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Title
Buying a New Phone
Target Structure
Conversation, Vocabulary, Discussion
Level
Intermediate +
Time
60 minutes
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Description
There's lots of vocabulary and jargon with cell phones. This worksheet looks at some of the most commonly used language.

There is a lead-in, followed by a dialogue, vocabulary practice, role-play and discussion.

This worksheet is written for intermediate-level classes.

 


 

Title
Did you have a good time in Rome?
Target Structure
Conversation, Role-Play, Discussion
Level
Intermediate
Time
45 minutes
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Description
This vacation-themed worksheets gives intermediate-level students the opportunity to build their knowledge of natural expressions when talking about a recent trip.

There is a warm-up, followed by a colocation quiz.

The students can then work on a gap-fill conversation, comprehension questions, more vocabulary work, role-play and discussion.

Expressions studied include:

* do a lot of sightseeing
* experience something for yourself
* be worth the wait
* pre-book tickets

...and much more!

If you have lower-level students looking for a similar theme, be sure to check out 'Your Last Vacation / Holiday'

 


 

Title
The Rio 2016 Olympics
Target Structure
Reading and Discussion
Level
Upper-Intermediate to Advanced
Time
60 + minutes
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Description
Are your students looking forward to the 2016 Rio Olympics? If you're looking for a vocabulary-building reading on a topical subject, this could be just what you need!

The worksheet starts with a quick quiz on the Olympics, followed by a gap-fill reading. There are vocabulary and collocation exercises followed by lots of discussion questions.

This worksheet is written for upper-intermediate and advanced-level students.

 


 

Title
Did you see the new Star Wars movie?
Target Structure
Present Simple / Past Simple
Level
Elem to Pre-Intermediate
Time
40 minutes
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Description
This worksheet looks at a basic conversation about seeing a movie.

There is a verb gap fill conversation, followed by comprehension questions checking your students skills with the past and present simple.

The lesson continues with a controlled substitution speaking exercise and free production.

The worksheet rounds off with discussion questions on films (and film franchises, such as Star Wars).

This worksheet is written for elementary and lower-intermediate level classes.

 


 

Title
I've never driven before!
Target Structure
Present Perfect with Never & Before
Level
Lower-Intermediate
Time
40 minutes minutes
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Description
Students need lots of practice of the Present Perfect!

This worksheet looks at the expression I've never (done something) before for talking about an experience that they are about to have for the first time.

There's a conversation about driving lessons (taking one for the first time) with collocation, comprehension and grammar-practice exercises.

The lesson rounds off with discussion questions.

This worksheet is written for lower-intermediate level classes.


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