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Hosting the World

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Int – Adv

About this printable lesson

Students read about and discuss the reasons why hosting a mega-sporting event is not as glamorous as it seems. The lesson includes vocabulary review exercises, comprehension questions, discussion questions, and grammar practice.

Lesson Materials

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  • Est. time to teach:1.5–2 hours
  • Pages:6
Audio

In This Lesson

Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • audio
Vocabulary
  • not all it’s cracked up to be
  • break the bank
  • spare no expense
  • venue
  • burden
  • remote
  • mandatory
  • follow through
  • empty promises
  • displaced
  • revenue
Grammar
  • wish vs. hope
About this digital lesson

Students read about and discuss the reasons why hosting a mega-sporting event is not as glamorous as it seems. The lesson includes vocabulary review exercises, comprehension questions, discussion questions, and grammar practice.

Tasks

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  • Warm-Up

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  • Vocabulary Preview A

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  • Read & Listen

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  • Comprehension

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  • Grammar Review

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  • Grammar Practice

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  • Survey

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  • Discussion

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