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Discuss, compare, and contrast homes around the world. What kind of home do you want to live in?
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Describes homes from England, the USA, Sweden, Cuba, China, Japan, South Korea, etc.
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7 minutes 51 seconds
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Lectures (e.g. TED talks)
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The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Upper-intermediate (B2)
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This resource is intended for:Adults
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1. Guess the end.
Make a prediction. What do you think is different about the British bathroom's light switch?
2. Guess the end.
Make a prediction. Why do you think they use pull strings in British bathrooms?
3. Guess the end.
Were your predictions correct? Do you think pull strings are a good idea? Why or why not?
4. Choose the correct options.
What is the original reason for the two different taps?
The hot water was unsafe to drink
The hot water was safe to drink
The cold water was safe to drink
The cold water was unsafe to drink
5. Guess the end.
Where do you find kitchen sinks in your country? Are they by the window, too?
6. Guess the end.
In your countries, do many homes have central heating? Is it important there?
7. Guess the end.
Do people often wear slippers in your country?
8. Guess the end.
Would you like to have windows like these? Why or why not?
9. Guess the end.
Are basements common in your country? Would you like to have a basement? What would you do with it?
10. Guess the end.
Are curtains important to a home? Why or why not?
11. Guess the end.
What do you think of this home? How would you describe it?
12. Guess the end.
What is a kotatsu? Would you like to have one in your home?
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