Foreign language - English II - OKMN0A185B
Title: Cizí jazyk – angličtina II
Guaranteed by: Katedra anglického jazyka a literatury (41-KAJL)
Faculty: Faculty of Education
Actual: from 2023
Semester: summer
E-Credits: 4
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:0/0, Ex [HT]
Extent per academic year: 16 [hours]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: combined
Teaching methods: combined
Additional information: https://dl1.cuni.cz/course/view.php?id=5784
Guarantor: Mgr. Kristýna Červinková Poesová, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): Mgr. Veronika Gajdošíková
Mgr. Kateřina Novotná, Ph.D.
Pre-requisite : OKMN0A181B
Interchangeability : OPMN0A185B
Is pre-requisite for: OKMN0A189B
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Annotation -
In this course it is systematically worked with the texbook Speakout 3rd Edition published by Pearson to develop students´ oral, listening, reading and writing skills as well as grammar and vocabulary. The overall aim is to help students become more confident and fluent users of the English language. The course is offered in two language levels, weak and strong pre-intermediate.
Last update: Červinková Poesová Kristýna, Mgr., Ph.D. (29.01.2024)
Aim of the course -

The aim of the course is to develop students´ communicative competence and improve their anticipated laguage level (from A1/A2 to A1+/A2+ for the lower level and to B1 for the higher language level).

Last update: Červinková Poesová Kristýna, Mgr., Ph.D. (30.01.2020)
Descriptors - Czech

přímá výuka - 16 hodin, plnění průběžných úkolů - 36 hodin, vypracování požadavků ke zkoušce - 6 hodin, příprava na zkoušku - 26 hodin, samostudium - 36 hodin

Last update: Červinková Poesová Kristýna, Mgr., Ph.D. (28.01.2023)
Literature -

Obligatory literature (intermediate):

CLARE A., WILSON, J. J. Speakout B2. 3. vydání. Student´s Book and eBook with Online Practice. Pearson. 2023. ISBN-13: 9781292359540. 

Obligatory literature (pre-intermediate):

WILDMAN, J.; CLARE A., WILSON, J. J. Speakout B1. 3. vydání. Student´s Book and eBook with Online Practice. Pearson. 2023. ISBN: 9781292359533.

Recommended literature (for both levels):

Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary. 8th ed. Oxford: OUP ELT, 2010. ISBN 0194799123.

Oxford Collocations Dictionary for students of English. Oxford: OUP, 2009. ISBN 978 0 19 4325387.

AYTO, J. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: OUP, 2010 (3rd ed.). ISBN 978-0-19-431287-5.

McCARTHY, M.; O’DELL, F. English Collocations in Use. Cambridge: CUP, 2005. ISBN-10 0-521-60378-1.

SWAN, M. Practical English Usage. Oxford: OUP, 2005. ISBN-13: 978-0194420983.

Oxford Learner's Dictionary of Academic English. Oxford: OUP, 2014. ISBN 978-0-19-433350-4.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/

https://www.helpforenglish.cz/

Last update: Červinková Poesová Kristýna, Mgr., Ph.D. (29.01.2024)
Requirements to the exam -
written exam - grammar, vocabulary, listening and reading comprehension (pass = 65%; 2 resits)
Last update: Červinková Poesová Kristýna, Mgr., Ph.D. (29.01.2024)
Syllabus -

Pre-intermediate:

GRAMMAR: prepositions of time; question forms; future plans and intentions; polite inquiries; phrasal verbs; modal verbs for rules and advice; articles; present perfect; superlatives

VOCABULARY: collocations with get and make; knowledge; decisions; facilities (places in the city); success; technology collocations; sports and games

Intermediate:

GRAMATIKA: how to speculate, defining relative clauses, do and did for emphasis, future continuous, passives

SLOVNÍ ZÁSOBA: lifestyle adjectives, extreme adjectives, enterteinment, environment, illness and treatment, phrases related to time

 

Last update: Červinková Poesová Kristýna, Mgr., Ph.D. (29.01.2024)
Course completion requirements -
80% attendance (2 absences allowed); a piece of writing (150 - 300 words); oral task
Last update: Nechanský Tomáš, Mgr. (25.01.2022)
Learning resources -

go to: https://dl1.cuni.cz/course/view.php?id=5784

Last update: Červinková Poesová Kristýna, Mgr., Ph.D. (25.09.2020)