My English Speaking Activities for the IELTS & Career Goals. Discussing Problems.
September 4, 2018
Hi everyone! How are you feeling on the edge of autumn? I can see many new challenges ahead, which is very exciting. I expect them to make me grow professionally and personally through dedication, hard work and new studies.
Challenges entail many different situations, which we have to overcome.
What springs to your mind in connection with:
- a social problem?
- a global problem?
- a major problem?
- a minor problem?
- an urgent problem?
- a common problem?
- a perennial problem?
- an emotional problem?
- a severe problem?
- an educational problem?
!! Think of any present or past situations related to your life, the life of your friends/relatives or anyone else's life.
TASK. Make up mini-dialogues using the example.
(This SPEAKING activity enables you to identify different problems, that each situation may entail, as well as to suggest possible solutions)
Teacher: I'm craving to/ I want to/ I intend to buy a car.
Student: This sounds awesome but keep in mind that [problem] you'll start spending a lot of money on petrol every week. Obviously, [solution] you'll have to ...