Here’s another word formation activity based on a text that aims to capture readers’ interest for this thriller by Alyssa Cole. The text and picture is from Goodreads.com
This week my C2 students will be writing a book review, so we’ll need to brush up a bit on some C2ish /si: tu:i ʃ/ vocabulary. So here’s a book review from Amazon, converted into a word formation activity, just to get started.
- Do you know who Banksy is? What do you know about this artist?
- What do you think about graffiti? Do you think it is an art or an act of vandalism?
- Are there laws against graffiti in your country?
- The artist we are going to speak about is a street artist. What do you know about street artists? Do you think this is a serious career or is it a mean of support for unemployed people in your country?
Here’s a listening activity on this very well-known street artist.