Tag Archives: English in Australia

Let’s go shopping with Pre-Intermediate 2!!!!

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This week the pre intermediate afternoon class had some fun practising language for shopping. During the week we had studied numbers, prices, food quantifiers and polite language for shopping. On Thursday afternoon we created posters to use the language in context.  Each student became a shopkeeper! Ranging from Edmar’s bottle shop to Midori’s Australian animal shop! […]

Intermediate 1 write about their life in Oz and this year’s World Cup!!!

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Hi! I’m Andrew and I teach Int 1 at Ability. My class were really interested in chatting/ blogging about their work and world cup experiences so I thought I would share just  some of them with the world. Actuallly, they were so interested in talking that it was difficult to make them write anything, but they were very […]

An Insightful Observation from One of Our Advanced Evening Students :)

I want to go home? And so perhaps you are disappointed with Australia? The weather is not as nice as you might have expected, or life in Sydney is too expensive? Obviously there are plenty of things that are different to where you are from. Some are strange, some could not be more confronting, but […]

Pre-Intermediate students review films!!!!

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This week in Pre Intermediate we learned how to review films and books. We summarised the stories, gave our opinions and explained why we would recommend it to other people. Below you can read a film review and a book review…     CITY OF GOD ‘City of God’ is a drama and action film, made in 2005 in […]

Our Intermediate Evening students attend their first Rugby League game!!!

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              A few weeks ago students from intermediate evening and some other evening students went to watch a Tigers vs Rabbits rugby league game at Stadium Australia. It was first time for me to see a Rugby game and it was amazing. The game is so fast and tough compared to football. The teacher Justin explained some […]

Int Plus 1 write about “the greatest engineering achievement” this week

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I think  the electricity in the greatest engineering achievement because I think technology and anything around us come to be more comfortable. Because of the electricity. For example we can turn on the lights when we need it may be in the night or in the dark place,and another thing that happen because of electricity […]

Pre3 have a great time at Darling harbour!

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Yesterday our teacher, who is Hilary, said “we’ll go to Darling harbour”. Then, we went to Darling harbor and China town. The teacher had a gift for us that was Chinese Cream Puffs. We took a lot of photos in front of a statue of a rhino, The Chinese Gardens and Darling harbour. We saw the […]

We are FAMILY!!!

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When we live overseas the people around us become our family, we see them every day and we spend most of our time with them. UpperPlus1 are a (very crazy) family – an international family from countries all over the world including Poland, Peru, Japan, Spain, Korea, Colombia, Brazil, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Laos and Ireland […]