Cursos Abiertos 2018 – 2019
septiembre 1, 2018
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1- Describe the image. what can you see? where are they? what are they doing? 

Useful language and expressions to start:

There is a/ There are some…

They are in a

It is sunny/ rainy/

It is blue/big/old

He has/hasn’t got any, they look happy

Use present continuous: They are eating/speaking/climbing/Wearing

to talking about the different parts of an image:

The one on the left/on the right/in the center

The one in the background/foreground/at the back/ at the bottom/ on the left 

He looks like a famous actor

Cycling Example- Part 1:

In the photo there are two people on bikes cycling together down a road. The man on the left is laughing. They are both wearing sports clothes and a helmet.

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2- Speculating. Why are they doing what they are doing?

Now describe what you think is happening.

You can Use: might, it seems like, it is probably a, it is as if. I think he is a/ he might be a (noun)

Cycling Example – Part 2 :

They are probably father and son because one is older than the other. They might be training for a race. It seems as if they are on a country road because although we cannot see the  the backgroud properly, it looks like it is a field.

3- Talk about the topic/give your opinion

What is the main idea? What is your opinion about it? What are the advantages and disadvantages?

Cycling Example – Part 3:

I believe exercise is important both for your physical and mental health. Moreover, people who exercise regularly are less stressed, less likely to suffer from health conditions and generally lead happier lives. However, cycling on the road has a high risk of being run over. I would rather take on a sport that was less dangerous. 

The whole description: 

In the photo there are two people on bikes cycling together down a road. The man on the left is laughing. They are both wearing sports clothes and a helmet.

They are probably father and son because one is older than the other and they seem to get along well. They might be training for a race. It seems as if they are on a country road because although we cannot see the  the backgroud properly, it looks like it is a field.

I believe exercise is important both for your physical and mental health. Moreover, people who exercise regularly are less stressed, less likely to suffer from health conditions and generally lead happier lives. However, cycling on the road has a high risk of being run over. I would rather take on a sport that was less dangerous. 

 

 

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