[BCH] Rephrasing IV

shakespeare.duckHere you are the last serving of rephrasing exercises for the time being. They are a bunch of sentences to do in class and five online quizzes of mixed sentences.

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[BCH] Rephrasing II

patito-bebeLet’s go with a second dose of “refreisin”, as one of you wrote in his peculiar “Spanglish”. Here you’ll find a dozen of them to enjoy and practice on the specific subjects of this course (on line), apart from those first 20 sentences. Remember to follow the steps I told you in Rephrasing-I. Leer más “[BCH] Rephrasing II”

[BCH] Rephrasing I

pato-british-wardenThere goes the first delivery of “rephrasing” on various grammar structures worked along this year. Remember to follow these steps: •Identify the grammar point the sentence is testing (i.e. passive, modals, …). •Make sure your sentence has the same meaning as the original. •Make sure it makes sense. •Check for grammar, spelling and punctuation mistakes. Leer más “[BCH] Rephrasing I”

[BCH] Relative clauses

scotty.duckyWe use relative clauses to give additional information about something without starting another sentence. By combining sentences with a relative, your text becomes more fluent and you can avoid repeating certain words.

How to Form Relative Clauses

Imagine, a girl is talking to Tom. You want to know who she is and ask a friend whether he knows her. You could say: Leer más “[BCH] Relative clauses”

[BCH] Reported Speech

pato-punkySome reported speech exercises (with grammar explanations) for you to practice. Some of them can be checked online and some are in PDF format.

englisch-hilfen (online; graduated from the easiest to the most difficult)

perfect-english-grammar (online and pdf; ordered by difficulty) Leer más “[BCH] Reported Speech”