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2019/2020

Certificate of Advanced English CAE 3

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A0B04CAE3 Z 2 2C
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Pavla Péterová, Dana Saláková (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Languages
Synopsis:

The aim of the course is to prepare for Certificate of Advanced English - the second highest level Cambridge ESOL exam. The course CAE3 covers unit 9 - 12. Studying for CAE helps you to improve your language skills (reading, writing English in use, listening and speaking) and use them in a wide range of contexts.

Requirements:

B2 exam should be passed

Syllabus of lectures:

Week 1 Reading the mind

Use of English and Vocabulary: open cloze & expressions with brain and mind; Grammar: narrative tenses

Week 2 Reading the mind

Speaking: paraphrasing; Reading: gapped text; Listening: multiple matching

Week 3 Reading the mind Grammar: emphasis, Writing: email

Week 4 Things to come

Vocabulary and Use of English: past participles and prepositions & multiplechoice cloze; Grammar: future

Week 5 Things to come

Speaking: reaching a decision; Reading: multiple matching; Listening: sentence completion

Week 6 Things to come

Grammar: Conjunctions, Writing: formal letter

Week 7 A perfect match

Vocabulary and Grammar: expressions for describing compatibility & whoever, whatever, etc.; Reading: multiple choice;

Week 8 A perfect match

Use of English: open cloze, Listening: multiple matching; Grammar: participle clauses

Week 9 A perfect match

Speaking: negotiating and co-operating; Writing: Formal Letter

Week 10 Soundtracks

Use of English and Grammar: word formation & future in the past; Reading: multiple matching

Week 11 Soundtracks

Vocabulary: onomatopoeic words, Listening: multiple choice; Speaking: collaborative task

Week 12 Soundtracks

Grammar: future in the past - advanced features; Writing: review

Week 13 Final credit test

Week 14 Credits

Syllabus of tutorials:

Week 1 Reading the mind

Use of English and Vocabulary: open cloze & expressions with brain and mind; Grammar: narrative tenses

Week 2 Reading the mind

Speaking: paraphrasing; Reading: gapped text; Listening: multiple matching

Week 3 Reading the mind Grammar: emphasis, Writing: email

Week 4 Things to come

Vocabulary and Use of English: past participles and prepositions & multiplechoice cloze; Grammar: future

Week 5 Things to come

Speaking: reaching a decision; Reading: multiple matching; Listening: sentence completion

Week 6 Things to come

Grammar: Conjunctions, Writing: formal letter

Week 7 A perfect match

Vocabulary and Grammar: expressions for describing compatibility & whoever, whatever, etc.; Reading: multiple choice;

Week 8 A perfect match

Use of English: open cloze, Listening: multiple matching; Grammar: participle clauses

Week 9 A perfect match

Speaking: negotiating and co-operating; Writing: Formal Letter

Week 10 Soundtracks

Use of English and Grammar: word formation & future in the past; Reading: multiple matching

Week 11 Soundtracks

Vocabulary: onomatopoeic words, Listening: multiple choice; Speaking: collaborative task

Week 12 Soundtracks

Grammar: future in the past - advanced features; Writing: review

Week 13 Final credit test

Week 14 Credits

Study Objective:

The aim of the course is to prepare for Certificate of Advanced English - the second highest level Cambridge ESOL exam.

Study materials:

GOLD Advanced Coursebook (with 2015 exam specifications), A. Thomas with S. Burgess, Pearson Longman

Unit 9-12

Note:
Further information:
https://moodle.fel.cvut.cz/courses/A0B04CAE3, https://jazyky.fel.cvut.cz/vyuka/A/CAE/
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
Tue
roomT2:E1-106
Péterová P.
12:45–14:15
(parallel nr.101)
Dejvice haly
Učebna
Fri
Thu
Fri
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-12-08
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet12550304.html