Grammar | THIERRY HENRY: It’s Not Just a Game

EnglishSpeeches March 21, 2020
SILENT HOW TO VIDEOS

 

In this video we talk about why we love doing arts and crafts with young learners, as well as why silent how to videos are so versatile. We've created an interactive video quiz that you can use with your young learners, which you can find here.

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky
iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
A gap-filling exercise is a great way to practice your English. This exercise will leave a gap to be filled by a verb to BE (all tenses) that falls into a particular category, and so test your knowledge.
Created using the grammar quiz generator of iSLCollective. Make your own quiz from any Youtube video in a few minutes.
Scene summary:
Learn English with Thierry Henry. Thierry stopped by Google’s Mountain View headquarters for an interview about how soccer changed his life. He is a French professional football coach and former player who is currently the manager of Major League Soccer club Montreal Impact. Thierry is considered one of the greatest strikers of all time and has often been debated by pundits and journalists as the greatest striker in the history of the Premier League.
Video length: 15 minutes 49 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2020-03-21, 16:50:50 (GMT+1)
About the author
Youtube Channel over 1 Million Subscribers helping daily English Learners.

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)

Fill the gap: Did he say I ________________________ a pain in the neck also in the court?

2)

Fill the gap: And then at the end of the career and throughout the career, you start to understand that without your mates, you ________________________ no one.

3)

Fill the gap: … “ if a player scores a goal for their team, but the team doesn't go on to win, those goals should ________________________ discounted?

4)

Fill the gap: I want to ________________________ too far, but it's an image that I always saidthat's… and you scored two you lost four-two.

5)

Fill the gap: … kicking the tennis ball around the bedroom when you ________________________ just five, six years old.

6)

Fill the gap: And we thought we ________________________ clever; we're smashing the ball against walls.

7)

Fill the gap: But you need to ________________________ that guy that is going to put something on a table for the coach to work with.

8)

Fill the gap: It might have ________________________ a dream.

9)

Fill the gap: But he had that amazing way of talking his way out of the box, and that ________________________ well documented.

10)

Fill the gap: ________________________ very important because you have a lot of coaches that can tell you,

11)

Fill the gap: I used to try to put the fault on others before when I ________________________ a player.

12)

Fill the gap: And I know that when you ________________________ playing, you did interviews.

13)

Fill the gap: We're not here to ________________________ friends or go out or whatever it was or be nice, we're here to win.

14)

Fill the gap: That ________________________ why I did find myself in teams where we more often than not ended up winning something at the end of the season because we …

15)

Fill the gap: Thierry, who ________________________ some of the greatest players you played with?

16)

Fill the gap: I don't know if you guys ________________________ realizing what the guy is doing, but this is not normal what he's doing.

17)

Fill the gap: Now all these simple, and Dennis had that in the way he ________________________ training.

18)

Fill the gap: When outside of the game and people ________________________ talking it on a personal point of view, I used to just set it out with the person usually.

19)

Fill the gap: I hear he's bias because he ________________________ an Arsenal fan.

20)

Fill the gap: Not a lot of people ________________________ pundits and they have to talk about their old boss is not an easy one, but I have to do it, I'm doing it.

About the author

Youtube Channel over 1 Million Subscribers helping daily English Learners.

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

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