luni, 30 aprilie 2018

ADJECTIVE


OUTCOMES - UPPER-INTEMEDIATE - UNIT 16


Rezolvarea exercitiilor din manualul de limba engleza pentru clasa IX intitulat OUTCOMES UPPER-INTERMEDIATE, Editura Heinle Cengage Learning, Autori Hugh Dellar, Andrew Walkley, Editia 2011


OUTCOMES ADVANCED

UNIT 16: DANGER AND RISK

Listening

Step 1
Conversation 1 leg – cut it with a scalpel while making an architectural model
Conversation 2 forehead – walked into a shelf while on summer camp; chin, blown by wind between two parked cars – whacked chin on road

Step 2

  1. T
  2. F
  3. F
  4. T
  5. F
  6. F
  7. T
  8. F
  9. F
  10. F

OUTCOMES - UPPER-INTEMEDIATE - UNIT 15


Rezolvarea exercitiilor din manualul de limba engleza pentru clasa IX intitulat OUTCOMES UPPER-INTERMEDIATE, Editura Heinle Cengage Learning, Autori Hugh Dellar, Andrew Walkley, Editia 2011


OUTCOMES ADVANCED

UNIT 15: FASHION

Vocabulary – Style and design

Step 1

  1. g – laces
  2. c – blouse
  3. a – shawl
  4. b – sturdy
  5. f – linen
  6. e – baggy
  7. h – flared
  8. d - frilly

OUTCOMES - UPPER-INTEMEDIATE - UNIT 14


Rezolvarea exercitiilor din manualul de limba engleza pentru clasa IX intitulat OUTCOMES UPPER-INTERMEDIATE, Editura Heinle Cengage Learning, Autori Hugh Dellar, Andrew Walkley, Editia 2011


OUTCOMES ADVANCED

UNIT 14: BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

Vocabulary – How’s business?

Step 1

  1. inundated/ flooded = same
  2. relocating/ moving = same
  3. rents/ overheads = different; rents = payments for properties; overheads = total costs
  4. upturn/ decline = different; upturn = increase; decline = decrease
  5. a solid client base/ loyal customers = same
  6. lay off/ employ = almost opposite; employ = take on; lay off = make redundant
  7. floating/ launching = same
  8. pick up/ get better = same; end up going under/ have to make serious cutbacks – similar, end up going under = go out of business; have to make serious cutbacks = have to save money, almost go out of business
  9. hanging in/ surviving = same, but surviving is more formal
  10. diversify/ consolidate = different; diversify = broaden, add more variety to; consolidate = make stronger
  11. take on staff/ make staff redundant = opposite (see 5)
  12. downturn / drop = same
  13. terminating/ pitching for = different; terminating = ending; pitching for = bidding for

OUTCOMES - UPPER-INTEMEDIATE - UNIT 13


Rezolvarea exercitiilor din manualul de limba engleza pentru clasa IX intitulat OUTCOMES UPPER-INTERMEDIATE, Editura Heinle Cengage Learning, Autori Hugh Dellar, Andrew Walkley, Editia 2011


OUTCOMES ADVANCED

UNIT 13: NEWS AND THE MEDIA

Vocabulary – News headlines

Step 2

  1. blast toll = number of dead from explosion
  2. hails = praises
  3. bars = bans, prohibits from entering; crackdown = stricter policy
  4. cleared = freed from
  5. seize = take; raid = sudden entry and search
  6. brink = edge, very close to
  7. leak = revelation; slash = cut a large number of
  8. ups = increases; bid = attempt
  9. clash = fight, disagree violently
  10. rule out = dismiss the possibility of; halt = stop
  11. pulls out of = withdraws from
  12. blow = setback
  13. vows = promises

miercuri, 21 martie 2018

Little - Less - The least


OUTCOMES - UPPER-INTEMEDIATE - REVIEW 3


Rezolvarea exercitiilor din manualul de limba engleza pentru clasa IX intitulat OUTCOMES UPPER-INTERMEDIATE, Editura Heinle Cengage Learning, Autori Hugh Dellar, Andrew Walkley, Editia 2011


OUTCOMES ADVANCED

03 REVIEW

QUIZ


  1. People network to build up business contacts.
  2. The opposite of upholding a decision is overturning a decision.
  3. Jobs which might be emotionally draining often involve troubled people e.g. social worker.
  4. People bluff when they have bad cards and they want to convince their opponents their cards are good (e.g. at poker)
  5. A person, a car, a computer could be temperamental, I.e. mood-changing or unreliable.
  6. It’s good if cancer goes into remission.
  7. People flee an area because there is war, an earthquake or a flood.
  8. You might need a skin graft when you have burns.
  9. A drain/ sink could clog/ clog-up with mud, food or rubbish.
  10. If a town or city is sacked it is attacked and valuable goods are destroyed/ stolen.
  11. You could confess to a crime, an accident (when you broke something), a n affair, etc.
  12. Hare Krishna is a chant. There are also football/ sport chants.
  13. If a team is relegated, it goes down to the next division. The opposite is promoted.
  14. You might glare at someone who has been rude.
  15. Shops might get looted during a war or after a natural disaster.

duminică, 25 februarie 2018

OUTCOMES - UPPER-INTEMEDIATE - UNIT 12


Rezolvarea exercitiilor din manualul de limba engleza pentru clasa IX intitulat OUTCOMES UPPER-INTERMEDIATE, Editura Heinle Cengage Learning, Autori Hugh Dellar, Andrew Walkley, Editia 2011

OUTCOMES ADVANCED

UNIT 12: HISTORY

Listening

Step 1

He’s from a first-generation immigrant family; they lived in total poverty; he dropped out of school when his father died and sold ice cream on the street; he moved on to selling textiles; he moved to the capital when he was 21; he started his own company selling outboard motors for boats; he can now afford to have his children educated in the States; he eats like a peasant.

Step 2

  1. passed off
  2. turns out
  3. passed away
  4. drop out
  5. started off, moved on
  6. get ahead, set off
  7. start up, built (things) up
  8. lit up
  9. dwell on

OUTCOMES - UPPER-INTEMEDIATE - UNIT 11


Rezolvarea exercitiilor din manualul de limba engleza pentru clasa IX intitulat OUTCOMES UPPER-INTERMEDIATE, Editura Heinle Cengage Learning, Autori Hugh Dellar, Andrew Walkley, Editia 2011


OUTCOMES ADVANCED

UNIT 11: PLAY

Listening

Step 1

Conversation 1: a tennis game = double fault, rallies, deuce, fade; quite good = pretty tight
Conversation 2: a mountain walk = trudge, clouds broke, hypothermia, stunning; bad but good in the end
Conversation 3: a football match – draw, penalty, the crossbar, the return game; good = an amazing game, very open