Crazy English words!

MrsFrobisher 2017-09-15 10:07:07

Here are thirty crazy-sounding words which have disappeared from English. many of them contain linguistic clues as to their meaning. So, the challenge is, can you match them up with their meanings? Ask them to do the most obvious ones first. Good for a bit of fun! Key included, obviously;-)

The above downloadable handout is meant for at Advanced (C1) level. It is excellent for developing your groups' Reading skills. It focuses on the vocabulary topic of Culture, intercultural communication, cross-cultural communication. You will find the answer key at the end of the worksheet.
Copyright License: This file is licensed by MrsFrobisher under the iSLCollective Copyright License

Upload date: 2017-09-15 10:07:07

Author: MrsFrobisher

from United Kingdom

I am an English English teacher;-) I also upload to eslprintables as cunliffe and to TES as andorian.

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