Voice Notes: Jorge 25 06 2020

Notes

Progress

 P 216                                                                 

B2 U12 A 8

Homework

Please, do the recommended exercises and watch the recommended videos

Am/is/are

Was/were/be/been

Passive/phrasal verbs/idiom

Concept

We will decide on the go/as we go

Stopover

The butcher’s

Good atmosphere

It is considered to be

I think of it as being

I see it as being

I consider it

I find it

People say that it has …

More rich  

The sand is natural white

Appeal to

Exciting

Prince charming

Field

Witnesses

Statements

Things make people commit serious crimes.

Marginalised areas

Bitter/vengeful

Play truant/Bunk school

Everyone is used to doing these kinds of things

I used to do these kinds of things

Trial/Court case

Brakes failed

What are the harms of …

A fair trial

Unfair

Spanish law

Regulations  

Contradict

Alternative

Sobre la marcha

Carnicero

Ambience

Richer

Arena

Be attractive to

Emocionante

Príncipe azul

Campo

Testigos

Declaraciones

Things that make people commit serious crimes are …….

Ghettos

Rincorosa

Pira

Costumbre

Solia

Juicio

Fallan los frenos

Consequences

Juicio sin corrupción

Injusto

Derecho

Reglamentos

Contradecir

Pronunciation

Know vs. Now

Trail vs. Trial, Liar, Diamond

Smack

Back

Lack

Tribunal

Questions for revision

Law and crime

A

1: What kinds of things convince all twelve members of the jury of the accused person´s guilt?

2: What makes people commit serious crimes?

3: What school rules did you have to follow? How did you feel about them?

4: Why are expert witnesses called during a trial?

5: What are the harms of parents smacking their children, which is an example of corporal punishment?

6: Everyone should have the right to a fair trial, but do they in your country?

7: Why does society need to make sure that everyone who breaks the law and deserves to be punished actually gets punished regardless of their social status?

8: Why must governments be allowed to introduce, change and scrap laws? What are the obstacles in their way?

9: What do you think it´s like being imprisoned for years in a cell?

10: Why is it important that justice is seen to be done in society?

11: Are you in favour of capital punishment/a death sentence?

12: Besides spies, who else should be sentenced to life imprisonment?

13: If you were one of the witnesses who watched some robbers speeding off in a getaway car, would you follow them?

14: When the judge shouts ´Silence in court´ angrily and someone continues talking, what happens to them?

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