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Course, academic year 2020/2021
  
English - advanced II - V834002
Title: Angličtina - pokročilí II
Guaranteed by: Department of Languages (834)
Actual: from 2020
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:1
E-Credits: summer s.:1
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:0/2 C [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Level:  
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Valentová Dana Mgr.
Holanová Petra Mgr.
Annotation -
Last update: Holanová Petra Mgr. (01.05.2020)
The subject focuses on improving and expanding language and communication skills in general English, interpretation of text and listening materials, presentation of students' opinions and their ability to reason. Topics include technologies, art, health, travelling, animals, food and exercise. The final level of proficiency is C1 according to CERF (Common European Reference Framework).
Aim of the course -
Last update: Holanová Petra Mgr. (07.03.2020)

Students will be able to:

• understand and interpret authentic texts (newspaper articles, extracts from literature) and listening materials

• make arguments in a discussion using all acquired language skills

• use proper and precise vocabulary

• write an essay

• write a report

Literature -
Last update: Holanová Petra Mgr. (02.07.2020)

R: Latham-Koenig Ch., Oxenden C., Lambert J., English File Advanced MultiPack A, Fourth Edition, Oxford University Press, 2019, 9780194035798

A: Murphy R., Advanced Grammar in Use, Cambridge University Press, 2013, 9781107697386

A: Vince M., Language Practice for Advanced, Macmillan, 2014, 9780230463813

Learning resources -
Last update: Holanová Petra Mgr. (02.07.2020)

Materials prepared and/or recommended by the lecturer.

Teaching methods -
Last update: Holanová Petra Mgr. (02.07.2020)

Seminars.

Syllabus -
Last update: Holanová Petra Mgr. (07.03.2020)

1. How to survive; Challenge; Verb + object + infinitive or gerund

2. Phones and technology; Obsessions; Conditional sentences; Adjectives and prepositions

3. Facts and myths; Prefixes; Intonation and linking in exclamations

4. Health and safety; Modal verbs for permission, obligation, and necessity; Writing a report

5. Art; Verbs of the senses

6. Illustrations; Colour idioms

7. Health and medicine; Gerunds and infinitives; Similes

8. Travel and tourism; Expressing future; Writing an essay

9. Animal matters; Insects; Ellipsis

10. How to eat out; Preparing food; Nouns - compound and possessive forms

11. Living in another country; Cleft sentences

12. Becoming a British citizen; Words that are often confused

13. Workouts; Relative clauses

14. General revision

Registration requirements -
Last update: Holanová Petra Mgr. (03.05.2020)

Knowledge at B2/B2+ level according to CERF ( Common European Reference Framework).

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na seminářích 1 28
1 / 1 28 / 28
 
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