Reading – skimming and scanning
Inferring meaning from context in a text
Read a text about homes of the future and make 5 Level 2-style questions for another team.
Match descriptive words to text types
synonyms – online synonyms
Our ideas for houses of the future:
more economical houses.
remote controlled house. voice activated house.
GPS chips in people (controversial)
amble verb [I usually + adv/prep]
stroll verb [I]
wander verb (WALK)
B1 working or operating quickly and effectively in an organizedway:The city’s transport system is one of the most efficient in Europe.We need someone really efficient who can organize the office and make it run smoothly.
premium noun (EXTRA)
concur verb [I]
› to agree or have the same opinion:The new report concurs with previous findings.[+ that] The board concurred that the editor should have fullcontrol over editorial matters.[+ speech] “I think you’re absolutely right,” concurred Chris.
neaten verb [T]
flirt verb [I]
UK US /bɪndʒ/ informal
binge verb [I]
UK US /bɪndʒ/ (present participle bingeing orbinging) informal