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Listening to the short tale by Oscar Wilde and understand vocabulary and actions
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The selfish giant doesn't want to share with others his own properties so decided to build a great wall. His garden became like the cold giant's heart until he discovered the power of love and finally changed his mind
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8 minutes 10 seconds
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Cartoons for kids & kids' videos
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Vocabulary practice
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Grammar topic
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The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1)
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This resource is intended for:Adults
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1. Fill the gap.
TheGiant every afternoon after school, some children played in the large, beautiful garden of a huge deserted castle.
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one afternoon, they were playing hide-and-seek when theya great voice, boom out, what are you doing in my garden?
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HeI don't, want to listen to a lot of children laughing and shouting get out of my garden and don't come back.
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so the children ran awayfast as their legs would carry them this garden belongs to me,
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Trespassersbe prosecuted every day,
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Soon the winter came snow covered the ground with awhite mantle and frost painted,
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… the giant sighed as he sat huddledthe fire at last spring came the snow and the frost disappeared,
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We have a place where we can stay.
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Every treeheld one of the children whom the giant had frightened away.
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The giant wasto pity.
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He said to himself now I see why the spring wouldn't come to my,
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Only the little boy whose eyes were so full ofthat he could not see the giant coming stayed,
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And the boy flung his arms around the Giants neck andhim when the children saw that the giant was kind and friendly.
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… followed by the spring, the giant laughedand joined in their games only stopping to knock down the walls with an axe.
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… but the childrennot know every day after school,
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The Johnsad because he loved the little boy,
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It's golden branches were covered withwhite blossom and silver fruit and underneath them stood the little boy he's come …
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But as hethe little boy, his face became red with anger, who has hurt you.
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Kill the people who havethis to you.
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Are you whispered the giant falling to hisa long time ago you let me play in your garden.
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