Viv Quarry's web site
A warm welcome to Viv's web site.


If you are returning here, you'll see that it has expanded - and I hope improved! This site is usually updated during the first weekend of the month (LAST UPDATE - 8/7/16). Viv teaches English in Ajman, United Arab Emirates, where he has been living since 2015.

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WHAT'S NEW?

Viv has introduced some of his students to the X-reading on-line graded readers web site. He is hoping to add more students to this reading program in the next two weeks.
If you are interested in taking the IELTS Examination and you live in the UAE, you can find lots of useful information on this link.
Here you can find Viv`s Teacher Training Programme.

Did you know that there is an excellent on-line dictionary and thesaurus at the Free Dictionary.com? You can find this and other on-line resources in the section on the left called `Language tools and web site maps`.

WHAT'S ON THIS SITE?

THE TEACHER :
More information about Viv, Viv's methodology, past web site photos and the
site guestbook. There are also materials for teachers (grammatical flow charts, games and songs), these can be copied and used in class.


THE STUDENTS :
A list of Viv's ex-students. Examples of student's work, issues of Viv's student newsletter and a list of the books and videos students can borrow. Self-access worksheets for improving listening and reading at home.


PRACTICE YOUR ENGLISH :
Here you can practice prepositions of time and place with Viv`s on-line test app. Here is a link to the NAPO CEPA Exam Practice web site, and this is the CEPA Vocabulary list.
Here is more CEPA Exam preparation advice.
Improve your grammar and vocabulary, and tips on CV's and interviews. This link also includes weather and tourist info. (including on-line maps) from around the world and various internet sites for you to practice your English. Study English on the go with Viv's Free Android apps. for tablets and smartphones information sheet (last update: 21/7/15). Students' versions of Viv's Vocabulary and BON (Back of Notebook)Databases can be downloaded free from this section.


LANGUAGE TOOLS AND WEB SITE MAPS :
Monolingual dictionary and thesaurus, an English-Portuguese phrasebook and a translation program. There are also maps showing the content of this site & jokes links.

This month's photo (July) was taken during Viv`s 50th birthday party in Rio. From left to right Marcele, Bia, Paty, Nara and Roberta. (Click on the photo for a better view)
Click once on the blue links below. You'll see an explanation of each link on the right of this page.
The teacher.
The students.
Practice your English.
Language tools & web site maps
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Name: Viv Quarry



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