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72 weddings

Weddings

Students read about and discuss the high costs of weddings and the pressures that brides and grooms face when preparing for their big day.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1–2 hours
  • 5 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • listening activity
Vocabulary
  • expensive
  • get carried away
  • debt
  • funded
  • wedding party
  • greenback
  • Jack and Jill party
  • honeymoon
  • second mortgage
  • budget
  • pressure
  • in-laws
  • the wrong foot
  • open bar
  • tie the knot
Tasks

Launch

Due

Answer Key

  • Warm-Up

  • Vocabulary Preview A

  • Vocabulary Preview B

  • Read & Listen

  • Comprehension

  • Vocabulary Review A

  • Vocabulary Review B

  • Discussion

  • Listen & Type