ESOL Sd/E3.1d

Express views and opinions
(i) Use some phrases for introducing an opinion, and know that it is not always necessary to use an introductory phrase
Example: In my opinion...
As I see it...
Well, you see, the thing is...
Swimming's good for you, because...
(ii) Use modal verbs and other forms to express:
obligation (e.g. should)
future certainty (e.g. will)
future possibility (e.g. may, might)
The government should...
I think parents should...
I think I'll pass.
I'll probably pass.
I might pass.
(iii) Understand the importance of following up an opinion with reasons and using clauses of reason to do so, where appropriate

4 Oct 2017. Updated information on source material added

A reading activity on legal age limits in different parts of the UK. Includes: education, voting, driving, marriage and work. Based on materials at:…

Functional English reading
ESOL Ws/E3.1a
ESOL Sd/E3.1d
ESOL Sc/E3.4e
ESOL Sc/E2.2a
ESOL Rt/E3.4a
ESOL Lr/E3.2d
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