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Task Description
Watch the video carefully. There are questions about the actions of the characters in the video. Choose the correct option according to the actions.
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Scene summary
There is a boy playing an electric guitar in a party. He has some troubles while on the stage. The events are happening in this party.
Video length
4 minutes 21 seconds
Video genre
Film scenes
Language goals
Grammar practice
Grammar topic
Other pedagogical goals
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1)
Student type
This resource is intended for:High schoolers
High schoolers
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Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Choose the correct options.
While the boy ..... , the men ..... each other.
run / talk to
is running / talked to
ran / talked to
was running / were talking to
2. Choose the correct options.
The boy ..... one of the man, when the others ..... .
was talking to / came
talk to / come
talked to / come
is coming / had come
3. Choose the correct options.
While the boy ..... the electric guitar, the man ..... .
played / begin to sing
plays / begins to sing
was playing / began singing
played / was singing
4. Choose the correct options.
The couple ..... while one of them ..... the boy with the electric guitar.
were dancing / was waving at
were dance / was waving at
danced / is waving at
danced / waved at
5. Choose the correct options.
While the boy ..... the guests, everyone ..... him.
was talking to / had listened to
talked to / was listening to
was talking to / was listening to
talks to / listens to
6. Choose the correct options.
The boy ..... while he ..... the electric guitar at the same time.
sang / was playing
have sung / had played
was singing / was playing
was singing / played
7. Choose the correct options.
While the couple ..... , the other couple ..... them.
is dancing / started talking to
was dancing / started talking to
danced / is started to talk to
have danced / have started to talk to
8. Choose the correct options.
The man ..... on the phone while the boy ..... the electric guitar.
spoke / played
is speaking / played
was speaking / played
was speaking / was playing
9. Choose the correct options.
All of the guests ..... the boy when the boy ..... playing the electric guitar.
were looking at / ended
looked at / was end
is looking at / ended
had looked at / have ended
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