Ws/L2.2

Use correct grammar, e.g. subject-verb agreement, correct and consistent use of tense
(a) Understand that, in complex sentences which may have several parts, particular care is needed to check subject-verb agreement
(b) Understand that the choice of tense depends on the task
(c) Understand that in longer texts the writer needs to keep checking back while writing, not at the end, and to check that the tense remains consistent
(d) Understand that, when writing texts such as impersonal reports, verbs using the passive voice are useful to keep the focus on the action rather than on who performs it, e.g. it has recently been revealed that the association is losing money

Useful set of verb cards for literacy and ESOL (includes regular and irregular examples in a wide range of tenses/moods, plus 1st-3rd person singular / plural cards). Pick and choose the ones you need according to level. Fully mapped.[img_assist|nid=4692|title=|desc=|link=popup|align=left|width=70|height=100]

Level
L2
L1
E3
English
Ws/L2.2
Ws/L1.2
Ws/E3.2
ESOL
ESOL Ws/L2.2a
ESOL Ws/L1.2a
ESOL Ws/E3.2a

Fabulous set of 40 challenging multiple choice questions focusing on spelling, vocabulary, grammar (some are very challenging) and punctuation (again, challenging, and with good coverage of apostrophes).

Level
L2
English
Reading: word focus (phonics & vocabulary)
Ws/L2.2
Ws/L2.4
Ww/L2.1

Passive verb forms is a useful 1 page reference sheet for L1 and L2 ESOL (and tutors).

Level
L1
L2
English
Rs/L2.1
Ws/L2.2
ESOL
ESOL Rs/L2.1a Use implicit & explicit grammatical knowledge to help follow meaning and purpose of different texts
ESOL Ws/L1.1a
ESOL Ws/L2.2a

Passive and active verbs provides clear examples and practice for Level 2 students.

Level
L2
English
Ws/L2.2

Grammar – check your knowledge is an interactive PPT that is ideal for grammar revision (for L1 and 2 tests). Use for whole group work or individual brush-up sessions. Focuses on subject-verb agreement. Try the questions and then check your answers.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Ws/E3.2
Ws/L1.2
Ws/L2.2

An absolutely amazing PowerPoint (created as part of a PGCE assignment). Interactive activities, links and written exercises (these could also be printed as worksheets) plus lots of points for group discussion. Also great for teacher reference / training.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Rs/E3.2
Rs/L1.1
Rs/L2.1
Ws/E3.2
Ws/L1.2
Ws/L2.2
Ws/L2.3