07 September 2020

Brit-slang - Grammar and Lexis: informal British English

B1 (Intermediate) to C1 (Advanced)

Brit-slang - Grammar and Lexis: informal British English
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Level                          B1 (Intermediate) to C1 (Advanced)

Arrangement              Groups of 3-5

Time required             40-60 minutes

Subskills and functions

  • Making guesses and inferences
  • Discussing appropriacy of language varieties 
     

Grammar and lexis    Informal British English

This board game is a fun way for students to learn and use some slang words commonly used in the UK. You can even play this online if you have an online dice and just keep a track of which square each student lands on.  

For higher levels you can follow this up with some clips of British soap operas and see what slang you can find. 

You will find the detailed teaching tip and the material in the pdf below. Have a look!

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07 September 2020

Brit-slang - Grammar and Lexis: informal British English

B1 (Intermediate) to C1 (Advanced)

Level                          B1 (Intermediate) to C1 (Advanced)

Arrangement              Groups of 3-5

Time required             40-60 minutes

Subskills and functions

  • Making guesses and inferences
  • Discussing appropriacy of language varieties 
     

Grammar and lexis    Informal British English

This board game is a fun way for students to learn and use some slang words commonly used in the UK. You can even play this online if you have an online dice and just keep a track of which square each student lands on.  

For higher levels you can follow this up with some clips of British soap operas and see what slang you can find. 

You will find the detailed teaching tip and the material in the pdf below. Have a look!

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