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Emphasizing

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The following ESL resources are available for Emphasizing:

 
 
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Emphasizing dominoes
Dominoes matching focusing on language for emphasis: cleft sentences, so / such etc
 
 

 

 
 
 
Cleft sentences ordering exercises
Set of five linked segment ordering exercises using cleft sentences for empahasis: what I need is...etc / It wasn't me who... etc
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

General English course books (adults)

Global Upper Intermediate students' book book cover 

Global Upper Intermediate students' book

Lindsay Clandfield   Rebecca Robb Benne   
 
Unit 1 Alive & Well  Page 7   Pronunciation and speaking
Pronunciation of auxiliary verbs for emphasis
 
 
Inside Out Student's Book Advanced book cover 

Inside Out Student's Book Advanced

Ceri Jones   Tania Bastow   
 
Unit 3 City  Page 31   City life
Two people discuss the city they live in. Follow-up discussion on safety in students' home towns
 
 
Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover 

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate

Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
 
Unit 11 Sell  Pages 105 - 106
(cleft sentences)
 
Unit 14 Review 2  Page 133 
 
 
New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover 

New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book

Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
 
Module 6 Getting it right  Page 71   Study - practise
End-of-unit practice exercises
 
Module 6 Getting it right  Page 68   Giving emphasis
Text comparison - dialogue . Students listen and add empahsis expressions. Follow-up matchin exercise.
 
 

Grammar books with exercises

Developing Grammar in Context book cover 

Developing Grammar in Context

Mark Nettle   Diana Hopkins   
 
15 Do and other auxiliaries for emphasis  Pages 83 - 88
 
 

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 with lead-in and comprehension tasks.
Jigsaw reading for groups of three.
Grammar follow-up on participle clauses (PDF advanced version)
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Download Intermediate (PDF)
 
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Download Advanced (PDF)