Exercises 48.1 Match the subject on the left with the topic on the right.1 maths a animals2 physics b gymnastics3 history c 25y + 32 x = 51z4 geography d e = mc25 physical education e H2O6 English f the countries of the world7 chemistry g the 15th century8 biology h computers9 information technology i spelling
48.2 Look at the subjects in A. Which were your favourite subjects? Which did you not like? My three favourite subjects were languages, English and art. I didnt like physical education, physics and maths.
48.3 Look at the picture for 30 seconds. Then cover it. How many of the ten objects can you remember? Write them down in English. notebook, crayons, cassette, drawing pins, pencil, rubber, ruler, paper clip, tape recorder and pencil sharpener.
48.4 Which of the things in B in the previous slide have you got in the room where you study English?• Write down the words for everything you can see. I usually have a tape recorder and some cassettes, a notebook, some pens, some paper clips, a pencil, a rubber and a pencil sharpener.
48.5 Choose a verb from C opposite to fill the gaps below. Putthe verb in the correct form.John did well at school. He always found it easy to (1)learn and he always (2) __________ his homework. He did(3) ____________ all his school exams. Now he (4) passed____________ geography at university. He is also (5) is studying___________ a special geology course. He enjoys doingsitting in lectures, listening to the lecturer and (6)_________ notes. He will (7) __________ his final taking take/doexams next year. If he (8) ___________ , he will (9) passes________ a degree in geography. If he (10) get__________, he will be very sad. He would like to failsbecome a geography lecturer. He would like to (11)__________ lectures. give
48.6 Choose the ten words from the opposite page which you most want to learn. Write them down in one column on a piece of paper and in a second column put a drawing (or a translation or a definition). Cover the words in the first column and look at the second column. Can you remember the words? Try this exercise again in one weeks time. How many words can you remember now?