Colin Firth and The King's Speech (a video activity)

serene 2011-03-16 15:07:41

This is a set of comprehension questions based on a short (14 min) extract from a CBS 60 Minutes TV show video. The links to the video and its transcript as well as an Answer Key are provided. Besides the interview of Colin Firth, the video presents very interesting information about the real story behind the movie as well as some historical footage of the actual king´s speech at the outbreak of World War II in 1939. The worksheet is completely editable.

The present downloadable printable is a great resource for high school and adults at Intermediate (B1), Upper-intermediate (B2), Advanced (C1) and Proficient (C2) level. It can be used for improving your pupils' Listening skills. There is a key provided with the exercises.
Copyright License: This file is licensed by serene under the iSLCollective Copyright License

Upload date: 2011-03-16 15:07:41

Author: serene

from Greece

Hi! I'm a state school teacher and I teach intermediate - upper intermediate students aged 16-18. I'm also a member of ESLprintables, and I keep my own EFL blog as well at

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