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for Costa Rica Copyright 2008
Study multieducational programs in English, History, Science, Business, News, Archeology, Chemistry and Accounting all for free!
Especial para las personas de escasos recursos económicos y
los discapacitados en Costa Rica e América Central.
HUMAN RIGHTS Costa Rica
Human Rights Advocacy for the
Protection of Costa Rican Citizens
the secret Presidential Police - la DIS of
The PLN: Oscar Arias, Johnny Araya, Rodrigo Arias, the U.S. Embassy - Ann Andrew, Zarella Villanueva - President Supreme Court, La Nación, Canal 7, Repretel, and the ruling elite ("élites dominantes") who control
The Presidential Police - la DIS
La Direccion de Inteligencia y Seguridad
ESL Gold Time
Practice telling time in audio.
In English there are several ways to tell or ask for the time. (1.) Present Simple Be
(2.) Present Simple.
When we refer to "time" in English we usually say "it" when we use present simple be.
"It" = "time", "day", "month","year" & "weather"
Present Simple Be: Example#1 What time is it ? It's 3:00.
What's the time? It's 2:30
Wrong! We don't say - No! (What time is the time?) No!
What year is it? It's 2008.
What month is it? It's June.
What day is it? It's Friday.
What was yesterday? It was Monday.
Prepositions of Time
Present Simple: What time does Mark play pool? At 3:30 P.M. When does Mark play pool? At 3:30 P.M.
What time do they play pool? At 6:30 P.M.
When do they play pool? At 6:30 P.M.
It's a fabulous day in Costa Rica.
It's rainy and cold today.
It was very hot yesterday.
It's cloudy today.
Questions ? about the weather
How's the weather in New York in the winter? It's cold, snowy and boring.
How's the weather? It's terrible!
What's the weather like in Costa Rica? It's usually tropical and beautiful.
What's the weather like? It's wonderful!