Emoticons and Smileys for Email Communication(windweaver)
happy, smiling, laughing - feeling stupid, tired - affirming, supporting
- teasing, mischievous - unhappy, sad - hugs and kisses - angry, sarcastic
- trying to communicate - surprised, incredulous, skeptical - miscellaneous
For example :
:'-( crying and really sad
Of The Rich And Famous - ex :
"Tennis champ André Agassi has a phobia of spiders...
Film director Alfred Hitchcock had a peculiar fear of eggs...
Country star Lyle Lovett reportedly is afraid of cows."
How to Spell Exclamations of Laughter
"How does one spell the sound of an eruption of laughter? It depends on the species of mirth, and the list below offers suggestions based on such subtleties. Whether one seeks to indicate a character’s laughter in the manuscript of a novel or short story or to indicate actual or conjectural laughter in nonfiction, consider these guidelines." (dailywritingtips.com)
A Teeny Tiny Book -My Emotions Book- "Use the face parts to show the emotions." (bry-backmanor)
Lesson plans :
MUSIC - a lesson
"This EFL lesson plan is designed around a video by Art&Graft commissioned by theBarbican arts centre, London and the theme of music.
Students practise the adjectives to describe emotions, watch a short video, talk about music and discuss quotations about music." Language level: Intermediate (B1) – Upper Intermediate (B2) Time: 60 minutes Language: Adjectives to describe emotions and genres of music (film-english.com)
My Shoes - a lesson
"This EFL lesson plan is designed around a short film called My Shoes by Nima Raoofi, and the themes of envy and empathy.
Students write a story, watch a short film, talk about empathy and envy, discuss comments on a YouTube video , and practise idiomatic expressions." (film-english.com)
Poem Click on ENGLISH: / Text Level: Fiction: Poetry / General ideas (Primary Resources)
Your Records Onsung by Corinne Bailey Rae : "Three little birds, sat on my window.
And they told me I don't need to worry.
Summer came like cinnamon
Little girls double-dutch on the concrete...
The more things seem to change, the more they stay the same" - with the VIDEO
Beautifulby Robbie Williams :
"If you're lost, hurt, tired or lonely
Can't control it try as you might
May you find that love never leave you
May you find it by the end of the day
You WON'T be lost, hurt, tired or lonely
Something beautiful will come your way"
at the little movie, then tell the story Activity created by: Renée Maufroid
"Un petit film en flash qui permet de faire travailler le récit
avec prolongements possibles bien sûr:
imaginer la conversation entre le père et la fille,
imaginer la fin,
faire raconter l'histoire par la petite fille, etc"
Fears - Animated video made by Nata Metlukh "Are fears our friends or they just worsen people’s existence?"
A graduation film made at Vancouver Film School (2015), 108 days of production. (vimeo.com) See Making of Fears (notofagus.tumblr.com)
LIE TO ME "FACES" PROMO- Commercial
There are 6 and a half billion people in the world, but we all look the same when we lie :
dilated pupils, oblique eyebrows, an upturned lip, the smallest lie on your face, the slightest body movement, it all tells a story.
It may be human nature to lie but the truth is written all over your face. (YouTube)