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Great Expectations: Pip and Magwitch

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In this lesson students focus on reading and understanding dialogue in an extract from Great Expectations. There is also a chance for them to bring that dialogue to life through voice and intonation.

Level: B2/C1 +

Age group: Older teens/adults

Timing: 90 minutes (plus homework)


  • For students to practise skills of reading for gist and understanding dialogue
  • For students to practice bringing a text to life through voice and intonation

Plan components

Lesson plan: download

Worksheets: download worksheet 01/ download worksheet 02/ download worksheet 03

By Richard Lunt

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