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TP Worksheet – Oil

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A lesson on Oil and associated words and phrases (e.g oil spill). Students discuss questions such as “What can be done to discourage people from relying so much on fossil fuels like petroleum?” in a fluency activity before moving on to discover expressions and idioms connected with the words “oil” and “grease”. For example, “to burn the midnight oil” and “greased lightning”. Further opportunities for fluency practice are  provided with stimulating questions such as “Do you think off-shore drilling should be banned?”

Talking Point Worksheet – Oil

Talking Point Teacher’s Notes – Oil

Written by Liz Regan for TEFL.net
November 2016 | Filed under Talking Point Lesson Plans
Since taking the RSA CELTA Liz has worked for the British Council in Milan, gaining her RSA Diploma there. Apart from working as a freelance in-company language trainer, Liz is also an oral examiner for the Cambridge University Main Suite exams (KET, PET, FCE and CPE) as well as the BEC Preliminary, Vantage and Higher exams. She is a qualified practitioner of NLP (neuro-linguistic programming).

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TEFL.net : ESL Lesson Plans : Talking Point : TP Worksheet – Oil