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Course, academic year 2019/2020
English - pre-intermediate I - V834003
Title: Angličtina - mírně pokročilí I
Guaranteed by: Department of Languages (834)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:1
E-Credits: winter s.:1
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/2 C [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / 13 (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
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: Valentová Dana Mgr. (05.05.2020)
The course is focused on developing the acquired knowledge necessary for basic communication in everyday life situations. The aim is to achieve A2+ level according to CERF (Common European Reference Framework).
Aim of the course -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (22.01.2018)

Students will be able to:

  • express in basic grammar tenses in spoken and written form
  • describe an event, retell a story
  • describe a person, a place; give a detailed description
  • discuss in a hotel, a restaurant, express their demands, solve a problem
  • write short informal and formal mails, letters
Literature -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (22.01.2018)

R: Oxenden C.,Latham-Koenig Ch., English File Pre-intermediate Multipack A, Oxford University Press,2012, 9780194598682

A: Murphy R.,English Grammar in Use,Cambridge University Press,2003, 052143680X

A: Vince M.,Intermediate Language Practice.Macmillan,2010, 9780230727014

Learning resources -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (22.01.2018)

Materials prepared and/or recommended by the teacher.

Teaching methods -
Last update: Novotná Jana PhDr. (02.03.2018)


Syllabus -
Last update: Kubová Petra Ing. (22.01.2018)

1. Introduction; Word Order in Questions; Common Verb Phrases

2. Describing People: Appearance and Personality; Present Simple Tense

3. Clothes; Present Continuous Tense; Prepositions of Place; Social English Phrases: Hotel Reception

4. Holidays; Past Simple and Past Continuous Tenses; Regular and Irregular Verbs, Prepositions of Time and Place: at, in, on

5. Telling a Story; Time Sequencers and Connectors; Verb Phrases

6. Travelling – At an Airport; Expressing the Future: Plans, Predictions, Future Arrangements; Verbs + Prepositions

7. Expressions for Paraphrasing: like, for example, etc.; Defining Relative Clauses; Social English Phrases: At the Restaurant

8. Fashion and Shopping; Present Perfect and Past Simple Tenses

9. Adjectives Ending –ed and –ing; Indefinite Pronouns: something, anything, nothing

10. Describing a Town or City, Time Epressions; Comparative Adjectives and Adverbs; Superlatives

11. Health and the Body; Quantifiers; Social English Phrases: Making a Complaint

12. Expressing the Future: Predictions, Decisions, Offers, Promises; Opposite Verbs

13. Review of Verb Forms: Present, Past, and Future; Adjectives + Prepositions

14.General revision - grammar, vocabulary

Registration requirements -
Last update: Valentová Dana Mgr. (05.05.2020)

Knowledge at A2 level.

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Novotná Jana PhDr. (02.03.2018)

Active participation in seminars and passing the end-of-term credit test.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Účast na seminářích 1 28
1 / 1 28 / 28
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 30
Continuous assessment of study performance and course -credit tests 70