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Verb + preposition

 

The following ESL resources are available for Verb + preposition:

book references (4)
quiz (2)
 
 
 
 
Adjective / verb + preposition quiz
Complete the sentences with the correct preposition.
 
 

 

Verbs with prepositions quiz
Fifteen-question multiple choice quiz
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

General English course books (adults)

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover 

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate

Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
 
Unit 2 Family  Page 17 
(1) Listening (Girl talking about staying with an English family. (2) Ordering segments of tapescrips (3) Ss write true sentences about themselves from prompts and discuss with partner
 
Unit 7 Review 1  Page 63 
Board-type game for 3s testing ajective and verb + prepositions. Students have to make sentences from an adective or verb prompt.
 
 
New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover 

New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate

Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
 
Unit 2 Generations  Page 21   Listening and speaking
Listening - European girl talks about a homestay with an English family Ordering task featuring verb / adjective + preposition structures: - dream of - insist on Speaking: students talk about a time they have stayed in someone's house
 
Unit 2 Generations  Page 21   Verb + preposition
dream of, look forward to etc.
 
 

Grammar

Comparison with as...as...

Comparison with <i>as</i>...</i>as...</as>: picture
 
Detailed grammar reference notes on comparison with as....
Three pages, illustrated. Includes positive and negative forms, modifiers and common similes.
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Download Comparison with as...as - grammar notes (PDF)
 
 

ESL lesson plans

Reading and vocabulary: workplace discrimination

Reading and vocabulary: workplace discrimination: picture
 
Work clothing vocabulary.
News story in graded English about woman who was sent home for refusing to wear high-heeled shoes.
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Download Dress code (PDF)
 
 

ESL lesson plans

Reading and vocabulary: How Donald Trump got rich: a tale of three Trumps

Reading and vocabulary: How Donald Trump got rich: a tale of three Trumps: picture
 
Three articles in graded English on the Trump family, charting the creation of the Trump fortune.
Pre-reading section on well-known business leaders. (PDF version)
Lead-in on the Trump family. (PDF version)
Jigsaw reading for groups of three on Donald Trump, his father and grandfather.
Grammar follow-up on participle clauses (PDF advanced version)
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Download A Tale of Three Trumps (PDF)
 
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Download A Tale of Three Trumps (Advanced) (PDF)