The Addams Family: School scene (can, could, be able to)

mulixita September 21, 2020

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
The students are going to practice the use of modals: can, could and be able to.
Scene summary:
Wednesday Addams is finally able to enter a regular school and she impresses other students with her abilities.
Video length: 4 minutes 4 seconds
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2020-09-21, 12:31:14 (GMT+1)
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KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

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Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Wednesday ........................go to a regular school.

  • could finally
  • was finally able to
  • both answers are correct

2) Right now she .......... understand how the regular children feel like at school.

  • can
  • could
  • was able to

3) The blonde girl thought that she .............. do those mean things because other people were afraid of her.

  • can
  • could
  • is able to

4) Bethany ........... believe that somebody stood up against her.

  • couldn't
  • can't
  • wasn't able to

5) Wednesday didn't like that Bethany treated the girl in that way.

  • true
  • false

6) Wednesday thinks that the girl should ............... to defend herself.

  • can
  • could
  • be able to

7) Wednesday thinks that she .............. finish the task by herself.

  • is able to
  • can
  • both answers are correct

8) She thinks that she will ................ resuscitate the animal.

  • can
  • be able to

9) The teacher and the students in the classrom ................ believe what they were seeing.

  • can't
  • couldn't
  • wasn't able to

10) The frog is now ........... walk and jump.

  • can
  • able to

11) Wednesday ................... turn the frogs against the bully and teach her a lesson.

  • is able to
  • can
  • both answers are correct

12) Bethany was able to get rid of the frogs.

  • true
  • false

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

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JorgeChiluisa
2021-06-11 01:58:25
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