Category Archives: NEF. Unit 5

Permission and requests

The modal verbs can, could and may have several meanings and functions. Today I’m going to show you how you can use these modals to express permission and requests. Asking for, Giving and Refusing Permission with Can/Could If someone is … Continue reading

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Past simple, past continuous

Past Simple FORM: [VERB+ed] or irregular verbs. Check previous post on pronunciation of-ed if still in doubt. Examples: You called Debbie. Did you call Debbie? You did not call Debbie. Use the Simple Past to express the idea that an … Continue reading

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Sports actions

Are you into sports and exercising? Here you’ll find an interesting video with useful expressions related to the field of sports. Which of the following actions can you perform?

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Modal Verbs: Ability

Can your pet do any of these tricks?

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Describing People

There are many ways to describe a person. One common way to describe somebody is based on appearance. Among other things, you can describe their build, height, hairstyle, and health. Have a look at the interactive book below to check … Continue reading

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Past Perfect

FORM: [had + past participle] Examples: You had studied English before you moved to New York. Had you studied English before you moved to New York? You had not studied English before you moved to New York. The Past Perfect … Continue reading

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Used to

FORM: [used to + VERB] Example: I used to go to the beach every day. Did you use to go to the beach every day? Did you use to go to the beach? You didn’t use to go to the … Continue reading

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