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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
The Entrepreneur
Target Structure
Reading, Vocabulary and Discussion
Level
Intermediate to Advanced
Time
45+ minutes
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Description
Do your students enjoy a cup of coffee (or similar) at a local cafe or coffee shop? Has there been a growth in the market in the last twenty years?

This worksheet has an interview with the owner of an independent coffee shop. Following the warm-up, there are vocabulary exercises, a reading, comprehension questions and lots of discussion.

Your students will learn expressions including:

* to make a point of doing something
* to set something apart (from ...)
* the secret to [your] success
* plain sailing

This worksheet is for intermediate to advanced level classes.

 


 

Title
Living in the Sky
Target Structure
Reading, Vocabulary and Discussion
Level
Upper Int to Advanced
Time
60 minutes
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Description
The skyline in many cities is changing rapidly, with the construction of ever-taller skyscrapers. Would your students like to live in one? Do they benefit the local community?

This worksheet has a lead-in picture quiz, followed by a gap-fill reading, collocation practice and discussion. Expressions studied include:

- the uber rich
- the preserve of [someone]
- a marked increase
- a blue chip company

It is written for upper-intermediate and advanced-level students.

 


 

Title
Dream On!
Target Structure
Reading, Vocabulary, Discussion
Level
Intermediate
Time
60 minutes
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Description
It is said that we have over a hundred thousand dreams in a lifetime. However, the purpose of dreams is not understood. Perhaps your students can throw some light on the topic with this reading and discussion worksheet.

Following the lead-in, there is a vocabulary matching exercise, a gap-fill reading, comprehension questions, more vocabulary work and lots of discussion.

Language learned includes:

* short-term memory
* a brilliant idea
* the periodic table
* a complete mystery

and more.

This worksheet is for intermediate levels and above.

 


 

Title
Idiom Builder: Sleep
Target Structure
Idioms, Vocabulary, Discussion
Level
Intermediate +
Time
45 (depending on discussion) minutes
Your Notes   

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Description
This worksheet looks at some common expressions connected to sleeping.

Language studied includes:

  • sleep like a log
  • catch forty winks
  • sleep rough
  • lose sleep over something
  • a night owl
  • sleep on something
There is an opening quiz, followed by matching exercises, rewriting and lots of discussion.

This worksheet is written for intermediate level students and above.



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