Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Students watch Oktapodi and choose between past simple, past continuous and past perfect.
Scene summary:
A cute cephalopodic couple are separated and with one squid on her way to a plate in a restaurant, it's up to her partner to rescue her.
Video length: 2 minutes 26 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Dialect:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2018-09-17, 08:55:44 (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) Orangio and Pinky ______ when someone ______ Pinky.

  • cuddle / take
  • cuddled / was took
  • was cuddling / taken
  • were cuddling / took

2) The driver ______ Pinky in a cooler and ______ her to his truck.

  • put / carried
  • was putting / carried
  • was putting / was carrying
  • had put / carried

3) While the driver ______ his truck, Orangio ______ to save Pinky.

  • started / ran
  • had started / had run
  • was starting / was running
  • was starting / ran

4) The driver ______ when he _____ Orangio clinging to the window.

  • drove / saw
  • was driving / saw
  • was driving / was seeing
  • had driven / saw

5) Pinky ______ the brake and the truck _____ out of control.

  • pulled / spun
  • was pulling / spun
  • was pulling / was spinning
  • had pulled / spun

6) By the time the driver ______ to Orangio and Pinky, they _______.

  • got / jumped
  • got / jumping
  • got / had jumped
  • was getting / were jumping

7) While they ______ from pool to pool, the driver ______ them.

  • jumped / followed
  • were jumping / had followed
  • had jumped / followed
  • were jumping / was following

8) The driver ______ Orangio and Pinky.

  • caught
  • catched
  • was catching
  • had caught

9) The driver ______ control of his truck and ______ into the sea.

  • lost / crashed
  • had lost / crashed
  • was losing / was crashing
  • lost / was crashing

10) Orangio ______ on the clothesline when the bird ______ him.

  • sat / grabbed
  • had sat / grabbed
  • was sitting / grabbed
  • was sitting / was grabbing

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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mysunrise18
2018-10-03 21:19:31
I have no words but THANKS for this great creation!!!
fedroni
2018-11-28 04:57:49
very interesting!!!thanks a lot!!!
cgoebel
2019-01-19 22:19:50
Thank you for posting! Love it!
aynur4911
2019-04-25 18:17:20
thanks that will be a great activity for tomorrow lesson
elisendabori
2019-11-27 20:52:50
Thanks!
Tammyr
2019-11-30 20:19:34
Thank you so much. My students loved this method of revising the past tenses.
Caroline_97
2020-01-14 16:55:39
This is great! Thank you!
ativa
2020-01-19 08:30:37
Thanks a lot) Studens have fun while they are revising abou Past Tenses
dilekbardik
2020-03-24 11:26:22
Thanks for sharing
kate3169
2020-03-31 20:41:20
perfect!
Andrewdurhamesl
2020-04-20 01:18:30
Thank you for your time.
Nikoloutsopoulou
2020-04-22 21:15:37
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2020-05-02 12:45:37
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2020-05-21 02:39:35
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2020-07-20 03:20:50
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2020-11-08 14:11:43
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2020-11-26 22:01:51
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ednahscc
2021-01-31 00:04:42
Thank you user:ironhippo, great job!