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English Globalization

Mini-Debates

Int – Adv

Is the loss of national languages inevitable? After reading about the globalization of the English language, students debate whether or not local languages should be mixed with English.

Vocabulary
  • native
  • estimate
  • skill
  • currently
  • expert
  • predict
  • compete
  • global
  • local
  • encourage
  • version
  • adapt
  • lucrative
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • debate questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Debate #1(Reference)
  • Debate #2(Reference)
  • Writing(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)