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Shopping is Great

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This lesson plan for teachers of older teenagers and adults at level B1 explores the theme of shopping in London. Students will develop speaking skills and the use of idiomatic language.


This lesson is about shopping in London and develops speaking skills and the use of idiomatic language. The students’ own experiences and opinions form the basis of all discussions and written work.






  • To give a short presentation about different types of shops
  • To discuss different people’s shopping habits
  • To use idioms which contain the word ‘shop’
  • To write a collaborative story about a shopping experience


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Worksheets: download worksheet 1/download worksheet 2

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Language level
Language Level: 
Intermediate: B1