Classroom Resources: Practicing the Language of Giving Advice (Intermediate Level)

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Aim: To practise the language of giving advice: should, ought to Level: Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate Lesson Time: 30 minutes Skill: Speaking

  1. Tell the class about a problem you or a friend has For example: My friend Roger is getting quite fat. My sister Angela has been dumped by her boyfriend and is heartbroken

  2. You could write up these problems on the board

  3. Elicit or present the language used to respond to such statements: should or ought to Roger should eat less. Angela should forget him and find a nicer boy to go out with.