Your year in review

This activity for teenagers and adults at CEF level B1 and above asks students to imagine that they are a famous international or national personality and complete a series of short paragraphs to review the previous year and look ahead to the next year.  


This lesson is an opportunity to review and practise a wide range of narrative tenses and future forms. Students will focus on writing and speaking for both fluency and accuracy. It is designed to be a fast-paced activity with game elements to make it motivating and enjoyable.


  • Students will practise using narrative tenses and future forms in their written work.
  • Students will practise using narrative tenses and future forms in their spoken work.
  • Students will become more aware of errors made when using narrative tenses and future forms.

Age group

Teenagers and adults


CEF level B1 and above


40-50 minutes


The lesson plan and student worksheet can be downloaded below


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Submitted by Cath McLellan on Tue, 02/23/2016 - 14:32


Hello Getxo Thanks for your comment - although we have had some technical issues this week, the worksheet is downloading fine for me here. Can you try again (perhaps try using a different browser?) Please let us know if you still can't access it. Thanks, Cath

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