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Remeber that you learnt clothes vocabulary in:
· Básico 1: Unit 5 - Clothes Vocabulary
· Básico 2: Unit 1C - Clothes Vocabulary


1. Rob has a problem


trainers.jpg
trainers (BrE)
sneakers (AmE)
shop.JPG
shop (BrE)
store (AmE)



Why don't you ...?
Why don't you buy a new car now? I saw they are on sale.
That's a good idea! I'll go to the shop to have a look tomorrow.

That's a a good idea, but I don't have enough money to buy a new car now.



2. VOCABULARY


Shopping

keep up
seguir el ritmo

· Clothes size


SIZE (usually for shirts):
XS
extra small
S
small
M
medium
L
large
XL
extra large
XXL
doble extra large


T-shirt size:
· sleeve
· width
· length
· chest
· waist
· shoulders
· hips
· centimeters
· inches

tshirt_size_chart.jpg
tshirt mens size - chest waist.jpg
tshirt mens and womens size.jpg



Skirt size:
· hip


skirt size.jpg
skirt size 02.jpg
skirt size 03.jpg


Dress size:
· bust
· hight hip
· low hip
dress size 01.jpg
dress size 02.jpg


Trousers size:
· thigh
· knee
· ankle

This conversion is also valid for skirts.
trousers size 01.jpg

Trousers size conversion.jpg



· Types of fabric

(tipo de tejido)

acrylic
cotton
denim
knit
leather
linen
polyester
satin
silk
suede
velvet
wool


tejido vaquero
de punto
piel
de lino

satén
seda
/sweid/
ante
terciopelo
lana

cotton.jpg
denim.jpeg
knit.jpg
leather.jpg
linen.gif
polyester.JPG
satin.jpg
silk.jpg
suede.jpg
velvet.jpg
wool.jpg

http://www.typesofclothingfabrics.com/


· Spots, Stripes and Patterns on Clothes

a plain shirt
a striped shirt
a check shirt /
a checked shirt /
a plaid shirt
a tartan shirt /
a plaid shirt




(liso)
(camisa a rayas)
(camisa a cuadros)
(cuadros escoceses)




plain shirt.jpg
a striped shirt.jpg
check shirt.jpg
tartan shirt.jpg












a flowery shirt /
a floral (print) shirt
a spotted shirt /
a polka-dot shirt /
a polka-dot patternt shirt
diamond patterned shirt /
argyle shirt
animal print (shirt) /
leopard print (shirt)






(de rombos o diamantes)





flowery shirt.jpg
polka-dot shirt.jpg
argyle shirt.jpg
animal print.jpg




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a patterned shirt /
a print shirt
patterned shirt 01.jpg
patterned shirt 02.jpg
patterned shirt 03.jpg
patterned shirt 04.jpeg


You can say the colour, the fabric and the pattern in the same sentence: a red cotton print dress





Now you try:





· Clothes styles


old-fashioned
stylish /

smart
trendy /

cool
short-sleeved (shirt)
long-sleeved (shirt)



(camisa de manga corta)
(camisa de manga larga)
old-fashioned.jpg
stylish dress.jpg
trendy clothes.jpeg
plain shirt.jpg
a striped shirt.jpg





baggy pants
flared pants
fitted pants



(de campana)
(ceñidos)


baggy pants.jpg
Flared pants.jpg
fitted pants.jpg







turtleneck (sweater)
V-neck (t-shirt)



turtleneck sweater.jpg
v-neck t-shirt.jpg







· Shoes size

Shoe size conversion.jpg


types of shoes 02.jpg







· Money


GREAT BRITAIN:

(notes)
coins Great Britain.jpg

notes Great Britain.jpg



USA:


coins USA.jpg

notes USA.jpg



Euros:


coins euro.jpg

notes euros.jpg


Credit card:
American Express:
Visa:
Master Class:
American Express.jpg
visa.jpg
Master Card.jpg



Money




Clothes vocabulary:
· Clothes Vocabulary (Wordsearch).
· Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Press the "Hint" button to get a free letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints!


















Do the quiz:



Do the quiz:





Ideas you can use:
change

I would like to change these shoes for another pair.
fit
venir bien, encajar
· These shoes don't fit me. They are too small.
· I just bought a pair of shoes online, they didn't fit and they were the wrong colour.
size

· This is the wrong size.
· Do you have these shoes in a seven?
· What size is this t-shirt?
· What size do you need?
stripes
rayas
This t-shirt has red and white stripes.
tight
estrecho, ajustado
They are very tight.
to take back
devolver
I'm going to take this t-shirt back, it's too small.

black leather trousers
a second-hand shop
They look fantastic!



Practica el diálogo de básico 2:
5Practical English diálogo shop assistant cliente.jpg






Remember, besides the vocabulary, try to include all the verb tenses and other grammar you have learnt in the dialogues you practise (look at these examples):
Present Simple
These shoes don't fit me.
Present Continuous
I'm in the changing room!!! I'm trying some trousers on.
Past Simple
I bought this t-shirt yesterday and I would like to return it.
Past Continuous
I was trying on the shirt when the button fell off.
Time Sequencers and Connectors
I was trying on the shirt when the button fell off.
Be going to (plans and predictions)
I'm going to take this t-shirt back, it's too small. (You don't know exactly when.)
Present Continuous (future arrangements)
I'm taking this t-shirt back to the shop tomorrow morning.
Defining Relative Clauses
This is the button which you lost.
Present Perfect + yet, just, already
Have you finished already?
Something, anything, nothing, etc.
I would like to buy something that fits with this skirt.
Comparatives adjectives and adverbs, as ... as
This t-shirt is bigger than this one. / These skirt is as long as this one.
Superlatives (ever + present perfect)
This is the most elegant dress I have ever seen.
Quantifiers, too, not enough
I can see that you have a lot of different colours. / That t-shirt is too expensive. / I don't have enough money.




3. LISTENING


Do the quiz:




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