domingo, 18 de enero de 2015

Selectividad Exam. English in the World Today (COMMON MISTAKES).

You learn something every day if you pay attention. ~Ray LeBlond


COMMON MISTAKES

EXAM

SELECTIVIDAD TEXT: ENGLISH IN THE WORLD TODAY (University of Extremadura, 09-10)

MISTAKE
TYPE
CORRECTION
*For communicate
*For find
Grammar.
For communicating
to communicate


for finding
to find.
*Speak English today is very...


*Speak English is good.
Grammar.
Speaking English today is very...


Speaking English is good.
*In every world
Vocabulary. Grammar.
Everywhere in the world.
*Most important language of the world
Grammar.
Most important language in the world.
*every people


*all people
Vocabulary. Grammar.
Everybody


everybody
*in very countries
*very persons
*very opportunities
GRAMMAR.
In MANY countries.
MANY PEOPLE.
MANY opportunities
*persons
grammar
people
*Know English is very important




*Learn a second language is very important.
Grammar.
To know English is very important.
OR
Knowing English is very …


Learning a second language is very....
OR
To learn a second language is very...
*English is a beautiful idiom
Vocabulary
English is a beautiful LANGUAGE.


The word IDIOM is a false friend.
*in all world
Grammar and vocabulary
Everywhere in the world.
*for all world.
Grammar and vocabulary
For everyone in the world.
*all persons
Grammar and vocabulary.
Everybody / everyone.
*for can work
Grammar
To be able to work
so that you can work
*The English


Grammar and vocabulary
“The English” → English people.


English → “The English Language”