The other file is a TaskMagic3 individual exercise file (_tx3). You'll need version 3.2 or later of TaskMagic to open this. It opens directly to
This post contains a series of video tutorials on creating Mix and Gap exercises in TaskMagic3.
1. Introduction to the Mix and Gap edit screen + the auto-generated exercises
Type or paste any text into the Mix and Gap edit screen, click "View Exercises" and you immediately have up to 16 automatically generated exercises based on reconstructing your original text:
I've taken this vocab and these discussion / opinion phrases and made them into a load of TaskMagic3 exercises. They're on the ready-made exercises page of the TaskMagic website at http://www.mdlsoft.co.uk/readymade.htm#fryear13. The many files available on this link require TaskMagic3. If you haven't got it, you can get a 30-day trial download from http://www.mdlsoft.co.uk/trialdownloads.htm.
I printed out a load of pdf worksheets from the TaskMagic3 files based on the 3 environment sub-sections of the word doc mentioned above (pages 4, 5 & 6). There are 19 pdf files in 3 groups of 6 (ie. 6 pdfs per text) + a vocab list (matching exercise).
- and I've just been reminded of it in replying to a request for a song to help with the topic of holidays.