Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Type in the appropriate conjunction - and, but, so, or.
Scene summary:
A manic knitter gets herself into trouble but overcomes her addiction.
Video length: 7 minutes 31 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2021-11-08, 13:59:11 (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) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: The old lady walked to the top of the cliff. She looked around, put down her chair ________________________ sat down.

2) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She then picked up her knitting needles ________________________ started to knit.

3) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She knitted, and knitted and knitted, and ________________________ the scalf that she was knitting got longer and longer.

4) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: The scalf became ________________________ long that the end of the scalf fell over the edge of the cliff.

5) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: The lady knitted very quickly, ________________________ not as quickly as the end of the scalf was falling. So she had to pull the scalf back towards her.

6) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She walked to the cliff ________________________ peered over the edge.

7) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: Then scalf became so heavy that it pulled her over the cliff, ________________________ her feet saved her from falling.

8) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She continued knitting, ________________________ she was running out of wool.

9) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She had no wool left, ________________________ she started to knit with her hair.

10) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She needed to get to the scissors, ________________________ else the weight of the scalf would have pulled her over the cliff.

11) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She reached for her scissors ________________________ they were too far away.

12) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She was pulled over the cliff, ________________________ somehow she didn't fall to the bottom.

13) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: She scratched her head, looked down ________________________ then instinctively started to knit again.

14) Insert the correct conjunction - and, but, so, or.

Fill the gap: After she sat down, she picked up her scissors. Will she cut her hair, her nails ________________________ the grass?

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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adriana50
2021-11-09 09:05:58
Thanks a lot. It is a great way to start the lesson. Something different. They loved it.
Hanna197
2021-11-09 12:28:07
Thanks alot!!!!