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Richard Pryor

Famous People

Int – High Int

Richard Pryor is a black American comedian who used comedy to fight racial injustice. He has not performed for many years, but his comedy has inspired many young black comedians.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 4 pages
Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • discrimination
  • talent
  • victim
  • amateur
  • disease
  • local
  • album
  • popular
  • a great deal of
  • humor
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • True or False
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review
  • Discussion