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The English Language

Famous Things

Int – High Int

In this lesson, students learn about the origins of the English language. This lesson includes a reading, a comprehension check, and a vocabulary review. Students also study a pie chart that shows the sources of English vocabulary.

  • lingua franca
  • consist of
  • evolve
  • trace back
  • invade
  • tribe
  • derive
  • incorporate
  • interact
  • proficient
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • reading
  • comprehension
  • vocabulary review
  • discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview(Type in the Blanks)
  • Watch & Listen(Reference)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Fill in the Blanks(Type in the Blanks)
  • Match-Up A(Matching)
  • Match-Up B(Matching)
  • Introduction to Pie Charts(Reference)
  • Pie Chart Practice(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)