Per-level Intermediate: Communication and Foreign Language learning (Review)

PART A_1

In this lesson, you will be able to:
learn words when talking about communication and foreign language learning
express your opinions about specific topics

PART B_1

Please study the picture below. Then, describe it in as much detail as you can.

PART B_2

communication-and-foreign-language-learning-highres

Answer:
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PART B_3

Now, let me ask you a question about the picture.

PART B_4

1. How can the girl learn the English language?
Answer:

PART B_5

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. By watching English movies and understanding the words by looking at a dictionary.

PART B_6

Choose the correct meaning of the underlined word in each sentence.

PART B_7

1. They use terms that only they could understand.
a. [noun] an occasion when people communicate with each other
b. [noun] a word or phrase used to describe a particular thing
c. [adjective] able to express thoughts and feelings easily and clearly
2. Mandarin is one of the most complex languages.
a. [noun] all the words that exist in a particular language or subject
b. [adjective] involving different but connected parts that are confusing
c. [adjective] liking to talk a lot in a friendly, informal way
3. I had a tough time understanding them.
a. [adjective] something that is difficult
b. [verb] to talk about your thoughts and feelings, and help other people to understand them
c. [noun] a short piece of information that is given to someone
4. People say that my American accent sounds weird.
a. [noun] the ability to talk, the activity of talking, or a piece of spoken language
b. [noun] news, facts, or knowledge
c. [noun] the way people in a particular area, country or social group pronounce words
5. Idioms are expressions that have different meanings.
a. [noun] a word or phrase used in a particular situation or by particular people
b. [noun] not straight or direct
c. [noun] communication with someone, especially by speaking to them regularly

PART B_8

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. b. [noun] a word or phrase used to describe a particular thing
2. b. [adjective] involving different but connected parts that are confusing
3. a. [adjective] something that is difficult
4. c. [noun] the way people in a particular area, country or social group pronounce words
5. a. [noun] a word or phrase used in a particular situation or by particular people

PART C_1

Please construct your own sentences using the following words.

PART C_2

1. term Answer: .
2. tough Answer: .
3. complex Answer: .
4. accent Answer: .
5. expression Answer: .

PART C_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)

PART D_1

Please complete each sentence by choosing the correct answer in the box below.

PART D_2

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expression language term
1. I find it hard to understand ____________ issues.
2. He speaks Japanese in British ____________.
3. There are American ____________ that have different meanings in British.
4. There are ____________ in the countryside that I cannot understand.
5. He had to make a ____________ choice.

PART D_3

Now, let us review your answers.
(Please review your student’s answers by sending the correct answers in complete sentences. After that, ask your student to read aloud his or her corrected answers.)
ANSWERS
1. I find it hard to understand complex issues.
2. He speaks Japanese in British accent.
3. There are American terms that have different meanings in British.
4. There are expressions in the countryside that I cannot understand.
5. He had to make a tough choice.

PART E_1

Let’s talk. Please answer the questions by stating your opinions.

PART E_2

1. Some people say that studying English is unnecessary. What do you think about that?
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2. English is the universal language. Do you agree or disagree?
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PART F_1

Now, I will ask you the following questions. You may ask questions, too.

PART F_2

1. Why are you studying English?
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2. What method did you use to learn English faster?
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3. What language do you want to learn the most? Why?
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4. What do you think is the best way to learn a foreign language?
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5. What do you think is the importance of studying other languages?
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6. What do you think is the most important aspect of communicating with others?
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7. Do you think studying foreign language in school should be required?
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