Month: november 2016


    

Future forms: will, going to, present simple and continuous (4)

Časi: Postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko: present simple and continuous, will future, going-to future. 1 I’m bored with this TV programme. When ____________________ (IT/FINISH)? 2 I ____________________ (GO) to the theatre this evening. 3 A: The ceiling in this room doesn’t look safe, does it? B:… Preberi več

Technology firms may struggle to disrupt the food business

Pridevniki: Vstavi ustrezen pridevnik iz tabele na vsako prazno mesto v besedilu. / Adjectives: Fill in each gap with a suitable adjective from the box. cheap worth familiar warm experienced conscious rival former fierce intellectual The office parks of Silicon Valley boast many firms that are trying to… Preberi več

Present Perfect Simple – Paraphrasing Exercise 1

Prepiši poved tako, da uporabiš glagol v ‘present perfect simple’ in da ohraniš prvotni pomen. / Paraphrase the sentence using the verb in the Present Perfect Simple; the meaning must stay the same. He became a volunteer at the retirement home ten years ago. He ____________________________________________________________ten years. They… Preberi več

Have Humans Hit the Limit of Our Life Span?

Linking words: postavi ustrezno besedo/besedno zvezo iz tabele na prazno mesto v besedilu. / Fill in each gap with a linking word/expression from the box. Scientists have long argued over whether there is a natural barrier to the human life span, or whether our life expectancy could keep… Preberi več

Commonly misused: casualties and victims

Dopolni manjkajoče mesto z ustrezno besedo: casualties, victims. Potem preberi spodnja pravila in preveri rešitve. 1 There was a massive earthquake in New Zealand on Sunday, but fortunately there weren’t many _______________. 2 Most _______________ of domestic violence choose to hide their suffering from the rest. 3 »I’m… Preberi več

Commonly misused: citizens, residents, applicants, tenants

Dopolni manjkajoče mesto z ustrezno besedo iz tabele. Potem preberi spodnja prevode in preveri rešitve. applicants tenants residents citizens 1 As  _______________ of Spain, my family are allowed to work, go to school, buy a home and have our own business as well pay taxes here, but we… Preberi več

Jail threat to skiers who go too far off-piste

Preberi besedilo. Odgovori na spodnja vprašanja s kratkimi odgovori. / Read the text, then answer the questions below in note form. After the deadliest weekend in the Italian mountains of the winter, ministers are expected to rush through legislation introducing huge fines and possible jail terms for skiers… Preberi več

Happiness can break your heart too

Scientists have said it isn’t just sad things that make us brokenhearted. Happy events can also be bad for our heart. A broken heart is an actual _______________ (1 MEDICINE) condition. It is not just the _______________ (2 SAD) we feel when someone we love does not return… Preberi več

Future forms: will, going to, present simple and continuous (3)

Časi: Postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko: present simple and continuous, will future, going-to future. 1 A: I don’t know how to use this camera. B: It’s quite easy. I ____________________ (SHOW) you. 2 A: Why are you turning on the television? B: I ____________________ (WATCH) the… Preberi več

Commonly misused: casualties and victims

Dopolni manjkajoče mesto z ustrezno besedo: casualties, victims. Potem preberi spodnja pravila in preveri rešitve. / Fill in the gaps with a suitable word: casualties / victims. 1 There was a massive earthquake in New Zealand on Sunday, but fortunately there weren’t many _______________. 2 Most _______________ of… Preberi več