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1. VOCABULARY



advertisement (/ədˈvɜːtɪsmənt/ British Eng.; /ədvɜː'taɪsmənt/ American Engl.) = any public notice, as a printed display in a newspaper, short film on television, announcement on radio, etc, designed to sell goods, publicize an event, etc.

avdertisement = advert /ˈædvɜːt/ = ad /æd/

to rent = to occupy or use (a property) in return for periodic payments.

low price = a relatively small amount of money to pay something.



Complete this chart with more things you can find in these rooms:
bathroom
kitchen
bedroom
study
living room
dining room
hall
garden
garage
bath/bathtub (bañera)
blender (batidora)
bed
desk
armchair
chairs
door
plants
car
bidet (bidé)
clock
bedside table (mesita de noche)
bookcase (estantería)
carpet
piano



brush (cepillo)
cooker
blind (persiana)
painting
chair
picture



cistern (cisterna)
dishwasher (lavavajillas)
cupboard
shelves
fireplace
table



comb (peine)
fridge
cushion (cojín)

lamp




cupboard (armario)
frying pan (sartén)
curtain (cortinas)

rug (alfombra)




hair dryer (secador del pelo)
glasses
duvet (edredón)

sofa




mirror
microwave
pillow (almohada)

sofa bed




shower
oven (horno)
sheet (sábana)

table




shower gel (gel de ducha)
pot (olla)
wardrove (armario)

television




sink (lavabo)
sink (fregadero)







soap (jabón)
stove (fogón)







tap (grifo)
tap (grifo)







toilet (retrete)
toaster







toilet paper (papel higiénico)
window







toothbrush (cepillo de dientes)








towel (toalla)










a light = anything that illuminates, such as a lamp or candle.

a lamp = any of a number of devices that produce illumination: for example, an electric lamp, a gas lamp, an oil lamp.

Click on the image to see the videos related with the house:
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Do the quiz:




He is a good cook. He knows how to cook well in the cooker.
a cook and a cooker 01.GIF

kitchen.jpg









Things you have in your house:

Furniture, appliances and accessories:



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8B_Rooms_in_the_House_2.jpg



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2. LISTENING



garage /ˈɡærɑːʒ/ British English
garage /ɡə'rɑːʒ/ American English

furniture /ˈfɜːnɪtʃə/ (it's a singular word, but has a plural meaning) = the movable, generally functional, articles that equip a room, house, etc.












Do the quiz about the Johnson family:



Do the quiz about Kevin and Jason:




Do the quiz:



Do the quiz:






Listening Practice
Click on the link, listen and do the activities:
· Craig's house
· Terry's house
· Stephanie's house
· Fran's house
· Kevin's house
· Harry's house
· Innes' house





3. GRAMMAR




THERE IS

THERE ARE

(with singular nouns)

(with plural nouns)
+
There is /There's a sofa in the living room.
There is an armchair in the living room.

There are two windows in the kitchen. (There're)
There are some chairs in the hall.
-
There isn't a television in the dining room.
There isn't an umbrella in the dining room.

There aren't four chairs in the hall, just three./
There aren't any showers on this floor.
?
Is there a mirror in the bathroom?
Is there an alarm-clock in the bathroom?

Are there five plates on the table?
Are there any plates on the table?





Yes, there is.
No, there isn't.

Yes, there are.
No, there aren't.

When we give a list of things we use there is (NOT there are) when the first word is singular, e.g. In my living room there's a sofa and two armchairs.



Indefinite articles + plural countable nouns:

some
(+) with plural countable nouns
+
There are some chairs in the hall.
any
(- , ?) with plural countable nouns
-
?
There aren't any showers on this floor.
Are there any plates on the table?
We will learn the use of some and any with uncontable nouns in Unit 9A.





Online activities:
1. http://www.bradleys-english-school.com/online/MultipleChoice/aansomeany.html
2. http://www.grammar.cl/Games/Some_Any_A_An.htm
3. http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=1657
4. http://eolf.univ-fcomte.fr/uploads/ressources/grammar/07_determiners_some_any/some02.htm
5. http://www.bradleys-english-school.com/online/flashmultiplechoice/mc_aansomeany.html
6. http://suz.digitaleschulebayern.de/english/grammar/some1.htm
7. http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-4911.php
8. http://oud.digischool.nl/en/grammatica/someany-vraag.htm
9. http://www.usingenglish.com/quizzes/237.html
10. http://www.montsemorales.com/gramatica/SomeanyPDC.htm
11. http://www.1-language.com/englishcourse/unit13_grammar_exs2.htm
12. http://www.1-language.com/englishcourse/unit13_grammar_exs2.htm
13. http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-8826.php
14. http://a4esl.org/q/h/0001/jb-someany.html
15. http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-68966.php
16. http://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/vocabulary/some-any/exercises?09
17. http://www.1-language.com/englishcourse/unit13_grammar_exs.htm
18. http://www.time4english.com/aamain/school/e2ag1a.asp
19. http://www.time4english.com/aamain/school/e2ag1a.asp
20. http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-3990.php
21. http://www.esl-lounge.com/student/grammar/1g30-restaurant-some-any.php
22. http://www.english-4u.de/some_any_ex2.htm
23. http://first-english.org/english_learning/english_year_2/some_or_any/02_some_or_any_exercises.htm
24. http://www.autoenglish.org/gr.some.i.htm
25. http://www.isabelperez.com/some-any.htm
26. http://www.grammarbank.com/some-and-any.html
27. http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-67580.php
28. http://www.ilv.ucl.ac.be/gramlink-an/exercices/quantifiers/quantifiers01.htm
29. http://www.grammarbank.com/determiners-articles-quiz.html
30. http://www.ilv.ucl.ac.be/gramlink-an/exercices/quantifiers/quantifiers05.htm
31. http://www.tolearnenglish.com/exercises/exercise-english-2/exercise-english-8262.php
32. http://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/vocabulary/some-any/exercises?11


SOME, ANY and NO
  • Click on the answer buttons to see the correct answer.
  • Choose the correct form.



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There is / There are













5. SPEAKING


Watch these videos and then try to describe your house.













If you like this house, you can set up yours like this one:
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6. WRITING


swap = to exchange

There are people on the net who like exchanging their houses with other people. This could be a chear opportunity for visiting other countries.
If you would like to have a look to some of these sites, visit:
http://www.lovehomeswap.com/?utm_source=BlowfishGoogle
https://www.homeexchange.com/en/
http://www.homelink.org/index.jsp?language=3


Conjunctions: (they're joining words)






7. SONG


House of the Rising Sun (The Animals)









Do the quiz:






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