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Inception official trailer

JuanitaOrtizTovar11 February 12, 2018

Task description & scene summary

The students have a good command of English when it comes to listening practices.
Scene summary:
This is the trailer of the movie the origin starring Leonardo DiCaprio. The objective of this test is to practice the English language in a creative way and, thanks to listening, you can learn more and have more fluency in the language.Through organizing the sentence, finding the missing word, opening their vocabulary to find the meaning of words and so on, students will be able to understand this language in a less common way and easier.
Lesson type: Basic listening comprehension - Hearing check ("Can you make out the words being said?")
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Communicative function: how to accuse somebody of something in English
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives License
First published: 2018-02-12, 02:19:21 (GMT+1)

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iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Very specifict type of security, ... security.

Fill the gap: ________________________ psychoanalyst, conscious

2) We ... the subject into that dream.

  • wear
  • bring
  • bear

3)

Put the words in order: and break strictly it it it´s speaking you well legal. Then still not

4) Everything starts to go wrong why?.

Answer the question using your own words

5)

Match the items:
Control.Showing fear for something sudden and unexpected.
Afraid.Mastery over something or someone.
Collapsing.Destruction or ruin of a structure or something.

About the author

iSLCollective is a member of The Visual Arts Circle, a community of practice made up of language teaching professionals, teachers, teacher trainers, writers, editors, researchers, designers, illustrators, artists, photographers, and filmmakers, all with a shared belief that visual arts – drawing, painting, sculpture, design, crafts, photography, video, and filmmaking – should have a larger role in language education. Click here to visit the website.

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