This dictation focuses on the topic of e-learning and the way in which the Internet, virtual classrooms and downloadable resources – like this one! – can be used to help language learners develop their skills. The exercises look at potentially difficult areas of English like word endings, compounding and subject-specific vocabulary. Please click on the buttons below the definition of the headword to download the Audio File, Script and Teacher’s Notes, and Glossary.
Level: Upper Intermediate or above
Time: The audio clip is only about one minute long, so you can just use this as language practice for your class. If you decide to complete all of the activities outlined in the Teacher’s Notes, the entire exercise will take one hour.
Please note: this dictation has been recorded in the style of an advert. The first few lines of the script are in Dutch, and this does not form part of the activity.
1. methods of learinng that involve the use of computers and the Internet.