleeping


sunbathing


swimming


travelling by boat
viajar en barco
I like travelling by boat.
travelling by bus
biajar en autobús
Travelling by bus can be cheapper than travelling by car.
travelling by car
viajar en coche
My mother always wants to travel by car, because she likes driving.
travelling by plane
viajar en avión
I've never travelled by plane.
travelling by train
viajar en tren
Travelling by train is very comfortable.
travelling abroad
viajar al extranjero
Have you ever travelled abroad?
visiting relatives


visiting museums and art galleries




Things to do in your free time:
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The Weather:







3. GRAMMAR


You may review what you learnt about the past simple in: Basico 1 - Unit 5B - Past Simple regular verbs

Past Simple Regular Verb Endings:



Regular Verb List: pronunciation.

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Irregular Verb List: pronunciation.





Activities for PAST SIMPLE + (.pdf):
· Past Simple + Regular Verbs 1 y 2
· Past Simple 3 y 4
· Past Simple 5 y 6
· Past Simple 7
· Past Simple 8
· Past Simple 9 y 10
· Past Simple 11
· Past Simple 12
· Past Simple 13
· Past Simple 14
· Past Simple ANSWER KEY (1 - 14)

Activities for PAST SIMPLE IRREGULAR VERBS + (.pdf):
· Past Simple Irregular Verbs 1· Past Simple Irregular Verbs 1 ANSWER KEY

PLAY TO PRACTICE USING IRREGULAR VERBS: IRREGULAR VERBS CARD GAME

Oxford University Press Games: Past Simple

Activity:
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4. PRONUNCIATION


Remember that you studied this in Básico 1: Unit 5B - Past tense regular verbs


1. unvoiced ending (/k/, /p/, /f/, /s/, /ʃ/, /tʃ/) + -ed = /t/

2. voiced ending (all the rest not included in 1. or 3.) + -ed = /d/

3. /d/ or /t/ ending + -ed /ɪd/












/k/ - book
/k/ - ask
/k/ - bake
booked
asked
baked

(/b/) - grab
grabed

/d/ - need
/d/ - attend
/d/ - decide
needed
attended
decided


/p/ - drop
/p/ - stop
/p/ - hope
/p/ - escape
dropped
stopped
hoped
escaped

(/g/) - hug
huged

/t/ - want
/t/ - arrest
/t/ - chat
wanted
arrested
chatted


/f/ - laugh
laughed

(/l/) - travel
(/l/) - call
travelled
called





/s/ - pass
/s/ - relax
/s/ - miss
passed
relaxed
missed

(/n/) - learn
(/n/) - listen
learned
listened





/ʃ/ - wash
washed

(/r/) - honor
honored





// - watch
watched

(/v/) arrive
(/v/) - live
arrived
lived








(/ð/) - breathe
breathed








(/ʒ/) change
changed








(/z/) - please
pleased


















(/i/) - play
played








(/ʊ/) - show
showed





The difference between 1. and 2. is very small and can only be appreciated when a verb is said in isolation or is followed by a word beginning with a vowel, e.g. I liked it.



6. SPEAKING




1.
Where did you go?
I went to ...
2.
When did you go?
I went in ...
3.
Who did you go with?
I went with ...
4.
How did you get there?
I went by ...
5.
Where did you stay?
I stayed (in) ...
6.
How long were you there?
I was there for ...
7.
What was the weather like?
It was ...
8.
What did you do during the day?
During the day, I ...
9.
What did you do in the evening?
In the evening, I ...
10.
Did you buy any souvenirs?
Yes, I did. I bought ... / No, I didn't.


· Sightseeing




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