News for next week

My dearest! I do apologise for the delay in the information, but I thought I had upoaded all the information last Thursday night. I do not know what has happened to the long and detailed message I wrote last Thursday. Now, I’m still in BA and I’m afraid I can’t check all the information against […]

NEWS FOR NEXT WEEK

My dearest! I do apologise for the delay in the information, but I thought I had upoaded all the information last Thursday night. I do not know what has happened to the long and detailed message I wrote last Thursday. Now, I’m still in BA and I’m afraid I can’t check all the information against […]

Classes on November 9th

My dearest! I’ sorry but I won’t be able to be there on time. I’ll be in class at 10 after the usual break. Here’s a link on conditional sentences for you to practice while I’m off. Then, I’ll give you the quizzes and we’ll listen to the last group presentation. https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/conditional-se

Our class from October 5th

Last Thursday, as there were many absent students. We decided to upload the class online. Click this link to enter the page. 

Revision for mid term 1

  Hello everyone! Here’s a list of links for revision of phrasal verbs https://www.ecenglish.com/learnenglish/lessons/phrasal-verbs-travel Tense revision ; vocabulary for describing places : adjectives ;  remember to review vocabulary on transport and a hotel facilities and services. See you on Tuesday!

Practice dialogues at the restaurant

Be ready to roleplay these situations below Welcoming guests at a restaurant} Making Reservations a, Taking an order, Dealing with complaints, describing dishes, and more. Click here for practice http://www.learning-english-online.net/speaking/dialogues/at-a-restaurant/

Have a look at your marks!

Hi everybody! As you are not able to see at the grills in Autogestión, I´ll upload them here. You will be able to see the final marks for every instance of evaluation during the second term. See you on Thursday  29th June for the make up exams or colloquia. Notas_Comision_2017-44-2016-12-1 Planilla de notas de idioma […]

See your marks here!

Hi everybody! Have a look at your marks so far. The first one will show you the mark for every instance that make up the PRACTICOS in the other two. planilla de idioma 1 de turismo segundo tramo Notas_Comision_2017-46-2016-4-3 Notas_Comision_2017-44-2016-4-3 Chicos, les subo las planillas por aca para que puedan ver sus notas por ahora. […]

Information about this week on make up exams and colloquia

Hi everybody! This week we are taking make up exams and colloquia. Tuesday 27th: Mid term I and Mid term II make up exams. Mid term make up I: Avila, Arenas, Becera, Bravo, Cabezas, Campos, Cavallo, Cerda; Dias, Flores, Lopez, Olivera, Pinto, Ricagno, Romero Mid term make up II: Avila, Gutierrez, Rosales, Arenas, Becerra, Cabezas, […]

MAKE UP EXAM WEEK AND COLLOQUIO

Hi everybody! This week we are taking make up exams and colloquia. Tuesday 27th: Mid term I and Mid term II make up exams. Mid term make up I: Ortiz, Eugenia. Thursday 29th: Oral and written quizzes make ups and colloquio. Oral quizzes make up for the first term: De Vita, Renata Colloquia:  Aguirre, Caram, Emmi, […]

READING COMPREHENSION ASSIGNMENT

Hi everybody! Instead of a quiz, you will work on the following READING COMPREHENSION ASSIGNMENT  in pairs on the articles that you were supposed to read for tomorrow, Thursday 22nd. We won’t have  regular classes in the morning as we are going to visit DIPLOMATIC HOTEL on Friday 23rd at 3pm. The deadline for this […]

Visiting Intercontinental Hotel

Jun 19, 2017 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma III Turismo 1 comment

My dearest students from Idioma III! We are visiting Intercontinental Hotel instead of Hyatt, next Thursday 22nd at 11am. Since the site was offered during our regular class time, I decided yo invite you to the Intercontinental hotel. We’ll meet at the hotel main Hall at 11. I hope to see you all there. See […]

VISITING DIPLOMATIC

Hi everybody! We are meeting NEXT FRIDAY 23RD AT 3PM AT DIPLOMATIC HOTEL at the MAIN HALL for the site that they are offering us on that day. I hope most of you can make it there! I hope to see you all. Not Hyatt hotel but DIPLOMATIC  

Video muy interesante…para entender a nuestros alumnos…

May 29, 2017 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Sin categorizar 0 comentarios

Vale la pena escucharlo para entender a nuestros alumnos.

More material to have a look at…

Hi everyone! Here’s some material for you to work on. See you next week! Modal Verbs explanation. Click here or more practice. Hotel Rating

Online class Thursday 20th April

Good Eveining! In order to move forward with the contents from unit 2, I will ask you to continue with page 20 and 21 from the coursebook on how to  deal with the public. 1. Do the reading comprehension activity. (exc. 1, and 2 fron page 20). 2. Practice different situations making use of professional […]

Online class for Tuesday 18th April

Abr 17, 2017 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma III Turismo 1 comment

My dearest, I won´t be going to the University tomorrow as I’m ill in bed. Here’s a list of tasks for you to do:  Go to page 18 of your coursebook. Do excercise 1 and 2 on means of transport. Click here to go through some extra information on transport. Click here to check with […]

Online lesson for Tuesday 18th April

Go to page 18 from the coursebook and do the following excercises. Do excercise 1 on vocabualry Then the reading excercise 2 about Nathan Wilson. With the information in excercercise 2, do excercise 3 to complete Nathan’s profile. The read infromation about GRAMMAR: SIMPLE PRESENT AND PRESENT CONTINUOUS on page 19. Click on this link […]

The Marketing mix

Mar 28, 2017 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma III Turismo 0 comentarios

Here’s the article we’ll discuss un class. https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/newSTR_94.htm

Make up exams week

Next week, you’ll have the chance to make up for the failed exams. Tuesday 22nd: Written Quizzes Make up for the first (units 6 &7) and second term (units 8&9) Thurday 24th: First and Second Mid term test.  

Present perfect practice.

Click here for further practice on PRESENT PERFECT, here for PRESENT PERFECT SIMPLE VS CONTINUOUS  and here for PRESENT PERFECT VS SIMPLE PAST.  Remember to read TOURISM STORIES for next class. See you!

Mid term 1

Hello everyone. The mid term test 1 will be taken on Tuesday 27th September and on the 29th, you will be giving group presentations about the biggest and most high-tech airports in the world. Have this page in mind on English for specific purposes. See you!

For the coming week

Read the following article for OUTDOOR ACTIVITES to discuss in class. Have a look at the following page to practice will vs going to future. In case of new words, have in mind the following travel and toursim glossary or click here for a more interactive one

Unit 6 – Practice

Hi everybody, here’s a link to practice count and mass nouns, and this one to have a look at the verbs of cooking. Practice on your own and see you on Tuesday!!!!

What’s next? Make up exams and colloquia.

Jun 25, 2016 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

My dearest, next week we are having all the make up exams and colloquia. Tuesday 28th: Make up exams for mid term 1 and mid term 2. Have a look at the results on the grill you can download from AUTOGESTION. Thursday 30th: 1) Make up for the quizzes : written and oral. ( If […]

Visit to the Mod

Jun 14, 2016 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

Hi everyone! Remember this week we are visiting the Mod Hotel in Federico Moreno st. downtown Mendoza. Tuesday 14th at 9. Hope to see you all!!! Be on time!!!  

Check in procedure

May 31, 2016 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

Click here to do some listening and drilling practice on “checking into a hotel”. Here you can follow a similar conversation. See you tomorrow!

Next week news!

May 19, 2016 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

On Tuesday: we are having a short quiz on numbers. All kinds: tel #, years, dates, etc. Please study and practice saying them. we are talking about Edinburgh. So prepare the city file a be ready to talk about it. Prepare a list of comparative and superlative sentences  about the different topics in the list […]

COMPARATIVES AND SUPERLATIVES

May 19, 2016 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

Hi everyone! Here’s a link for you to practice comparatives and superlatives. See you next class.  

Next class Thursday 17th May

May 19, 2016 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

Hi everybody! For next class, we’ll be talking  about Bhutan and Edinburgh. Please complete the city files finding info about location,population, climate, attractions, etc. and be ready to talk about them. Also, remember to visit an information center and find material (brochures, leaflets and maps) to work with them in class. See you then!

Our Reader for next week

Abr 13, 2016 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

My dearest! Remember that we are discussing the first and second chapter of the book called “Seasons and Celebrations”. The idea is that you read it comprehensively at home on your own and prepare a summery to be able to talk about it. Remember we are not having classes  tomorrow. We are having final exams! […]

End of term news

Nov 19, 2015 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma IV Turismo 0 comentarios

My dearest, here’s the list of students who need to go for the make  up exams and the colloquio next week. MAKE UP EXAMS: FIRST TERM ASSIGNMENTS: Dalmau/Olivar  (oral) SECOND TERM ASSIGNMENTS: Dalmau/Olivar (oral) FIRST MID TERM TEST: Dalmau/ Olivar/ Oliver SECOND MID TERM TEST: Dalmau/Oliver COLLOQUIO:  CHATRACHIA, LOYACONO, OLAGUIBET, MINTO

End of term news

My dearest, here’s the list of students who need to go for the make up exams and the colloquio next week. MAKE UP EXAMS: FIRST TERM ASSIGNMENTS: ———————— SECOND TERM ASSIGNMENTS: Andreoni, Arasa , Lima (oral) FIRST MID TERM TEST: Fuentzalida/ Gallardo SECOND MID TERM TEST: Andreoni, Arasa, Lima COLLOQUIO:  Godoy;  Morales, Ximena; Lubo; Lira; Ropero

News and further practice.

Hello my dearest! I’m sorry for not showing up today, I’m not feeling well.  Here’s a link for you to keep on practicing air travel situations. Please, remember next class Tuesday 20th we’re having the presentations on airports. Remember to consider not only general information, but also include services and facilities (refer to the most […]

INDIRECT QUESTIONS

My dearest! Have a look at this self-explanatory video and do further practice here and/or here.

For next Thursday!

My dearest students, read the following article for our next class August 20th, and be ready to talk about them!!!! Remember it’s also included in the booklet of practice. “Literary Tourism: The literary tourist trail hits and misses” by Jenny Scott. BBC News. http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-coventry-warwickshire-25027052. See you!    

For oral presentations

Please, have a look at the following material for giving presentations. Remember, it’s a formal instance, so be formal!!! Click here to go over vocabulary related to facilities and services at a hotel.   See you tomorrow!!!!

Placement Tests

All students who presented for the exam last Tuesday in order to be exempt from attending the regular course corresponding to English IV, should go for the oral counterpart of the exam. Students from Hotel Management will have the oral exam at 10, after the break. Students from Tourism will have the exam at 12.30. […]

Make up exams and colloquio week

Jun 23, 2015 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Turismo 0 comentarios

From 1T2: Students who are able to get the “promoción” and therefore go for the colloquio on  Friday 26th: BALDEON, CAPPONI, FLORES, MORETTI, KUETER, HERRERA AND PUEBLA. (Remember to read and prepare AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND,  plus SEASONS AND CELEBRATIONS) Students who have to still make up for some exams: Wednesday 24th- MAKE UP FOR […]

Make up exams and colloquio week

Jun 23, 2015 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma I Hotelería 1 comment

From IH2: – Students who go for the COLLOQUIO on FRIDAY 26TH ARE: ABDALA, ALLASINO, GALDAMES,  GENTIL, INCIRILLO, S. , LEIVA, SMERKIN  AND ROMERO. (Remember, you’ll have to prepare the extensive reading in the program AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND plus SEASONS AND CELEBRATIONS.) – Students who are already “REGULARES”  and are able to sit for […]

Article to read and discuss in class

Jun 16, 2015 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Sin categorizar 0 comentarios

If you still have the time to read them, do it.. If not, we’ ll read them and talk about them in class. See you tomorrow. Here’s another one.

Giving Presentations

Click here to have a look at some helpful expressions for giving presentations.

Simple Past Revision

Hi my dearest! Here’s a set of links for you to practice simple past apart from the excercises in th book.  YOu can also try these ones. Here’s for passive voice Remember we are having a quiz tomorrow!!!! See you.

FOR THE ONES WHO GO FOR THE COLLOQUIO!

Nov 19, 2014 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma IV Turismo 0 comentarios

As long as it doesn’t interfere with other subjects or exams…PLEASE TRY TO GO EARLIER TO SIT FOR THE COLLOQUIO. I’ll be in room 7 or 8 ground floor taking exams from 8.30.  You are a lot! (ORDOÑEZ, LLANOS, BERMEJO, DALL AQUA , ORTIZ, ROMERO, LA ROSA, RINCON, MAUGERI, ROJAS, ARIJON, CASTALDI AND CUNSOLO.) THANK […]

About your final condition

Click below to have a look at your grades. Notas de Hotelería -Idioma IV Notas de Turismo -Idioma IV Have a look and read the previous entry to know when you sit for the different exams. Have a nice weekend and see you on Tuesday!    

NEWS FOR THE END OF TERM

Remember dates: Tuesday 18th: Quizzes make up exams (oral and written for the first and second term) Thursday 20th: Mid term 1 and 2 make up exams and colloquio. Colloquio: Preprare a presentation on  the extensive reading (page 33 from the booklet) Be ready to answer questions in the end.   See you next week!

A CHANGE IN OUR SCHEDULE

My dearest students,  the presentations on SWOT analysis meant for tomorrow will be put off for the following Thursday 25th September after the mid term test due on the 23rd. In this way, we will be able to finish unit 9 completely and make a revision for the mid term test. See you tomorrow!

GROUP ASSIGNMENT ON UNIT 7

Click here to practice language, listening and vocabulary online on the same topics. Here’s a copy of the Assignment on unit 7. Remember it’s a group assignment to be done in teams of 3 or four groups so I won’t be recieving individual assignments. Have them sent to my email (silsarmiento@gmail.com) by next Friday 29th. Make […]

Prepositions Practice

Click here for a quiz on prepositions

MAKE UP EXAM MARKS AND FINAL CONDITION

My dearest students, we have finally reached the end of the term. Click below to check on the results of the make up exams and colloquio and make sure you read your final condition.  Planilla de Notas de Idioma I In case you fail, please do not disappointed with the career you’ve chosen. Cheer up […]

News for the coming week

My dearest students, here’s a reminder for next week. Click in the following link to look at the grill and see what you to make up for: Planilla de notas  Tuesday 24th: Make up exams for the quizzes and oral exams from the 1st and 2nd term. Thursday 26th: Mid term make up exams and colloquio. […]

End of term news

Jun 20, 2014 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Sin categorizar 0 comentarios

Please remember that next class 19th June, we are going to visit the Cavas de Weinert winery. It’s in cervantes street just past Boedo on the right. It’s sceduled for 9.30 and it costs $25. We’ll meet there. Don’t miss it! http://www.winesofargentina.org/es/bodegas/C/1063

News

My deares students, this is a reminder for next week. Have a look at the grill with the marks uploaded here and make sure you study for the exams. Click here: planilla de notas Tuesday 24th: Make up exams for oral exams ( 2nd term) PANZA, Emanuel. Thursday 26th: Colloquio: CAIRO, GAMMONE, MERCADO. (You have the possibility for […]

Customer care

http://hotel-tefl.com/complaints/ esl.about.com/od/businessspeakingskills/a/customer_ser.htm   Dealing with complaints: using the appropriate language.  

At the restaurant: practice

Click here for written and oral practicehttp://esl.about.com/library/beginner/blwouldlike.htm

Indirect questions

Click here for explanation and practice! Remember wwe are having a quizz tomorrow. See you! Indirect questions exercise

Article for discussion

READ THIS SHORT ARTICLE AND BE READY TO DISCUSS IT IN CLASS.    

REVISION

Here’s a revision for basic topics, please go over them: ordinal numbers verb to be personal pronouns  

MAKE UP EXAMS AND COLLOQUIOS FOR 1T2

Nov 14, 2013 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma II Turismo 0 comentarios

Remember date! Tuesday 19th: Quizzes make up exams (oral and written) for the first and the second term. FIRST TERM: WRITTEN: Esposito, Gallardo, Olivar, Weigandt, Puebla. ORAL: Perez, Pérsico SECOND TERM: WRTTEN: Chrsiten, Esposito, Gallardo, Weigandt. ORAL: Gallardo, Weigandt, Puebla, Olivar.   Thursday 21th: Mid term make up exams for the first and second term: […]

mid term 2

My dearest students, is exam is going to be reschecduled for TUESDAY 12TH NOVEMBER.  The content is exactly the same but we are going to make a revision next class ( Thursday 7th) Topics included are all the ones I pointed out last class from unit 11 to 14 included, plus the reading on New […]

REVISION FOR MID TERM 1

Sep 21, 2013 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma II Turismo 0 comentarios

– Revision for future forms -Practice modal verbs – Go over air travel vocabulary and hotel facilities – Communication: air travel . Visit this site for further practice on any of the topics. Study hard and see you on Tuesday!!!

schedule for next week

Sep 10, 2013 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma II Turismo 0 comentarios

Remember: 12th Sept.: Cracow cityfile. 17th Sept.: Presentations on Conference facilities and services. 19th Sept: Revision of Unit 10/ Australia (chapters 7-8-9-10) 24th Sept.: MID TERM TEST 1  

On the make up exams for the quizzes

Jun 22, 2013 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma III Turismo 0 comentarios

My dearest students! Remember  that when you make up for the written quizzes, you have to sit for an exam which is like an “integrador”. So, your responsibility is to go through all the exams that we had during  the first or the second term. (Actually , two written quizzes in each term and two […]

COLLOQUIO

COLLOQUIO:  JUNE 27TH VALERIA VECHIARELLI, JOAQUIN OLALLA AND ALEJANDRO NEBOT Very good job and congratulations so far because you’ve done an excellent job attending this subject. Now, you have to go through one more stage: the colloquio. For this, you’ll have to prepare one of the extensive readings in the syllabus included in the booklet. […]

QUIZZES MAKE UP EXAMS

THURSDAY 27TH: QUIZZES MAKE UP EXAMS AND COLLOQUIO FIRST TERM – QUIZZES MAKE UP EXAM : ORAL : GIRALA, ARNAU, SALAZAR, OLMEDO WRITTEN: ARNAU, GARCIA, GIRALA, LOPEZ, MAYORGA, OLGUIN, SALAZAR, OLMEDO SECOND TERM: QUIZZES MAKE UP EXAM: ORAL: GARCIA, GONZALEZ, OLMEDO, SALAZAR WRITTEN: GIRALA, LOPEZ, MARTIN, MAYORGA, OLGUIN, OLMEDO, SALAZAR    

MID TERM MAKE UP EXAMS

TUESDAY 25TH : MID TERM MAKE UP EXAMS MAKE UP EXAM FOR MID TERM 1 : BRITOS, GARCIA, LOPEZ, LUBO, MARTIN, MAYORGA, NARPE, OLGUIN, QUILAHUILQUI, SALAZAR MAKE UP EXAM FOR MID TERM 2: ALBORNOZ, ARNAU, GIRALA, LOPEZ, MAYORGA, OLGUIN, SALAZAR    

End of term news

My dear students, we finally got to the end of the term. Here I’m giving you a detailed guideline of how to go along the coming weeks. TUESDAY 18TH: VISIT TO THE WINERY THURSDAY 20TH: HOLIDAY TUESDAY 25TH:  MID TERMS MAKE UP EXAMS THURSDAY 27TH: QUIZZES MAKE UP EXAMS AND COLLOQUIO. I will let you […]

Visit to Navarro Correas Winery

Hi my dearest!!! Remember tomorrow Tuesday 18th we are meeting at NAVARROS CORREAS WINERY  at 11.30 for a guided tour in English. I’ll give you the exam results there!!! Don’t miss it! Here’s a link if you still don’t know where it is. http://www.areadelvino.com/anuario2008/Navarro.pdf See you tomorrow!

describing trends video

Have a look at this video which might be very useful and self-explanatory for this purpose.

DESCRIBING TRENDS

May 23, 2013 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma III Hotelería 0 comentarios Tags: p, practice

Hi there!!! Here there are some links for you to work and practice on describing trends. http://www.admc.hct.ac.ae/hd1/english/graphs/describing_graph1.pdf http://www.eslflow.com/Describing_Graphs_vocabulary-_graph_matching.pdf http://www.eslflow.com/Describing_Graphs_worksheet.pdf

Some good news!

This message is for Risco, Salaverri and Zeballos. I know that you appear as “alumnas libres” but I think that you still have a chance!. Please, go and talk about your cases in Bedelía with Juan Carlos and Claudio.   I hope to see you next class. Don’t miss it!

Next week

My dearest, here’s an outline of the exams for next week. Tuesday 20th – QUIZZES MAKE UP EXAMS (oral and written) Thursday 22nd- MID TERMS MAKE UP EXAMS  and COLLOQUIOS (Next class, Thursday 15th we’re having normal lessons for revision of the various topics you need and for questions about exams next week)     […]

Visit to the Winery

Next Thrusday we will be visiting a winery to have our guided tour in en English! So you’d better be ready to understand.  Explore this page to learn a little on wines and wine tasting.   We will be visiting Tapiz in Agrelo or Rutini in MAipu. We’ll make our mind tomorrow in class! See […]

Quiz on unit 12

Remember we are having a quiz on Unit 12(passive voice and ski equipment vocabulary)  and unit 13 (relative pronouns, vocabulary, giving health advice)   See you tomorrow!

About Australia and Thailand

Read about Tourism in Australia  and tourism in Thailand and also click here in this updated articles and be ready to discuss them in class.

Passive voice

Go to this site for grammar and excercises on passive voice. Have a look at this page to read and learn about the  process of winemaking and see how passive voice is used in the present to describe processes. Memoriso in order to explain it in class!

revision for quiz unit 11

Have a look at this page about future forms

Future tenses revision and practice

Click here for practice.

I apologise!

Sep 19, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma II Turismo 0 comentarios

I’m so sorry about the previous upload. I spent a long  time finding practice for you and I forgot to click on the “Publish button”. Anyway, the excercises on air travel and modal verbs might come in handy for the quiz tomorrow on  unit 9. See you tomorrow.

MID TERM

My dearest, remember we are having the mid term tomorrow. I hope you have been studying. Here there are some links: Future: “going to” o “will“, Modal verbs for obligation Air travel vocabulary Hotel facilities and services.  

Exams

Please, remember this week we are not having lessons because of the exams. See you the following week. Pay attention to this site , because I will be sending you some information and practice on UNit 10. See you around!

FUTURE “WILL” AND “GOING TO”

Ago 13, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma II Turismo 0 comentarios

Click here to go through revision and practice   and more practice.

For the final exam…

Jul 11, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

All the units are included in the oral exam. Remember the exam usually takes four parts: 1st, your presentation: this time it will be about an article from www.tourism-review.com. It should be related to one of the units we have studied such as  describing a festival, a particular destination in terms of its tranportation (cruises, […]

For the final exam

Jul 10, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

All the units are included in the oral exam with Unit 6 about quality included as well.  Remember   the exam usually takes four parts: 1st, your presentation: this time it will be about an article from www.tourism-review.com. It should be related to one of the units we have studied such as  describing changes or […]

VIDEOS

Jun 25, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

Please, during this week, I´ll be collecting the videos you so well prepared last class so that I can upload them in our web. I’d really like everybody to see what you’ve done. Don’t forget to bring it on Tuesday or Thursday at the usual time! Thanks a lot!

Make up Exams Week

Jun 25, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

On Tuesday, I’ll be evaluating colloquios. They´ll be about  “North India: A Success Story of a Village Tourism Project” from Tourism-review online magazine and another article  prepared by yourself from the online magazine related to the units seen in the book. On Thursday, I´ll be evaluating mid term make up exams and Quizzes exams.   If […]

splogging

Jun 24, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

Fernanda, most of the words are very technical terms. I could understand them with the following explanation.  Try this site!

Next week

Jun 23, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 2 comentarios

On Tuesday we’ll have the colloquios. You’ll have to read and prepare the following articles from Tourism Review: You´ll start talking about one topic that you pick from the online magazine related in some way to the units we’ve seen in class or to unt 6 about Quality in Tourism. Then, be ready to talk about or […]

Regular classes

Jun 13, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

As we couldn´t make an appointment for a guided tour with some time in advance (for all the changes you asked me to make) tomorrow we will be having regular lessons. See you tomorrow and be ready to discuss the article we couldn´t cover last class.

END OF TERM NEWS

Jun 09, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

Tuesday 12th  , we´ll finish unit 5 and we´ll make a revision for the mid term. We´ll also discuss the article “Worst Medical Toursim Disasters” Thursday 14th, guided tour videos about different  touristic places here in Mendoza. Tuesday 19th, mid term 2: Unit 3: Travel by road and rail Grammar Comparatives and superlatives Functions Dealing […]

News about the end of the term.

Jun 08, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

As agreed our last class, the mid term will be taken on Thursday 14th. Units 3, 4 and 5 will be included. That means: Vocabulary:                               tour operations and contracts                         […]

Useful phrases from different dialogues

Jun 08, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

This is from Fernandez and Di Carlo. Get your own copy and be ready to study them.

Phrasal verbs

Jun 06, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

Click here for some mixed practice and here for some more, here for phrasal verbs with “up” and here for phrasal verbs with “out”  

GUIDED TOUR VOCABULARY

CLICK HERE AND HERE.  

DEGREES OF FUTURE PROBABILITY

May 11, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

CLICK HERE FOR REVISION AND EXTRA PRACTICE

topics for the mid term and extra practice

Abr 30, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

My dearest students, the exam is basically on units 1 and 2 in the book. I won´t include the readers. So, don´t forget to study: describing recent and current changes and consequences. (remember you can consult grammar explanation at the end of the book.(p120) Also take a look at the different tenses. Practice from the […]

Some news about this week!

Abr 23, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

My dearest students!!! Tomorrow, I’m having exams at 11 o’clock. So we can easily meet and have normal classes at 8:30. I´ll be there first thing in the morning. See you then!

Some news about this week.

Abr 23, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

My dearest students!!! During this, we are having exams. So we are not having classes on Tuesday (tomo. However, it´s highly probable that we are having classes on Thursday 26th. So find out on that day!!! See you!

PRACTICE

Abr 18, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

As you know, we are having the mid term tomorrow Thursday 19th. Click here for some help about simple past and present perfect. o here for passive voice. This site will be very useful for writing about festivals, as you’ll probably have to do.

PRACTICE

Abr 16, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

TO PRACTICE “DESCRIBING  TRENDS” CLICK HERE or here REMEMBER TO PRACTICE TENSES AND PREPOSITIONS IN “GIVING OPINIONS”. DO EXCERCISES IN THE WORKBOOK ONLINE.   SEE YOU TOMORROW

Quiz and Mid Term

Abr 10, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

My dear students, I´ll remind you of some important dates: Next class, April 12th we are discussing the first two pages of Unit2. Have everything prepared by then. April 17th, you´re having a quiz on Unit 1. May 3rd, the Mid Term Test. See you on Thursday!

Quiz and Mid Term

Abr 10, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

My dearest students, let me tell you that next class Thursday 12th April, you are having a quiz  on Unit 1 ( Basically grammar and vocabulary) Don´t forget to do excercises in the Activity Book for practice. On April 19th, you are having the Mid Term Test which will include units 1 and 2 from […]

ABOUT THE READER

Mar 25, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés, Inglés III 0 comentarios

I´m so sorry about the reader I asked you to read for this coming Thursday. Apparently, there are no enough copies of the book in our library since I mistook it for another book. Of course, we´ll put off the discussion of  that chapter of  the book for Tuesday, 3rd April. See you on Tuesday!!!

Some news

Mar 23, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés 0 comentarios

Last Thursday we used the lab to do some kind of a placement test in the computers. If you missed that class please enter this page, do the exam and bring the result to class next Tuesday.   Remember next Thursday we’ll be discussing the chapter ” Quest for Quality” from the book Managing for Quality. […]

ABOUT THE EXAM

Mar 23, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés III 0 comentarios

Last Thursday we used the lab to do some kind of a placement test in the computers. If you missed that class please enter this page, do the exam and bring the result to class next Tuesday.   Remember next Thursday we’ll be discussing the chapter ” The changing Nature of leadership ad mangment” from […]

To read at home and discuss in class

Mar 16, 2012 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Inglés, Inglés III 4 comentarios

Read this short article, find out their locations and be ready to talk about them in class!See you on Tuesday!

About exams next week

Tues 22: quizzes make ups 1st term oral and written and 2nd term oral and Written. Study the readers for the oral exams and basically grammar points for the written tests. Remember! 1st term: units 8 9 10 and 2nd term: units 11 12 13 14. Thurs 24: mid terms make up exams Colloquios: read […]

Visit to the winery

Well, we’ll be meeting tomorrow at 9.15 at Navarro Correas Winery. The tour is free. Try to go over vocabulary about the wine making process:http://m.wisegeek.com/what-is-the-process-of-winemaking.htm. Enter here for wine tasting vocabulary:http://www.wineschool.com/vocabulary.html See you there.

A reminder for the end of the term

Tues 15- Mid term II Thurs 17 – a visit to Altavista winery Tues 22 – quizzes make up (oral and written) Thurs 24 – mid term I and II make ups and colloquios Just let me know if you have any questions!

more practice on conditional sentences

Click here to enter the site. Go through the theory and click at the bottom for practice.http://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/conditional-sentences/type-3/exercises?02

more practice on passive voice

Enter here for more excercises on passive voice. http://www.englishgrammar.org/active-passive-voice-exercise-ii/

conditional sentences

Here´s some theory and practice on conditional sentences Zero Type, First and Second type. Click here.

Giving Directions

Practice this topic. There´s also some audio and listening practice you can do in the same page. Click here for further practice.

Airport

Here´s a number a questions to follow as you do the reading. chapters 19-23

Passive Voice Practice

Click here  for passive voice  in the simple past or here for p.v. in the present. Click on this link to go over the explanation of passive voice and examples in all the sentences

INDIRECT QUESTIONS

These are a little bit more complicated. Don´t worry! They will be easier in the quiz! Click here for more theory and practice.

Getting to know New Zealand

Click on watch?v=7KXGmvhd1pU&feature=list_related&playnext=1&list=SPBE5CFE99A65712CF to learn more about this  great country!

Simple present and present porgressive with future reference

Click here to go over the explanation and do further practice! More practice.

AIRPORT

This is to anticipate the book we re reading during this second part of the term!

IMPORTANT NEWS!

The mid term test is postponed for next Tuesday, sept. 20th and the presentations will be for the 22nd then. I won´t be able to go to the University on Thursday ( Sept. 15th). Of course you can join in The other classes for further practice. (Prof. V. Ramos and Prof. L. Bucella) Anyway, if […]

PRACTICE FOR THE MID TERM TEST (UNITS 8, 9 , 10)9)

UNIT 8:  THE FUTURE UNIT 9 :  MODAL VERBS – AIR TRAVEL VOCABULARY UNIT 10:  MAKING SUGGESTIONS  – MORE PRACTICE HOTEL FACILITIES        

News!!!

Sep 05, 2011 por Silvina Sarmiento Categoría : Idioma II Hotelería 0 comentarios Tags: Noticias

Remember we are not having classes tomorrow  TUESDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER becasuse i´m having exams!!! See you on Thursday!

A reminder

On Tuesday we are discussing chapters 1, 2 and 3 from Australia and New Zealand. Be ready to talk about each chapter! Here´s some practice on the future forms we´ve seen in class.

Direct and Indirect questions.

Open this link in order to read about and to do some excercises on DIRECT AND INDIRECT questions

Describing Trends: language

Try this site to review material on how to describe trends. Click here for practise or here for going through the language.

Vocabulary and expressions for giving presentations

Make sure you go over this page before your presentations! Click here!

PRACTICE ON FUTURE “GOING TO” AND “WILL”

Get ready for the quiz! Click on the following links: Future “going to” and “will”, further practice.

CITY FILE

Here you have the CITY FILE for you to fill in with information about the different cities we´ll look into.  See you in Thursday. CITY FILE

ISTANBUL

Remember to work on your city file on Istanbul. Be ready to give information about its location, climate, some histoical facts and , accomodation and touristic attractions. Check this site

IN CASE OF ANY QUESTIONS OR DOUBTS…

I´LL BE AT THE UNIVERSITY TOMORROW FRIDAY 18TH JUNE AT 11.15 TO ANSWER QUESTIONS ABOUT THE MID TERMS AND MAKE UPS.

JOB INTERVIEW: LISTENING

Click here to listen to a dialogue and do some excercises for listening comprehension.

Audio practice on giving directions

Click here, listen and answer the question!

ONLINE LESSONS

Dear students! I will be giving some online lessons on Friday  23rd from 3-4 pm and on Monday 26th from 5.30-6.30 pm in case you have any doubts or questions on the material I’ve uploaded for you to practice for the mid term. “Online lessons” means that I will be connected at that time and […]

PRACTICE FOR MID TERM

HERE´S MORE PRACTICE FOR THE MID TERM ON THE 27TH! CLICK HERE FOR PRESENT SIMPLE VS PRESENT CONTINUOUS, STUDY AND THEN CONTINUE WITH THE EXCERCISES. CLICK HERE FOR COUNTABLE AND UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS,  NOUNS THAT CAN BE COUNTABLE OR UNCOUNTABLE. CLICK HERE FOR VOCABULARY ON FOOD ( Great site! Don´t forget to try the flash cards!) […]

Listening practice

Listen and role-play a conversation at a car rental.

Syllabus and schedule

Here you are the syllabus for IDIOMA I – Hotel Management  and Tourism-  and the schedule of the first semester to help you during the course. cronograma Id I 2010 Syllabus English I – Hotel Management Syllabus English I – Tourism

HORAS DE CONSULTA

CHICOS VOY A ESTAR EN HORAS DE CONSULTA EL MIERCOLES 9 DE 8.30A 9.30.

PARA ALEJANDRO ESCOZ

Alejandro, te dí mal la información cuando llamaste…por eso es mejor prestar atención a las explicaciones que doy frente a todo el curso. Cualquier instancia desaprobada en la grilla de notas puede y debe tener su recuperatorio. De manera que sí rendís mañana el recuperatorio de prácticos del segundo tramo.

Information about the exams

RINDEN EL RECUPERATORIO DE PRÁCTICOS MAÑANA MARTES 24 TODOS AQUELLOS QUE TENGAN DESAPROBADOS LOS PRÁCTICOS EN EL PRIMER O EN EL SEGUNDO TRAMO Y LO RINDEN POR TRAMO ORAL O ESCRITO DE ACUERDO A CADA UNO. CUALQUIER CONSULTA LO HACEN A TRAVÉS  DE ESTE MEDIO. LOS PARCIALES SE RINDEN EL JUEVES 26 Y LAS PERSONAS […]

SOME NEWS ABOUT EXAMS

ESTOS SON LOS ALUMNOS QUE TIENEN LA POSIBILIDAD DE PROMOCIONAR. TIENEN QUE PREPARARSE PARA EL COLOQUIO EL DÍA JUEVES. HOTELERÍA:  MELANIE VENTURINI,  SOFÍA JURI, Y NEREA QUIROGA…CONGRATULATIONS! YOU HAVE TO READ THE BOOK  Treasure Island FOR THE COLLOQUIO NEXT THURDAY TURISMO: GONZALO MALLEA! YOU´VE MADE IT!!! YOU ALSO HAVE TO READ Treasure Island FOR THURSDAY. […]

Se cancela visita a bodega

The visit to the winery has been called off because of different reasons I´ll explain tomorrow. We´ll have normal classes!! See you tomorrow.

PRACTICE

Here’s some practice on the different topics for the mid term test passive voice , passive voice in the simple past

Schedule

Remember the schedule fot r the following weeks: Tuesday 10: revision Thursday 12: mid term- oral part Tuesday 17: mid term-written part Thursday 19: A visit to  Club Tapiz Winery and Hotel

Practice

Here´s some practice on Passive Voice. Click here!

ONLINE LESSONS

Remember that I will be giving online lessons on Monday from 4 to 6, so if you have any questions about the contents of the Quiz on Tuesday 22nd.

Practice

Remember the midterm is on Tuesday and on Monday we can have an online class just in case you have some doubts you want to clear up. I´ll be connected from 15.30 to 17.30 . Click here for practice on:  different verb tenses; future forms; modal verbs, air travel vocabulary; hotel facilities vocabulary and dialogues Study and […]

Some important news!

Chicos, el jueves 24 si habrá clases de inglés en la cual haremos repaso para el parcial.  Si bien, la fecha del parcial no cambia ( martes 29) el jueves si habrá clases normales. I look forward to seeing you all!!!

VOCABULARY REVISION: HOTEL FACILITIES

HOTEL FACILITIES AND THEIR SYMBOL. CLICK HERE

Some news!

For those who were absent today, we are having a quiz on the vocabulary of Unit 10: Hotel facilities and services, meeting facilities and services and conference equipment.

VOCABUALRY ON AIR TRAVEL

Click here , check new words and go for the episode and the quiz!!

FURTHER PRACTICE ON THE FUTURE

Try this site! Move on to excercises 19 and 20.

Trabajo práctico: Find out about Istanbul

Estimados alumnos, les envío material para realizar un práctico. Les recomiendo que lo lean, good luck!

Welcome!!!

Welcome to English II !!! Remember we´ll be using English for International Tourism, units from 7 to 15. Get the material for this week, please!!! (Student Book, Work Book, and the reader New Zealand)