Month: december 2016


    

New Year’s Resolutions

Časi: postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko (active and pasive). /Verb forms: put the verbs in brackets into the correct form (active and passive). When did ringing in the New Year become such a big deal? Turns out, it isn’t just a construct of modern Americans. Some… Preberi več

Christmas 2016 in Slovenia

Na vsako manjkajoče mesto v besedilu vstavi ustrezno besedo iz spodnjega nabora. (Fill in each gap with a suitable word from the box below.) In February next year I will have been living in Slovenia for 10 years – gosh how time flies! My first Christmas here in… Preberi več

Commonly misused: members, supporters, fans, admirers

Dopolni manjkajoče mesto z ustrezno besedo iz tabele. Potem preberi spodnja prevode in preveri rešitve. (3) members supporters fans admirers 1 To soccer _______________, identifying themselves with the club is a hobby, a pastime or source of casual entertainment. To the _______________, the club is a way of… Preberi več

Saving the “Serengeti of Antarctica”

Predlogi: Na manjkajoča mesta vstavi ustrezen predlog. In what is being hailed as a “milestone for ocean conservation,” an agreement was reached to establish a marine protected area in Antarctica. The reserve will cover 600,000 square miles (nearly 1.6 million square km)—about twice the size of Texas—in the… Preberi več

Future forms: will, going to, present simple and continuous (6)

Časi: Postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko: present simple and continuous, will future, going-to future.       After school today my friends ____________________ (COME) over to my house to have pizza and watch a film. I’m writing a book about the world in the year 3000.… Preberi več

The ifs and buts of long-term weather forecasting

Dopolni vsako prazno mesto z eno manjkajočo besedo. / Fill in each gap with one suitable word. Ever since the Met Office was derided for predicting a barbecue summer, long-range weather forecasting for the season ahead has been avoided. The most that is attempted is 30 days, and… Preberi več

Present Perfect Simple & Continuous 2

Časi: postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko: present perfect simple/present perfect continuous. / Put each verb in brackets into the correct form: Present Perfect Simple or Present Perfect Continuous. 1 a) The population of my country ____________________ (AGE) for the past twenty years. b) Your grandma looks… Preberi več

What’s up with eggs from vegetarian hens?

Časi in druge glagolske oblike: postavi glagol v oklepaju v pravilno obliko (active and passive). / Verb forms: put the verbs in brackets into the correct form (active and passive). If you go to the grocery store to get something as simple as eggs these days… you might… Preberi več

Future forms: will, going to, present simple and continuous (5)

Časi: Postavi glagol v oklepaju v ustrezno obliko: present simple and continuous, will future, going-to future. What are you doing tonight? ____________________ (YOU/COME) to the concert with us? Don’t let him read on the bus – he ____________________ (BE) sick. It’s a lovely day, I think I ____________________… Preberi več