Lesson POL-4

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Learning goals; we are learning to

Listen to a lecture on figures of speech, learn to recognise and match figures of speech in authentic examples.

Lesson activities

Basic: speeches warm-up

Intermediate: figures of speech lecture

Advanced: matching exercise

Basic activity

POL-4 worksheet

Intermediate activity

L4-2 Discourse markers and question tags

Advanced activity

Match the figures of speech with the examples

Time for the activity: ~15-20 minutes

  1. By yourself, or together with a classmate, match the figures of speech with their examples.

  2. Use your mini-whiteboards to note your answer.

  3. Answering students will be randomised. If you are uncertain, try asking a classmate for help!

Exit ticket

From the exercises, I learned ...


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