Friday, May 6, 2011

Basic English teaching for Latin America 1/2 - beginners

This is a very interesting series of English lessons.

Basic English 1

My name is Otto. I am Jonh, I am your English teacher. I am forty years old and I am American...

Basic English 2

Now let´s learn Yes/No questions. Paolo is a doctor. Paolo, are you a doctor?,...

Basic English 3

Adjectives: Black car -Here black describes the color of the car,...
The Demostrative Pronouns: This, These, That, Those.

Basic English 4

Months of the year. The numbers. Present Simple.


Basic English 5

Here we are to learn about Food, I like / I don´t like, the verb TO DO, Verb TO HAVE, and the possessives pronouns.

Basic English 6

Paolo what a surprise!, Are you working here? yes Mr. John, I work here, this is my fruit store,...

There Is, There are

Basic English 7

Prepositions: In, On, AT.



Prepositions: Under, On, Over, next to, in front of, behind, between, among.

Basic English 8

Questions: Interrogative adjectives.





Basic English 9

The Present Progressive.





Basic English 10

The possessive.

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Basic English teaching for Latin America 2/2 - beginners

This is a very interesting series of English lessons.

Basic English 11

Countries and Nationalities: Canada, Canadian, ...

Basic English 12

Introduction to the Simple Past and Past Progressive: I had several plans but I wasn´t able to achieve them. For instance, I just watched TV all Saturday affternoon and in the evening I listened to some classical music...

Basic English 13

Today, let´s learn the Simple Past... Regulars verbs

Pronunciation of regular verbs

Basic English 14

Irregular verbs: to be.

Negative and interrogative form in the past tense of the verb "to be".

Basic English 15

Irregular verbs: to do. Negative and interrogative form in the past tense of the verb "to do".

Basic English 16

The Past Progressive.
Hi friends, how are you?. I want to tell you how we were preparing a sorprise lunch for Mr. John´s birthday. Let`s see...

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Astrology - intermediate

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This is a series of English lessons based on astrology. This is a fascinating subject that has a lot of important language. The first lesson is an introduction to the subject. The next 12 are lessons looking in depth at each of the 12 star signs - Aries Taurus Gemini Cancer Leo Virgo Libra Scorpio Sagittarius Capricorn Aquarius and Pisces. Even if you are not learning English you will find much to interest you here if you have any interest in astrology. Each of the star sign video lessons will introduce you to lots of new vocabulary, especially personal descriptive adjectives. This vocabulary will help you to describe people.

Introduction to Astrology

Astrology is the study of the positions of the sun, the moon, the planets and the stars...

Aries

If you were born between March 21st and April 19th, then your star sign is Aries. The symbol of aries is the ram. Aries´s element is fire. Your element describes your temperament. There are four types of element - fire, earth, air and water. There are three fire signs- Aries, Leo and Sagittarius. Fire signs are exciting, vital and intense...

Taurus

If you were born between April 19th and May 20th then your star sign is Taurus. The symbol of Taurus is the bull. Taurus´ element is Earth.Your element describes your temperament. There are four types of element - fire, earth, air and water. There are three Earth signs - Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn. Earth signs are stable, sensible and dependable...

Gemini

If you were born between May 21st and June 20th, then your star sign is Gemini. The symbol of Gemini is twins. Gemini´s element is air. Your element describes your temparement. There are four types of element - fire, earth, air and water. There are three air signs - Gemini, Libra and Aquarius. Air signs have lively intellects and are sociable...

Cancer

If you were born between June 21st and July 22nd, then your star sign is Cancer. The symbol of Cancer is the crab. Cancer´s element is Water. Your element describes your temperament. There are four types of element - fire, earth, air and water. There are three Water signs - Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces. Water signs are profoundly sensitive, vulnerable and very intuitive...

Leo

If you were born between July 23rd and August 22nd then your star sign is Leo. The symbol of Leo is the lion. Leo´s element is fire. Your element describes your temperament. There are four types of element - fire, earth, air and water. There are three fire signs - Leo, Aries and Sagittarius. Fire signs are exciting, vital and intense...

Virgo

If you were born between August 23rd and September 22nd then your star sign is virgo. The symbol of Virgo is the Virgin. Virgo´s element is Earth. Your element describes your temperament. There are four types of element - fire, earth, air and water. There are three Earth signs - Virgo, Taurus and Capricorn. Earth signs are stable, sensible, and dependable...

Libra

If you were born between September 23rd and October 22nd, then your star sign is Libra. The Symbol of Libra is the scales. Libra is the only Zodiac sign that does not represent a living creature. The symbol resembles the setting sun. The first day of Libra is the Autumnal Equinox when day and night are equal - balanced...

Scorpio

If you were born between October 23rd and November 21st, then your star sign is Scorpio. The symbol of Scorpio is the scorpion.

Saguittarius

If you were born between November 22nd and December 21st, then your star sign is Sagittarius. The symbol of Sagittarius is the archer...

Capricorn

If you were born between December 22nd and January 19th then your star sign is Capricorn. The symbol of Capricorn is the goat...

Aquarius

If you were born between January 20th and February 18th, then your star sign is Aquarius. The symbol of Aquarius is the water carrier...

Pisces

If you were born between February 19th and March 19th, then your star sign is Pisces. The symbol of Pisces is two fish...