This lesson is about daily life in the trenches during the First World War. It provides students with the opportunity to listen to authentic recordings of two First World War soldiers describing life in the trenches, and to read a diary extract describing a typical day in the trenches.
To develop students’ ability to read for gist and detail
To give practice of verb patterns
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