In this lesson, students explore some tasks that managers do each day. They discuss which ones they find most challenging and share tips and advice on how to do them more effectively.
The lesson also includes a listening task with 3 managers talking about their challenges and 3 interactive tasks that encourage students to practice specific structures for giving advice.Aims:
- To build students’ vocabulary and ability to describe tasks that managers do.
- To develop students’ ability to give tips and advice (If I were you I would... | Have you thought about ... | have you tried ... | Why don’t you try ...)
60 mins +Level:
B1 - B2 +Materials:
You can use these 2 activities to give students additional speaking practice.
- In this activity, students have to read some advice and the computer checks their pronunciation: https://bit.ly/advice-phrases (This activity only works with the Chrome browser.)
- In this activity, students can record themselves giving advice and then either listen back to the recording or send it to you for feedback: https://bit.ly/rec-advice