Expert: Poverty Alleviation

MATCHING TYPE

Choose the correct idiom to complete each sentence.
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  1. rags to riches
  2. penny for your thoughts
  3. fast buck
  4. strapped for cash
  5. to earn a living

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strapped for cash fast buck penny for your thoughts
rags to riches to earn a living two cents
1. Danica went from __________ after she won the Nobel Peace Prize last year.
2. Yohan asked Lily, “__________? You look worried.”
3. These days, it’s difficult to earn a __________.
4. Linda stopped going to school two years ago because her family is __________.
5. His father has to work three jobs everyday __________.

MAKE A SENTENCE

Make sentences using the given idioms.

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1. fast buck
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2. to earn a living
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3. rags to riches
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4. penny for your thoughts?
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5. strapped for cash
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EXPRESSING OPINIONS

Study and analyze the graph carefully.

READ

ANSWER

Use the following words to explain the data.

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  • dropped to
  • from 1995 to 2015

CONVERSATION QUESTIONS

Let’s talk. Please answer my questions. You may ask me questions too.

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1. Is child labor a good thing? Why or why not?
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2. Is it possible to eliminate world poverty? Why or why not?
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3. In your opinion, who do you think is to blame for poverty? Is it the government or the citizen?
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4. What ways or methods can you suggest to promote poverty alleviation?
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5. How does your country help less fortunate citizens?
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