Do You Know Your Demonyms (Names For People From Different Places)?

andrewelsass 2019-01-06 11:14:02

A demonym is the noun or adjective you use to describe a person from a particular place (e.g., America's demonym is American).

These can be difficult for native speakers, let alone ESL learners, so I made this worksheet to test my students' knowledge on some of the more commonly heard demonyms. There is an answer key included.

I also made a more challenging version of this worksheet that focuses on less-commonly talked about countries; look for it in my uploads.

The above downloadable printable is meant for at Advanced (C1) and Proficient (C2) level. It is excellent for working on your students' Reading skills. It focuses on the theme of Countries, Culture, intercultural communication, cross-cultural communication, Describing people and Places. The exercises come with a key.
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Upload date: 2019-01-06 11:14:02

Author: andrewelsass

from Japan

andrewelsass is from/lives in Japan and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2018-02-09 07:39:58. andrewelsass last logged in on 2019-01-25 05:24:24, and has shared 10 resources on iSLCollective so far.

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