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Cluedo

A game for face-to-face tutorials that involves sentence creation, vocabulary repetition, listening and reading.

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L197 Session 24-26 How do I get to...and I'm ill

Revision on colour and time (conversational breaker) Focusing on Getting from A to B Giving advice when someone is unwell.

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L197 Unit 1 Session 3

In this session, you will continue to learn the pinyin alphabet and practise pronouncing compound finals starting with u. You will also learn how to say where you come from.

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L197 Unit 1 Session 4

In this session, you will look at the last few compound finals starting with ü. Following this, you will learn how to introduce someone and how to describe your own and someone else’s profession.

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L197 Unit 1 Sessions 1 & 2

In Session 1 you will listen to and practise saying some basic Chinese vowel and consonant sounds, before going on to study tones. You will also be introduced to the pinyin alphabet and learn how to say some numbers and common greetings. In Session 2 you will learn some of the compound vowel sounds in Chinese, as well as how to ask someone’s name and how to give your name to other people.

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L197 Unit 2 Session 5

In this session, you will learn how to say the days of the week, the date and the months of the year, as well as talking about people’s age and birthdays.

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L197 Unit 2 Session 6

In this session, you will continue to practise talking about days of the week, months and dates, and you will also learn how to say the year, ask someone’s age and wish someone happy birthday.

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L197 Unit 2 Session 8

In this session, you will focus on talking about drinks. You will also learn how to ask questions that offer a choice of answers and practise using time expressions.

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L197 Unit 3 Session 10

In this session, you will talk about languages that you can or cannot speak. You will also learn how to say what you want to do and what you should do.

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L197 Unit 3 Session 11

In this session, you will learn how to ask for some simple food and drinks, and how to respond to offers of food or drink. You will also learn some measure words.

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L197 Unit 3 Session 12

In this session, you will learn some colours, another common measure word and practise placing an order in a restaurant.

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L197 Unit 3 Session 13

In this session, you will learn how to talk about some common states and feelings, and how to offer someone something to eat or drink.

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L197 Unit 3 Session 14

In this session, you will learn some useful expressions to talk about your family (who they are and what they do), as well as your pets.

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L197 Unit 3 Session 9

In this session, you will learn how to talk about your favourite sports, likes and dislikes, and what you can or cannot do.

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L197 Unit 4 Session 15

In this session, you will learn some new adjectives, which you will then use to describe changes of state and to make basic comparisons. You will also learn a couple of colloquial phrases with which to greet a friend.

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L197 Unit 4 Session 16

In this session, you will learn to talk about the weather during different seasons and compare weather conditions in different cities and places.

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L197 Unit 4 Session 17

In this session, you will learn how to talk about coming and going to various places, and to ask where someone is going and how they are getting there.

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L197 Unit 4 Session 18

In this session, you will learn some more means of transport and places, and how to express surprise in a question.

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L197 Unit 4 Session 19

In this session, you will learn some directions and how to describe where things are located. You will also learn how to ask politely for information.

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L197 Unit 4 Session 20

In this session, you will continue to work on locations and directions, as well as learning some more places.

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L197 Unit 5 Session 21

In this session, you will learn a different set of numbers used on notes and coins, currency terms used in mainland China and how to ask for the price of something in a shop.

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L197 Unit 5 Session 22

In this session, you will learn some expressions with which to comment on prices and to bargain in a Chinese shop or market.

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L197 Unit 5 Session 23

In this session, you will learn how to ask and tell the time, and talk about what you do at different times of the day.

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L197 Unit 5 Session 24

In this session, you will learn to talk about opening and closing times, and how to express time and other measurements approximately.

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L197 Unit 5 Session 25

In this session, you will learn how to ask for and give directions and say how long it takes to get to various places.

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L197 Unit 5 Session 26

In this session, you will learn how to describe some common medical symptoms and some phrases that will enable you to understand advice given by doctors.

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L197 Unit 6 Session 27

In this session, you will learn some more time expressions and how to describe an action that has already taken place.

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L197 Unit 6 Session 28

In this session, you will learn more currency terms and how to talk about changing money.

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L197 Unit 6 Session 29

In this session, you will learn to talk about how people get to different places, how long it takes to get there and express how, when and where a past action occurred.

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L197 Unit 6 Session 30

In this session, you will learn some common expressions to talk about going to watch a football match and other events. You will also learn to talk about cause and effect.

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L197 Unit 6 Session 31

In this session, you will learn to describe how good or bad someone is at doing something.

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L197 Unit 6 Session 32

In this session, you will learn some expressions with which to issue and accept invitations and practise how to talk about learning from others.

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L197 Unit 7 Session 33

In this session, you will learn how to talk about an action in progress and to describe two actions occurring at the same time. You will also learn how to ask people for help.

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L197 Unit 7 Session 34

In this session, you will learn how to talk about exams, and how to connect two actions by using a time clause.

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-how to pronounce 'j','q','x'

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. Pronounce 'j', 'q', 'x'; Distinguish between above initials in syllables Find out the spelling rule of j,q,x together with ‘ü’

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-how to pronounce compound vowel finals

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. Pronounce each of the compound vowel finals Practise compound vowel finals with tones

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-how to pronounce nasal finals

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. How to pronounce front nasal finals and back nasal finals; Practice nasal finals in syllables with tones.

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-how to pronounce single vowel finals

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. How to pronounce single vowel finals; Practise single vowel finals in syllables with tones.

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-how to read tones

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. Read out each tone in fun ways; Practise tones in a tongue twister; Practise tones in words.

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-practise 'j','q'& 'x'

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. Practise 'j','q','x'in words; Listen and distinguish between 'j','q','x'; Practise 'j','q','x' in a tongue twister.

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-practise compound vowel finals

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. Practise compound vowel finals with tones; The rules of tone mark position in syllables with compound final.

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-practise nasal finals

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team. Practice nasal finals in words and a tongue twister; Distinguish between front nasal finals & back nasal finals.

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L197-Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation Videos-tones exercises

A Mandarin Pinyin Pronunciation screencast produced as part of the Screen-O-Matic Pronunciation project delivered by the OU in Wales Language Team-Distinguish between different Mandarin tones; Practice tones in sentences.

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L197Unit2_Session 5_rearranging characters to make sentences

Activity of making sentences by arranging characters.

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L197Unit2_Session 6_birthday

Talking about birthdays.

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L197Unit2_Session 7_activities

Word order for time expressions

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L197Unit2_Session 8_choice questions

Tutorial plan - to practise how to ask 'choice questions' by using 'hai shi'

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L197Unit3_Session 10_languages

Talking about the languages one can speak Talking about things one can or cannot do

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L197Unit3_Session 11_drinks_food

practice simple food and drink names; how to order simple food and drink.

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L197Unit3_Session 12_ordering food

Practise how to order food and drinks.

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L197Unit3_Session 13_states_feelings

How to ask and describe feelings and states.

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L197Unit3_Session 14_family

To talk about how many people in the family, and family member's professions.

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L197Unit3_Session 9_sports

To practise how to express likes and dislikes of different sport activities.

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L197Unit4_Session 15_Comparison

• Comparing people and things. • Talking about that something has changed. • More greetings

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L197Unit4_Session 16_weather

• Talking about weather. • Using comparative sentences in the negative form and talking about things or people that are the same.

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L197Unit4_Session 17_go to the library

• Talking about going to places. • Asking about how to get things done. • Using verbs ‘to go’ and ‘to come’

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L197Unit4_Session 18_by taxi

• Talking about means of transport. • Expressing doing things in a sequence. • Using 怎么 to talk about how to get things done.

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L197Unit4_Session 19_directions

• Asking for directions. • Describing locations of people of places.

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L197Unit4_Session 20_ask directions

• Talking about locations of people or places.

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L197Unit5_Session 21_price

Learning Currency terms Asking for and giving prices

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L197Unit5_Session 22_expensive

Large numbers Commenting on prices and bargain Distinguish between 能 and 会

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L197Unit5_Session 23_Time

Asking and telling the time Talking about daily routine

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L197Unit5_Session 24_Opening times

Talking about opening and closing times Asking about time with 什么时候(when) Verbal phrases as attributive

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L197Unit5_Session 25_Directions

Giving and asking for directions Talking about duration

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L197Unit5_Session 26_Headache

Talking about common medical symptoms Giving advice and instructions

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L197Unit6_Session 27_TaiChi

Talking about what happened and did not happen in the past Asking and answering yes-no questions about the past

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L197Unit6_Session 28_Changing Money

Talking about foreign currencies and changing money Expressing ‘not only … but also’ Talking about things that you’ve run out of

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L197Unit6_Session 29_Transport

Talking about distances between two places Talking about how, when and where a past action occurred

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L197Unit6_Session 30_watching football

Talking about going to an event Expression cause and effect

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L197Unit6_Session 31_speak fluently

Asking about and describing the manner of an action Describing how long and how many times something is done

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L197Unit6_Session 32_party

Talking about parties and inviting people to parties Describing attitudes about the time (too early or too late)

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L197Unit7_Session 33_doing

• Talking about an action in progress • Describing two actions at the same time • Talking about and asking for help

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L197Unit7_Session 34_Exam

• Talking superlative • Expressing ‘when’ in a time clause • Talking about the immediate future

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L197Unit7_Session 35_Gifts

• Talking about giving gifts to friends. • Practicing using verbal phrases as attributives • Talking about interest • Describing drawbacks

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L197Unit7_Session 36_Holiday

• Talking about past experiences • Sentences with 过 in the negative • Asking and answering questions about past experiences

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L197_Tutorial 1

This file was used for my first f-2-f tutorial.

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L197_Tutorial 2

These files were used for my second f-2-f tutorial.

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L197_Tutorial 3

These files were used for my third f-2-f tutorial.

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Learning Chinese Characters - with ink, keyboard and mobile app

This presentation is about the historical development of Chinese characters and different ways learners can learn characters

This list was generated on Thu Jul 28 21:40:07 2016 BST.