Discussion exercise - famous phrases

Submitted by Helen Holt on Wed, 2012-01-25 20:54

Literacy: Functional English - speaking, listening & communication, Engage in Discussion

Level: E3, L1

Resource type: Discussion points, Ice breaker, Listening and/or speaking activity

This task was originally used for Functional Skills although it can be applied just as effectively to literacy sessions. The task aims to encourage learners to work in small groups to discuss what each phrase really means and therefore explore the different interpretations that other people have of them. Also makes a good ice breaker. Includes proverb cards, answer sheet and worksheet.

Physical format: 
3 pages inc. answer sheet
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