Check your progress:
1. What 3 types of British schools do you know?
2. How is primary school divided in Britain?
A. infant school
B. grammar school
3. What streams of primary school do you know?
4. What is Oxbridge?
A. Cambridge and Oxford
B. Bridge in London
Get to know yourself A B
1 I am good at learning languages. Yes No
2 I am good at mathematics. Yes No
3 In discussions I can clearly explain my point of view. Yes No
4 I am interested in new technologies. Yes No
5 When I am in a new situation l can understand it quickly. No Yes
6 When I was a child I always invented new games to play with my friends. No Yes
7 I like to go on excursions with my class, especially to art galleries. No Yes
8 I like listening to different kinds of music. No Yes
9 I like doing tasks with clear and detailed instructions. Yes No
10 It's difficult for me to follow the instruction step by step - I always change something. No Yes
11 I write with my right hand. Yes No
12 I write with my left hand. No Yes
Match the beginnings and the ends of these school jokes.
1 Teacher: Why did you fail the last exam paper? a) No, it was just her pen.
2 Son: We had a test yesterday because the b) You can't lose something you never had!
teacher said we would have the test come rain or c) Why? I got up early!
shine. d) You can't have had the test. It snowed
3 Student: I didn't do my homework 'cos I lost my yesterday!
memory. e) I must have got the wrong paper!
4 Teacher: Your mother must have written this
5 Teacher: You can't have made so many
mistakes in just one day!