75 getting acquainted

Getting Acquainted

Living in English
  • Low Int – Int
  • 5 hours
  • 10

This is an ideal unit to break the ice with a set of students who do not know each other. The communicative activities relate to greetings, small talk, and etiquette.

Lesson Tasks
  • getting to know your classmates
  • pair work
  • language development
  • reading
  • discussion
  • vocabulary review
  • class activity
  • assessment task
Vocabulary
  • to get acquainted
  • to break the ice
  • small talk
  • to talk shop
  • rude
  • etiquette
  • gestures
  • greetings
  • nickname
  • surname
  • maiden name
  • to address someone
  • title
  • When in Rome do as the Romans do
  • universal
Grammar
  • question formation