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In this video Lifestyle Editor Harriet Hall explains the origins of the day, looks at how it's celebrated around the world and why we still need it today.
Video length
3 minutes 22 seconds
Video genre
Lectures (e.g. TED talks)
Language goals
listening
Listening comprehension
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The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1)
Student type
This resource is intended for:High schoolers
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High schoolers
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This resource is licensed by mffenglish under the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License.
Upload date
6/22/2022
Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Fill the gap.
International Women's Day has taken place on theoffor over a century.
2. Choose the correct options.
The day is a global celebration of the social, economic and political achievements of women.
Women's social achievements.
Women's economic achievements.
Women's policital achievements.
All of the above.
3. Fill the gap.
It's a global event where people come together towomen's rights, female empowerment and
4. Unmix the sentence.
The
first
National
Women's
Day
was
acknowledged
in
the
US
in
1909
5. Guess the end.
What were these women protesting for?
6. Choose the correct options.
What is it that women can do now in most countries? (Mark all that apply)
vote
own property
stand for office
get married
7. Unmix the sentence.
As
a
result
of
this
women
work
for
free
for
two
months
a
year.
8. Guess the end.
What biases against women are mentioned?
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