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THAT’S ENGLISH! Módulo 6 Unit 1. Holiday Time

Unit 1: HOLIDAY TIME Topic Vocabulary
Holiday  vacaciones Break  vacaciones cortas Package holiday  viaje organizado Resort  centro de vacaciones To sightsee  visitar un lugar de interés Retreat  refugio ACCOMMODATION  ALOJAMIENTO Hotel  hotel Self-catering apartment  apartamento autoservicio Guest house pensión B&B (Bed and Breakfast)  habitación con desayuno Hostel  albergue Travel  (U) viaje (como actividad general) Journey  viaje (se refiere sólo al desplazamiento) Trip  viaje (incluye también referencia a la estancia) Voyage  viaje (normalmente largo y por mar) Tour  viaje (organizado con diversas paradas) To travel  viajar Travel agency  agencia de viajes Travel agent  agente de viajes To go on holiday  ir de vacaciones Transfer  traslado Flight  vuelo Return flight  vuelo de ida y vuelta Beach  playa (orilla del mar) Seaside  playa (costa)

I.E.S. Virgen de Valme

Prof. D. Raúl Escalera Maestre

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THAT’S ENGLISH! Módulo 6 Unit 1. Holiday Time

GRAMMAR Reason
1.- Clause Linkers
- Because  porque [usually in a final position, or as an answer to a Why-question] I can’t go on holiday because I don’t have any money - As  como, puesto que [usually in an initial position] As I don’t have any money, I can’t go on holiday - Since  ya que [usually in an initial position] Since I don’t have any money, I can’t go on holiday - That’s the reason why  éste es el motivo por el que [usually in a final position, after a full stop] I don’t have any money. That’s the reason why I can’t go on holiday.

2.- Preposition
- Because of I didn’t go running because of the rain

FUNCTIONAL LANGUAGE EXPRESSING PREFERENCES
General Preferences
Prefer + noun TO noun I prefer blue to red Prefer to + infinitive I prefer to study in the morning Prefer –ing TO –ing I prefer reading a book to watching TV

Specific Preferences
I’d prefer + noun I’d prefer tea I’d prefer to + infinitive I’d prefer to stay in tonight. I’d rather + infinitive I’d rather stay in tonight I’d rather + infinitive THAN infinitive I’d rather stay in than go to the cinema

I.E.S. Virgen de Valme

Prof. D. Raúl Escalera Maestre

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THAT’S ENGLISH! Módulo 6 Unit 1. Holiday Time

THE WEATHER
What’s the weather like today? What will the weather like tomorrow? It… There is/are… Rain Rain Snow Snow Wind Sunshine Fog Clouds

It is… Hot Warm Cold Cool Freezing --Rainy Snowy Cloudy Windy Sunny Foggy

PRONUNCIATION DIPHTHONGS
/ai/ Time Closing Diphthongs /ei/ /oi/ /au/ Take Boy House /ou/ Know /iǝ / Here Centring Diphthongs /εǝ / /oǝ / Chair Door /uǝ / Sure

WRITING A FORMAL LETTER

I.E.S. Virgen de Valme

Prof. D. Raúl Escalera Maestre