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watch the video clips complete the exercises make your own commercial


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englishcentral makes improving one s english fun and effective by turning popular web videos into powerful language learning experiences englishcentral users not only watch videos they speak them and receive instant personalized pronunciation feedback via our cloud-based system students watch authentic videos then speak the videos they are motivated through authentic content and a point based system students learn by taking video quizzes of the vocabulary of each video we also have a cutting edge phonetic speech recognition system which will give students valuable feedback about their speech sign up students make your own school classrooms groups assign video tasks and build curriculum for your students track your student s progress and print reports discuss and get tips on our teacher s forum teachers can track and assess their students using englishcentral.


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using this book this book is meant to compliment the low level video content of englishcentral the book can be used in class and students can then speak the videos and do the quizzes on englishcentral it is built in recycling of the curriculum in class 3 steps are recommended ask a few pre-viewing questions to students then watch the commercial together repeat as necessary students can follow with the script if needed the script can also be used as a listening cloze model the speech with students using a high level student each person can be a person in the commercial students should visit englishcentral and speak the speech and get instant fluency feedback model this in class once so the students understand registration and how to use the player students complete a simple fill in the blanks activity to consolidate their learning of the vocabulary and language forms next students can perpare their own version of the commercial and perform for the class each close dialogue is set up so students can use the blanks to make their own commercial have fun ­ it makes for great learning that s it students can then in a language lab or at home use englishcentral and speak the videos do the video quizzes for each video teachers can track their progress also have an end of book commercial contest either students using these commercials or make their own it can be lots of fun and very motivating we hope you enjoy using englishcentral in this blended fashion englishcentral teacher s guide englishcentral user s guide


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table of contents eminem lipton iced tea imperatives transitions first second adverbs of frequency stating opinions food and drink describing yourself adjectives first person singular negative form sports present perfect tense demonstratives slang reported speech greetings sports question making dialogue interjections present tense food 7 adidas this is the truth the secret behind nike air halle berry and the crispy m&m pepsi max why can t we be friends choosing fed ex over carrier pigeons the most interesting man in the world red bull frog prince 9 11 13 ordering food restaurant dialogue adjectives food and drink 15 dialogue present tense question making let s business problem solving 17 habits ability can describing a person preferences food and drink 19 idioms feelings as long as dialogue want to food and drink 21 living social changed my life iphone check past tense used to changes numbers past tense website infomercial 23 if first conditional there is technology 25


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best buy ozzie and bieber cisco the future of shopping kfc double down so long bun lebron james what should i do pedigree we want meat old spice the man you could smell like fed ex castaway green car of the year audi a3 2.0 tdi doritos crystal ball brad pitt on the move for heinekens dialogue question making present tense technology too adjectives clothes shopping colors 27 29 idiomatic expressions food ingredients imperatives has got food and drink 31 modals asking for advice possibility future sports 33 predictions time keep food and drink 35 imperatives could prepositions of place if personal care products dialogue survival vocabulary requests past tense movies environment past tense commands question making news reporting cars demonstratives future possessive pronouns food and drink 37 39 41 43 45 hey statements of fact idiomatic expressions you got food and drink


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eminem lipton brisk iced tea i get asked to do commercials all the time and i always say the same thing first i need some hot s second we film at my house so i ain t gotta go anywhere third i record my own bring it cool refreshing drink it but once i try their products i always hate em so i bounce damn that is pretty but i got one final demand no we can t change the name to shut up and drink it see that s why i don t do commercials 7


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finish the sentences 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 that s why i do s i record my own damn that is good i always say the same this drink is cool and ing i tried their i ain t gotta go i need some hot s i always `em 10 second we at my house 8


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adidas this is the truth this is the truth i m not the not the greatest of all time i m not here to shout boast or preach i m not the i m not there yet but i m runnin up on you i m fast because i m i m and fast don t 9


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finish the sentences 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 i m not the est of all time i m not here to shout or preach i tell the truth i don t i m not the best of all don t lie i m not the worst but i m not the this is the simple i m telling you i am quiet i don t i m not to shout 10 i m fast because i m 10


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the secret behind nike air i ve got something very to tell you something we can t keep quiet any longer we felt it was time the people knew nike air is actually the of our very best athletes we ve been collecting athletes for over 30 years now come with me welcome to the collection unit this is where we collect the from our athletes to put it in the shoe technically we collect your in canisters and then we put it in the shoes i know that of course you know that well there you have it nike air is actually the of our very best athletes please treat with caution 11


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complete the sentences 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 we collect the air from our s don t be so we collect the air in cannisters we can t keep any longer they told me my air is really hi maria you re girl take care of them it s time to give air 10 nike air is the air of our very best athletes 12


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halle berry and a crispy m m so you re that new crispy m&m s guy huh what are you trying to get me what do you mean just look at this body i m chocolate i m crispy i just got this feeling once word gets out you know i read really give me your do you see my lifeline mmm-hmm it ends right here wow that s amazing with the glove and everything i didn t think you could make out oh could i have my back not this time little guy alright make it quick 13


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complete the sentences 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 what do you i m chocolate i m it ends here me your hand i m in a hurry make it i got this feeling not now guy are you trying to get me ed in the winter we usually wear s 10 give me your 14


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pepsi max why can t we be friends what can i get ya i ll take the and a pepsi max please good song great song so pepsi max has calories huh yup how many calories i think he it what are you doin oh pepsi max zero calories maximum pepsi taste 15



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