Per-level Intermediate: Fads, Trends & Fashion (Review)

PART A_1

In this lesson, you will be able to:
learn words that you can use when talking about fads, trends, and fashion
express your opinions about specific topics
PART B_1

Please read aloud the following sentences.

PART B_2

1. I got a minus point in my examination as a consequence for being late.
2. Have you seen the newest trend on social media?
3. I like her style. It is very elegant.
4. The video that you uploaded last night is interesting.
5. Her clothing style seems peculiar.

PART B_3

Please read aloud the words and match them with their meanings.

PART B_4

1. peculiar a. [noun] a unique appearance
2. consequence b. [adjective] different to what is ordinary
3. style c. [verb] to send computer programs or files from the computer via the internet
4. upload d. [verb] a subject mostly mentioned on a social media website within a short period of time
5. trend e. [noun] result of a specific action/situation

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. b. [adjective] different to what is ordinary
2. e. [noun] result of a specific action/situation
3. a. [noun] a unique appearance
4. c. [verb] to send computer programs or files from the computer via the internet
5. d. [verb] a subject mostly mentioned on a social media website within a short period of time

PART C_1

Please construct your own sentences using the following words.

PART C_2

1. peculiar .
2. consequence .
3. style .
4. upload .
5. trend .

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

Fill in the blanks. Choose the correct answers in the box below. Then, read aloud each sentence by changing the correct answer into its proper form if necessary.

PART D_2

trend upload peculiar
style media consequence
1. The video I ____________ is now a trend on social media.
2. My friend loves wearing ____________ earrings.
3. Wow, that is an unusual ____________ of clothing.
4. That is the ____________ of your carelessness.
5. The new fashion ____________ looks cool.

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. The video I uploaded is now a trend on social media.
2. My friend loves wearing peculiar earrings.
3. Wow, that is an unusual style of clothing.
4. That is the consequence of your carelessness.
5. The new fashion trend looks cool.

PART E_1

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

PART E_2

1. Some people spend money to buy the things that are trending. What do you think about that?
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2. Some people expose themselves on social media to follow trends. Do you think this is a good idea?
Answer:

PART F_1

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

PART F_2

1. Do you like to dress depending on what is trending?
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2. What do you think is the best fashion style?
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3. Do you think it is okay to spend a lot of money on clothing?
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4. What do you think about people with tattoo?
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5. Do you think reading fashion magazines would be helpful in choosing one’s fashion style?
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6. What are the current trends in your country?
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7. Why do you think people pay too much attention to fads?
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