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Rubin Hurricane Carter

Famous People

Int – High Int

Students read a brief bio about boxer Hurricane Carter. They review vocabulary and comprehension questions and practice choosing between the adverb forms hard and hardly.

Vocabulary
  • middleweight
  • conviction
  • knock out
  • homicide
  • jury
  • life sentence
  • autobiography
  • recluse
  • dedicate
  • honorary
Grammar
  • adverbs with two forms
PDF Content
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Grammar Review(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)