Sunday, December 29, 2013

Everybody Loves Raymond Lessons for Season 1

The following lessons are made for Season 1 of Everybody Loves Raymond. They are made for use in lessons and should not be altered in any way without permission from Mondosworld. Please enjoy using them and feel free to give me feedback on the lessons...

(i)Episode 2: I Love You (Click Here)
Season 1 (1996) Ray finds it hard to say 'I love you'.

(ii)Episode 4: I wish I were Gus (Click Here)
Season 1 (1996) Ray delivers Gus' Eulogy and helps to settle an argument between Marie and Aunt Alda.

(iii) Episode 5: Standard Deviation (Click Here)
Robert has to give an IQ test to Ray and Debra, which gets some surprising results.
(iv)Episode 6:Coming soon
(v)Episode 7:Coming soon
(vi)Episode 8:Coming soon
(vii)Episode 9:Coming soon
(viii)Episode 10:Coming soon
All links are to files made public and stored on Google Docs.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Mondos Link to BBC 6 Minute English

Welcome to the BBC 6-minute English portal. Now you can try to work your way through the 7 levels: Serf, Servant, Minstrel, Monk, Merchant, Knight and King/Queen. Listen to each of the programs and then find someone to talk with about them... Good luck and enjoy listening...(click here)

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

How to make a small book...

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Friday, February 08, 2013

Current Topics: Internet Safety

Internet Safety - Newsround Caught In The Web
Watch the story...

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Current Topics: Bottled Water

Have you ever thought about how small sized plastic bottles impact the environment? Well, neither did I until I came across a few resources online... Actually, I used to think that buying these little bottles was better, not to mention more convenient. However, for the little amount of convenience comes a cost in not only trash, but more direct forms of pollution. What I didn't know was that a lot of the recycled bottles end up being exported to other countries to deal with. I guess it's "Out of sight, out of mind." This week, I would like you to think about whether small plastic bottles should be banned/reduced or not?

Breaking News English Lesson

Pet Bottle Recycling in Japan

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Most stores follow ban on bottled water

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Friday, January 25, 2013

Current Topics (T.G.I.F) "Weekends"

Who works the longest? BBC article:

Friday - Rebecca Black - Official Music Video

Latest internet sensation Rebecca Black - see what you think???? I find this quite repetitive...


Last Friday Night - Kate Perry
See what you think of this video???? It has quite a lot of rhyming... (E.g. Bed - head, park - dark)

The Cure - Friday I'm In Love
This song is the best of of this bunch... I have always liked the cure...


Friday, January 18, 2013

Boeing 787

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Article U.S. experts join Japan probe into Dreamliners (click here)

Friday, January 11, 2013

Current Topics: Hapifork

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BBC article on eating slower click here

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