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CEFR Level A2 Practice Online (British)

CEFR Level A2 (British)

ISBN 9780230740662

Ge-student-2016
£12

This course is to match CEFR level A2. There are 8 units to this course, each with 4 syllabus items. Each syllabus item has three syllabus components: Grammar Focus, Topic Focus and a 'Can do' statement.

Why choose this course?

It will help you...

  • develop all four language skills 
  • widen your basic active and passive vocabulary 
  • understand simple sentences and frequently used expressions 
  • make descriptions and talk about simple tasks

Key features

  • each unit links to the Council of Europe 'Can do' statements
  • 172 resources in total with a varied range of exercise types
  • can be used independently or alongside any coursebook at CEFR Level A2
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Syllabus details

  1. Descriptions: pictures
    1. Spot the difference
    2. Vowel sounds
    3. Can you do this again, please?
    4. What's different?
    5. Articles: use of indefinite article
    6. Articles: use of definite article
    7. What are they doing?
    8. In the picture
  2. Descriptions: clothes and accessories
    1. Present continuous: use
    2. My favourite clothes
    3. Present continuous
    4. The dress code
    5. Possessives
    6. Which bag is ...
    7. Uses of like: preposition
    8. Fashion
  3. Descriptions: people
    1. What have Mike and Emma got in common?
    2. Wh- questions
    3. My cousin Jane
    4. Wh- words: what, where, when, etc.
    5. Who lives there?
    6. Who has long hair?
    7. Penpals
    8. Ask some questions ...
  4. Descriptions: buildings and cities
    1. My home
    2. Sentence stress
    3. Prepositions of place 3
    4. What happens where?
    5. Where is it?
    6. Life in the big city
    7. A tour of Dublin
    8. Wordsearch - Easy
  5. My world: me
    1. Likes and dislikes
    2. Asking personal questions
    3. Past simple regular: interrogative
    4. All about you
    5. The Neighbourhood
    6. New identity
    7. Past simple
    8. Past simple
    9. Elementary Test 16
  6. My world: families
    1. Possessive adjectives: form
    2. This is my family
    3. Possessive adjectives: use
    4. Family life
    5. Ability: can
    6. Elementary Test 08
    7. Talking about families
    8. Julie's bossy parents
    9. Elementary Test 21
  7. My world: daily life
    1. Sorry I'm late
    2. Be: present simple use
    3. Daily life
    4. People and activities
    5. What I do on Saturdays
    6. Present simple: spelling
    7. Elementary Test 09
    8. Gobbling Goblins
  8. My world: social life
    1. Small talk
    2. KET/KET for Schools Paper 2 Part 3
    3. Future with will/won't: affirmative
    4. Plans for my party
    5. What shall we do?
    6. Future with will/won't: interrogative
    7. KET Paper 2 Part 2
    8. Future with will/won't: negative
    9. What should I say now?
  9. Food and drink: eating and drinking
    1. Cooking
    2. Mr Fletcher's Greengrocery
    3. There is/are: use
    4. Harry and Mandy make lunch
    5. Eating and drinking
    6. Patsy and Bob go camping
    7. Word stress
    8. Countable v uncountable nouns: definition and contrast
    9. International food
  10. Food and drink: eating habits
    1. I love pizza
    2. Present simple: negative
    3. Present simple: use
    4. Contracted speech
    5. Elementary Test 01
    6. Zero conditional: affirmative
    7. If you eat too much ...
    8. Zero conditional: use
    9. Breakfast all over the world
  11. Food and drink: eating out
    1. Present simple: interrogative
    2. Prepositions of time
    3. Booking a restaurant
    4. What's the time?
    5. Restaurants and eating out
    6. What's on the menu?
    7. Let me buy you lunch
    8. Sentence stress
    9. Would: offers
  12. Food and drink: party food
    1. Word stress
    2. Party time
    3. Syllable stress
    4. The barbecue
    5. Connecting sentences
    6. Diana's birthday party
    7. Conjunctions
    8. Connectors: coordinating
  13. Health and body: parts of the body
    1. Parts of the body
    2. Reflexive pronouns: v possessive adjectives + parts of the body
    3. Reflexive pronouns: use
    4. The Evil Doctor
    5. 's: is, has, possession
    6. Parts of the body
    7. Adjective position
    8. Sounds
  14. Health and body: keeping fit
    1. Following instructions
    2. Taking exercise
    3. Imperative
    4. I do aerobics
    5. The water sports centre
    6. Robert's sport timetable
    7. Sally's sport timetable
    8. The water sports centre
    9. Adverbs of frequency: never to always
  15. Health and body: doing sport
    1. I play cricket
    2. Numbers
    3. Rutland football stadium
    4. What's your favourite sport?
    5. Swimming with a whale
    6. Molly in Trouble
    7. Sport in the USA
    8. Verbs followed by the -ing form: A-L
  16. Health and body: health problems
    1. Be: past simple affirmative
    2. Were you ill?
    3. Be: past simple use
    4. Doctor's statements
    5. Health and safety
    6. Molly in the Building on Fire
    7. Feeling ill
    8. Determiners - quantifiers: little/a little, few/a few
    9. Past simple irregular: interrogative
  17. Travelling: directions
    1. Is there a bank on this street?
    2. There + be: other tenses
    3. Directions
    4. Prepositions of place 4
    5. Finding your way
    6. How do I get there?
    7. Intonation
    8. Calling All Cars
  18. Travelling: going places
    1. Travelling for work
    2. Travelling in the UK
    3. At or to?
    4. Travel language
    5. Travelling Around
    6. Prepositions of place and movement
    7. I have a question
    8. Travelling tales
    9. Going places
    10. Adverbs of time: specific position in time
  19. Travelling: other countries
    1. Word stress patterns
    2. Word stress
    3. The Word is Not Enough - Easy
    4. What are your plans?
    5. Word stress
    6. Life on a desert island
    7. Cabinda's life
    8. Future with going to: use
    9. In another country
    10. What's happening about the future?
  20. Travelling: transport
    1. Round-the-world trip
    2. Future tenses: will/won't v going to v present continuous
    3. How do you get to work?
    4. Taking a flight?
    5. Ask the pilot
    6. Holiday in Florida
    7. Going underground
    8. Elementary Test 15
    9. Heathrow Airport
  21. The natural world: animals
    1. Memory
    2. Wh- questions: subject
    3. An unusual pet
    4. Wh- questions: object
    5. Animals
    6. Which animal is bigger?
    7. Comparative adjectives: + -er
    8. A clever dog
    9. Elementary Test 17
    10. London Zoo
  22. The natural world: marine life
    1. The passive: present simple
    2. IELTS Academic Reading Passage 2: Seabirds (Task 1)
    3. IELTS Academic Reading Passage 2: Seabirds (Task 2)
    4. IELTS Academic Reading Passage 2: Seabirds (Task 3)
    5. The passive: by + agent
    6. The world of the coral reef
    7. Harry the Shark
    8. TOEFL Reading 045
  23. The natural world: geographical features
    1. In the park
    2. Articles
    3. The rainforests
    4. Articles
    5. IELTS Listening Section 2: Going on an expedition
    6. Pre-intermediate Test 05
    7. Articles: use of zero article
    8. The or nothing?
    9. Mountains of the world
    10. Going places
  24. The natural world: the weather
    1. The weather forecast
    2. Poker Game
    3. The weather where you are
    4. Elementary Test 10
    5. Getting a winter break
    6. Elementary Test 11
    7. Past simple regular: use
    8. Last winter ...
    9. A bad year to travel
  25. People: relationships
    1. Leaving a telephone message
    2. Present perfect
    3. Popstar crazy
    4. Have you ever been in love?
    5. Present perfect simple
    6. Adverbs of frequency: ever and never
    7. An invitation
    8. Women's dating rules
    9. Present perfect: affirmative
    10. Present perfect: negative
  26. People: schooldays
    1. Albert Einstein's education
    2. Today I'm saving the world!
    3. Present simple v continuous
    4. School open day
    5. A school trip
    6. Obligation/necessity: must, have to
    7. TOEFL Listening 050: dialog
  27. People: shopping
    1. Can I help you?
    2. Determiners - quantifiers: much v many
    3. In the sports shop
    4. Much, many
    5. Shopping
    6. Selling advertisements
    7. Quantity
    8. Complaining about a service
  28. People: having fun
    1. Going out
    2. Infinitive v -ing form
    3. People and activities
    4. A funny thing happened
    5. The schoolgirl millionaire
    6. Relative pronouns: use
    7. Reggae and Bob Marley
    8. Elementary Test 04
  29. The past: yesterday
    1. My day yesterday
    2. Past simple
    3. Past simple
    4. Past simple irregular verbs: A-D
    5. Where did you go?
    6. What did you do last weekend?
    7. Past simple irregular: use
    8. Vowel sounds
  30. The past: past stories
    1. Past simple v past continuous
    2. A funny thing happened
    3. Past continuous: affirmative
    4. What was happening?
    5. Past continuous: negative
    6. What were they doing yesterday?
    7. Past continuous: use
    8. What was everyone doing?
  31. The past: past events
    1. KET Paper 1 Part 5
    2. The passive: past simple
    3. Pre-intermediate Test 11
    4. Past perfect: affirmative
    5. IELTS Listening Section 4: Dinosaur archeology (Task 1)
    6. IELTS Listening Section 4: Dinosaur archeology (Task 2)
    7. KET Paper 1 Part 5
    8. Past perfect: use
    9. A great explorer!
    10. What happened then?
  32. The past: now and then
    1. Present perfect: affirmative
    2. I've worked there for two years
    3. Present perfect: use
    4. My colleagues
    5. Present perfect with just
    6. A busy kitchen
    7. Present perfect with adverbs of time
    8. Timeways travel