Silabus

PIONEER, B2

Winter term – Units 7, 8, 9

I – Unit 7 NOT WHAT IT SEEMS

Reading, A – a company e-mail including an ad, B – a letter, C – an article, D – a poster

Vocabulary word formation, forming words with negative prefixes;  Phrasal verbs with go and fall;

                         Adjectives describing food (sour, crunchy, savoury...)

II – Unit 7 NOT WHAT IT SEEMS

Grammar, Relative Clauses and pronouns (Defining/Non-defining relative clauses)

Speaking, What are the advantages and disadvantages of the different means of advertising?

Vocabulary, Basic foods

III - Unit 7 NOT WHAT IT SEEMS

Reading, No shortage of fools

Vocabulary, words easily confused; Prepositions, to, into, by , on, out of, off

Grammar, Participle Clauses (Present Participle, Past Participle, Perfect Participle)

IV - Unit 7 NOT WHAT IT SEEMS

Listening, for specific information

Writing, An essay

Review 7

Vocabulary, Food issues

V – Unit 8 FOLLOW THE CLUES

Reading, Sherlock Holmes: Myths and Misconceptions

Vocabulary, Prepositional phrases starting with for or without; Collocations with make, do and have;

Grammar and vocabulary review

Mock Test 1

VII kolokvijum (Test 1)

VII - Unit 8 FOLLOW THE CLUES

Grammar, Conditional Sentences Types 2 and 3

Listening 1, for gist

Vocabulary, Different word forms; Collocations connected with crime and punishment; Words easily confused;

VIII - Unit 8 FOLLOW THE CLUES

Grammar, Unreal past

Listening 2, for specific information

Speaking, Help solve a problem

Writing, A film review

Review 8

IX - Unit 9 THE MIND

Reading, Mind-Boosting methods

Vocabulary, expressions with mind; forming nouns from adjectives;

Grammar, Infinitives and –ing form

X - Unit 9 THE MIND

Reading, The genius of Leonardo da Vinci

Vocabulary, adjectives followed by prepositions; words easily confused;

Grammar, Causative Form

XI - Unit 9 THE MIND

Review 9

Grammar and vocabulary review. Preparations for the Test 2.

XIII kolokvijum (Test 2)

XIII - Unit 9 THE MIND

Listening, for specific information

Speaking, How effective are these techniques when you have to remember to do something?

XIV – Revising vocabulary; Speaking activities;

XV - Practising for the oral exam


Summer term - Units 10, 11, 12


I – Unit 10 JUST THE JOB

Reading, A poster, a newspaper article, a job advertisement on the Internet, a blog entry

Vocabulary – Easily confused words: work, people related to work, money

                        Synonyms related to work and employment

II – Unit 10 JUST THE JOB

Grammar, Reported Speech (Statements) - Special introductory verbs

Listening, Ten short conversations (for specific information)

Vocabulary, Collocations related to employment; Collocations with business;

                        Phrasal verbs with take; Phrasal verbs with other verbs

                        Additional vocabulary: Cooking methods

III - Unit 10 JUST THE JOB

Grammar, Reported Questions, Commands and Requests

Listening, Five short extracts (for specific information)

Speaking, work- related issues

IV - Unit 11 PROJECT EARTH

Reading, An article about space exploration

Grammar, Expressing Purpose, Result, Concession

Additional vocabulary: Polishing and handling glassware

V – Unit 11 PROJECT EARTH

Vocabulary, The use of the prefixes pre- and post-

                       Phrases and expressions with put

                      Phrasal verbs with give

Grammar and vocabulary review

Mock Test 3

VIII kolokvijum (Test 3)

VII - Unit 11 PROJECT EARTH

Reading, The sea always wins

Vocabulary, Collocations related to environmental issues, word formation

Listening 1, for specific information

VIII - Unit 11 PROJECT EARTH

Grammar, Comparisons

Speaking, Talking about issues related to the environment

Writing, A letter expressing an opinion

Review 11

IX - Unit 12 BIG ISSUES

Reading, How the big issue changed my life

Vocabulary, forming nouns by adding suffixes (-dom, -hood, -ship)

                      Expressions with come; word pairs

Listening, for specific information

X - Unit 12 BIG ISSUES

Grammar, Inversion

Vocabulary, vocabulary related to weather conditions;

                      vocabulary related to natural disasters using visuals

Grammar, All/Both/Neither/None/Either/Double conjunctions

XI - Unit 12 BIG ISSUES

Listening, for specific information

Review 12

Grammar and vocabulary review.

Preparations for the Test 4.

Mock test 4

XIIII kolokvijum (Test 4)

XIII - Unit 12 BIG ISSUES

Speaking, Expressing opinion and making a decision

Writing, An essay

XIV – Revising vocabulary; Speaking activities;

XV - Practising for the oral exam





















 

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