Text Features & Revision – Level 2 Group 1 – 16th May 2016 – Class Notes


  1. Take a mock reading exam

  2. Revise text features

  3. Try an IELTS reading exam

  4. Discuss any other areas you want to look at before next week’s exam

  5. General Grammar Review here: https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar

Text features overview here  + Quick knowledge test here


Read this: https://quizlet.com/13291247/nonfiction-text-features-quiz-flash-cards/

then  take the test: https://quizlet.com/13291247/test


Very difficult – not for everyone! https://www.quia.com/quiz/1991762.html?AP_rand=847094395

QUICK Academic Reading Test: http://www.english-online.org.uk/ieltsfolder/readac3.php?name=Academic%20Reading%203&fun=startReadRequest()&spt=readac3

1 Hour Academic Reading Test: http://www.english-online.org.uk/ieltsfolder/readac1.php?name=Academic%20Reading%201&fun=startReadRequest()&spt=readac1

Today’s words:


Columns in text:

A glossary, also known as a vocabulary, or clavis, is an alphabetical list of terms in a particular domain of knowledge with the definitions for those terms. Traditionally, aglossary appears at the end of a book and includes terms within that book that are either newly introduced, uncommon, or specialized.