A SUNRISE ON THE VELD – part 2

This project aims, first and foremost, to promote in students the pleasure of collective reading aloud. It is meant to help them appreciate the sounds of the language through learning the proper pronunciation and intonation of vocabulary that they are not accustomed to as well, at the same time, it is meant to help overcome the natural resistance towards the actual use of a foreign language thanks to the practice of acting out the narration, thus performing.

Another purpose pursued is that of analysing the structure of the sentence, observing grammar and literary uses, while concurrently pondering on the language itself by gathering insight on its different uses according to context and register employed. The textual analysis will also help them progressively advance in the necessary skills to interpret and comprehend contents as well as syntax.

A SUNRISE ON THE VELD

Reading a short story in class.
This project aims, first and foremost, to promote in students the pleasure of collective reading aloud. It is meant to help them appreciate the sounds of the language through learning the proper pronunciation and intonation of vocabulary that they are not accustomed to as well, at the same time, it is meant to help overcome the natural resistance towards the actual use of a foreign language thanks to the practice of acting out the narration, thus performing.

Another purpose pursued is that of analysing the structure of the sentence, observing grammar and literary uses, while concurrently pondering on the language itself by gathering insight on its different uses according to context and register employed. The textual analysis will also help them progressively advance in the necessary skills to interpret and comprehend contents as well as syntax.

COMPARING ITALIAN AND ENGLISH VERBS – PART 2

These charts provide a quick comparison between Italian and English verb tenses and modes; they may be useful to keep at hand at all times since they allow you to find immediately the right type of translation you may need depending on the type of sentence or expression.

COMPARING ITALIAN AND ENGLISH VERBS – PART 1

These charts provide a quick comparison between Italian and English verb tenses and modes; they may be useful to keep at hand at all times since they allow you to … Continue reading COMPARING ITALIAN AND ENGLISH VERBS – PART 1

RELATIVE AND OTHER PRONOUNS

A relative pronoun is a word that introduces a dependent (or relative) clause and connects it to an independent clause.

SOME/ANY

Parts of Speech: SOME/ANY – Indefinite Adjectives
For English Beginners, insightful and self explanatory slides to help you start your journey in English language proficiency.

THE SENTENCE STRUCTURE

ENGLISH BASIC GRAMMAR 1
Parts of Speech: The Sentence Structure

THE PAST CONTINUOUS

The Past Continuous

THE PAST SIMPLE

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THE PRESENT CONTINUOUS

The Present Continuous is one of the two present tenses in English.

PRESENT SIMPLE

Part of Speech: The Verb – The Present Simple.

Homework on “Jane Eyre” and “Wuthering Heights” – Open Questions

Writing activity to develop insightful reasoning and learning.