Este Curso de inglés se dirige a adultos principiantes que parten de un nivel muy básico o desde 0. El alumno percibe progresos sorprendentes desde el primer día y al poco tiempo sabe desenvolverse en situaciones cotidianas sencillas, pero de gran utilidad.

Objetivos generales

  • Proporcionar un nivel elemental, pero de gran utilidad práctica para situaciones cotidianas de la vida real.
  • Sentar unas bases sólidas para un posible aprendizaje posterior.
  • Hacer que el aprendizaje del inglés sea una experiencia motivadora y divertida.
  • Comprender informaciones generales y específicas en textos orales y escritos sencillos producidos en situaciones de comunicación cotidianas.
  • Producir textos orales y escritos muy breves y sencillos en situaciones de comunicación habituales.
  • Leer de forma comprensiva textos simples relacionados con la experiencia personal del alumnado y con las situaciones del aula.
  • Relacionar el significado, la pronunciación y la grafía de palabras y frases así como reconocer aspectos sonoros, rítmicos y de entonación propios del inglés.
  • Comprender y usar los elementos lingüísticos y no lingüísticos que intervienen en situaciones habituales de interacción social y comunicación para que ésta sea más fácil y fluida.

Contenidos del Curso

Contents Grammar Vocabulary Pronunciation
1
A Hello! verb be: /and you numbers 0-10 word stress; /h/, /so/, and /D/
B Where are you from? verb be: he, she, it countries sentence stress; l\l and /ai/
C We're from the USA.
We're American
word order in questions; question words nationalities;
numbers 11-20
word stress; M, fvJ, and /J/

PRACTICAL ENGLISH

The alphabet
People in the street: What's your name? How do you spell it? Where are you from?

REVISE & CHECK

What do you remember? What can you do?

2
A What's in your bag? singular and plural nouns;
a 1 an, the
small things /5/,/a/,and/9/
B Family and friends possessive adjectives;
possessive s;
people and family /5/,/a/,and/9/
C A man's car or
a woman's car?

adjectives colours and common adjectives /ae/f /ei/, /a:/, and h-J

PRACTICAL ENGLISH

Personal information
People in the street: Do you have brothers and sisters? How old are they?

REVISE & CHECK

What do you remember? What can you do?

3
A A bad hair day present simple: /and you common verbs 1 u:/, /w/, and Nl; linking
B What do you have
for breakfast?
present simple: we, you, they food and drink word stress; /t J7, /d^, and /g/
C He speaks English at work present simple: he, she, it jobs and places of work 3rd person s; word and sentence stress

PRACTICAL ENGLISH

What time is it?
People in the street: What do you do? Do you like it? What time do you start and finish?

REVISE & CHECK

What do you remember? What can you do?

4
A Do you like mornings? adverbs of frequency, present simple a typical day sentence stress
B Life at the top of the world word order in questions; question words common verbs 2 /es/, /d/, /ao/, and l]l
C You can't park here can /can't: permission and possibility common verbs 2 sentence rhythm

PRACTICAL ENGLISH

How much is it?
People in the street: Where do you usually have lunch? What do you have? How much is it?

REVISE & CHECK

What do you remember? What can you do?

5
A Before they were famous... past simple: be in, at, on: places /3-J and was / were
B A perfect day? past simple: have, go, get irregular verbs;
revision of daily routine verbs
sentence stress
C It changed my life past simple: regular verbs common verbs 3; more irregular verbs regular past simple endings

PRACTICAL ENGLISH

What's the date today?
People in the street: When's your birthday? What did you do on your last birthday?

REVISE & CHECK

What do you remember? What can you do?

6
A On an island in Scotland there is / there are hotels; in, on, under /e-a/ and /ia/
B Dream town? there was / there were places the letters ea
C Strangers on a train revision of past simple;
object pronouns: me, him, etc.
common verbs 3 sentence stress

PRACTICAL ENGLISH

What do you think of it?
People in the street: What's the last film you saw? What did you think of it?

REVISE & CHECK

What do you remember? What can you do?

7
A What do you like doing? like + verb + -ing activities /o/,/u:/, and/ij/
B Trip of a lifetime be going to (plans) future time expressions sentence stress
C What's going to happen? be going to (predictions) the weather; revision: verb collocation revision of sounds

PRACTICAL ENGLISH

Is there a bank near here?
People in the street: Is there a/an... near here?

REVISE & CHECK

What do you remember? What can you do?