Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Students watch a video about kitchen tricks with eggs and choose the right phrase to complete second conditional sentences, or unscramble sentences.
Scene summary:
This is, quite literally, a short video showing tricks and hacks to do with eggs: how to best make scrambled eggs, how to tell a boiled egg from a raw one by watching them spin... No spoken words, just a soundtrack, and short sentences / phrases on the screen.
Video source: 10 AMAZING EGG TRICKS
Video length: 3 minutes 50 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike License
First published: 2018-04-05, 09:15:44 (GMT+1)
About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) If you didn't add salt, ...

  • the egg wouldn't balance.
  • the egg didn't balance.
  • the egg doesn't balance.
  • the egg hadn't balance.
  • the egg wasn't balance.

2) Peeling a boiled egg would be more time-consuming if you ...

  • wouldn't roll it.
  • don't roll it.
  • didn't roll it.
  • hadn't rolled it.
  • haven't rolled it.

3) The food processor wouldn't start if you ...

  • don't put on the lid.
  • put on the lid.
  • didn't put on the lid.
  • did put on the lid.
  • do put on the lid.

4) If you didn't add beetroot juice, the mixture ...

  • would be yellow.
  • wouldn't be yellow.
  • were yellow.
  • weren't yellow.
  • will be yellow.

5)

Put the words in order: were this dessert. if salt a add You wouldn't

6) If you used a star mould, you ...

  • 'll get a star shape.
  • 'd got a star shape.
  • 've got a star shape.
  • 'd get a star shape.
  • 'll got a star shape.

7)

Put the words in order: were You'd it hearts Day. these if pink make Valentine's St egg

8) If there were more people, you ...

  • will use more eggs.
  • could use more eggs.
  • can use more eggs.
  • would can use more eggs.
  • will can use more eggs.

9)

Put the words in order: you butter, use If oil. didn't you olive like could

10)

Put the words in order: scrambled them you wanted drier should you cook If eggs, for longer.

11) You could also use brown bread ...

  • unless you wouldn't like it.
  • if you would like it.
  • if you didn't like it.
  • unless you didn't like it.
  • unless you liked it.

12)

Put the words in order: have you If one. use yellow a red could didn't a pepper, you

13) You wouldn't need peppers or onion rings ...

  • if you'd have a mould.
  • if you have a mould.
  • if you had a mould.
  • if you'd had a mould.
  • if you'll have a mould.

14) The egg would stop spinning if it ...

  • had boiled.
  • boiled.
  • were boiled.
  • weren't boiled.
  • didn't have boil.

15)

Put the words in order: The break you it if would yolk beforehand. remove didn't

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Comments

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goldking
2018-04-05 08:02:01
nice
guillermito
2018-05-31 11:02:26
Thank you, very kind!
EdithCastrives
2018-06-03 19:46:10
Great video and exercises. Thank you very much
lizagerencser
2019-03-05 18:20:34
Very useful, thanks!:)
celen07
2019-05-15 11:05:08
great job
GiangTrieu
2019-10-29 02:43:50
Thank you for your interesting lesson.
Kamila1008
2020-02-24 18:14:09
Thank you for this exercise, I will surely use it next time revising conditionals with my students.
anafp
2020-04-28 21:28:37
thanks :)
KikiYanes
2020-07-27 18:11:39
Just what I needed to review second type conditional with adult students in an online lesson. Thanks for sharing ii!
birmannana
2020-10-05 03:03:46
Thank you so much for this creative video worksheet, it will be very useful and informative.
nielima
2020-10-21 08:46:36
Thank you very much! im sure my kids will love it
btarancon
2021-01-17 08:38:28
THANKS A LOT! I loved both the grammar and the tricks ;)
jennj0nes
2021-10-07 05:13:26
Thank you so much for this video - it was just challenging enough for my C1 student!