Lesson AWF-3

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Lesson goals

Understand a text on conversation and discuss the future using new vocabulary and sources.

Lesson activities

Basic: group prediction and vocabulary exercise

Intermediate: read and check understanding

Advanced: analyse and discuss

Basic activity: Quizlet mini-test

Quizlet mini-quiz.

Please wait for Feke to share the test code.

Time for the activity: ~15 minutes

  1. You are going to read a text called Are we losing the art of conversation?

  2. Write 3 sentences what you think the text will be about.

  3. Use at least one of the new vocabulary per sentence.

  4. When done, share with a classmate and then with the rest of the class if your name is drawn.

Vocabulary - Eng/Swe

  • food for thought - tänkvärdheter snippets - utdrag

  • devoid - blottad hit the nail on the head- slå huvudet på spiken

  • queue - rang true - låta rätt eller sant

  • sentiment - känsla eller uppfattning isolated - isolerad

  • school run - köra eleverna till skolan kettle of fish - annorlunda eller stor skillnad

  • intonation - intonation solitude - ensamhet

  • concern - oro at the expense of - på bekostnad av

Intermediate: Reading comprehension

Advanced: analyse and discuss

Time for the activity: ~20-30 minutes

  1. Write a short text (~50-150 words) where you either agree or disagree with the text about conversations.

  2. Either use a quote, paraphrase or summarise as a part of your answer.

  3. Once done, share your text with a classmate and submit it to Unikum if you want feedback.


Study the Quizlet.

Exit ticket

What changes in the way we communicate are the most important?