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Asking for Clarification

Students review language and useful expressions for clarifying and asking for clarification. They play a modified game of broken telephone and perform a skit. They also review how to use tag questions. Assessment tasks and tools are available at the end of this lesson.

Vocabulary
  • clarifying
  • clarification
  • clarity
  • rephrase
  • let me be clear
  • on the same page
PDF Content
  • dialogue
  • pair practice
  • sentence building
  • grammar review
  • group discussion question
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Dialogues: Asking for Clarification(Reference)
  • Dialogues: Using Tag Questions for Clarification(Reference)
  • Dialogues: Offering Clarification(Reference)
  • Useful Expressions for Interrupting (to clarify)(Reference)
  • Speaking Practice (Pair Work)(Reference)
  • Informal Clarification(Reference)
  • Word Forms(Type in the Blanks)
  • Choose the Best Response(Multiple-Choice)