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Questions to ask intermediate speakers (>200)

Questions to ask intermediate speakers (>200)
Food 1 Who cooks your favorite food? How do they cook it?2 What is your least favorite food? Why?3 Why do you like or dislike school food?4 What is your favorite restaurant and why? Personality 1 What personality trait do you like the most? Career Planning 1 What kind of job do you think you will get after college? Learning Skills 1 Who has helped you learn the most and how did they do it? Language 1 Give me a reason why people should learn a foreig language.2 Which language do you think is the hardest to learn and why? Nature and Nurture 1 Name a skill that yo share with one of your parents.2 Tell me something that makes you different from your parents.3 Who has had more of an effect on you; your mother or father and why? Music 1 How does music effect people's moods? Creativity 1 Name something you do that is creative.2 Do yo do anything that is artistic? Gender Differences 1 How do you think culture affects gender differences? Risks 1 What is the biggest risk that you have ever taken?

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Describing photos (comparing, contrasting and speculating) You are going to practise language for; Describing photosComparing and contrasting photos (discussing similarities and differences)Speculating on what might be happeningReacting to photos (giving opinions) Discuss Look at the presentation. Follow the instructions and talk about some of the photos Write The language used here for comparing and contrasting / speculating is also useful for writing discussion / argument essays. Free ESL (English as a Second Language) Lesson Plans to Download This page was originally designed to share my materials with other English teaching assistants in France, especially those who have no experience in teaching ESL yet. I've also included worksheets that I used for private English lessons in France as well as some of the materials I used in my ESL classes in the United States. Feel free to use them as you'd like. Some of the lessons listed under the Assistant section can also be used for private lessons and vice versa.

Be Careful What You Tweet – A Guest Lesson By Nermeen Alireza A designer lessons ESL Lesson plan developed by Nermeen Alireza I’m honoured to be posting my first guest lesson on Designer Lessons. This is a great lesson – and very well staged. I teach a few FCE classes – and the groups really got to grips with causative have and other passive structures. I’ve also adapted it and used it with other more advanced groups, focusing on the “Safety versus Security” aspect – and encouraged debate in the group. Asking For and Giving Street Directions English Exercise Introduction: Anybody who has travelled to another country or city has got lost. Sometimes maps don't help, so you have to ask somebody for directions. If you're in a country where they don't speak your language, this can be difficult. At other times, you will have to give directions to people visiting your country. In many cases, people just follow the direction the person was pointing to, and hope they will find the place they are looking for.

Verb Tenses Worksheets "What a comprehensive site! I espcially like your verb tenses worksheets. They allow my students to really practice all the many variations. Thanks very much for your help." -- Lilliana V., Distrito Federal, Mexico, 10/28/11 Like these materials? Parker -Delivering a Persuasive Speech The Internet TESL Journal Douglas Parkerbps2 [at] Level:Upper-intermediate to advancedOverview:Students need to understand that how they say something and how they physically present themselves are just as important as what they say. By understanding the dynamics involved in effective persuasive speaking, students will improve their overall confidence in communicating.Purpose:The purpose of this lesson is to improve studentsâ speaking skills by understanding persuasion proficiencies.

PET Speaking: Home There are four parts in the PET speaking test: Part 1: general introductions;Part 2: discussion about a situation;Part 3: photographs; andPart 4: discussion about a topic. You can find up-to-date information about the PET exam at the Cambridge ESOL website. Part 1 In Part 1 the examiner will ask you questions. English Listening Exercises - Intermediate Level Listening Quiz - A Job Opportunity - 1 English Listening Quizzes: A Job Opportunity - 1 In this listening quiz, you will hear two people talking about a new job opportunity. You will hear the listening twice. Write down the answers to the questions. 24 ESL Conversation Questions and Topics for Adults [Download This Guide] Text Version: When you’re having a conversation with a fellow ESL student, it can sometimes be challenging to get started. Even if you and your classmate are great conversationalists in your native language, you may have trouble coming up with questions to ask each other that will lead to more than just a one-sentence response in English.The next time you’re stuck coming up with a good conversation starter while practicing your English, try picking something from this list of ESL conversation questions for adults.

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