Neutral topics tend to revolve around everyday things, but do give everybody chance to talk. And after all, you can make anything interesting if you try. This speaking lesson is all about neighbours - something nearly all students will be familiar with.
Level: B1+ (can be adapted)
Timing: up to two hours
- develop fluency through a range of speaking activities
- introduce related vocabulary
Lesson Plan: guide for teacher on procedure.
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Worksheets: worksheets which can be printed out for use in class. The worksheet contains:
- Arrange the words
- Choose your neighbours
- Table Plans
- Smith and Jones
Download worksheets 9k pdf
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