IELTS Reading: Short answers: Overuse of Pills

onedharma 2022-08-12 14:00:56

A health related IELTS style reading (504 words) outlining the problems arising from over-prescription and polypharmacy. Students are instructed about identifying keywords and finding the related passages in the text. As per IELTS, students must use a limited number of words in their answers.

Answers have been highlighted in the text on the second page.

This downloadable handout is best suited for at Intermediate (B1) and Upper-intermediate (B2) level. It can be used for developing your groups' Reading skills. It centers around the vocabulary topic of Health, going to the doctor.
Copyright License: This file is licensed by onedharma under the iSLCollective Copyright License

Upload date: 2022-08-12 14:00:56

Author: onedharma

from Myanmar [Burma]

Currently training teachers at a monastic school in upper India and teaching at a Buddhist shedra. My worksheets mostly cater for SE Asian and monastic students, but are easily adapted for other contexts.

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