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I, Too, Sing America: Poem by James Langston Hughes

I, Too, Sing America: Poem by James Langston Hughes

•Reading
James Langston Hughes was the eminent member of “The Harlem Renaissance”, the cultural movement of African American intellectuals in the 1920s and 1930s. His poem “I, too, sing A ...
4 Upper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Reading Comprehension Worksheet

Reading Comprehension Worksheet

•Reading
An exercise for reading comprehension to test students' understanding of the whole text. It will test students' ability to read (skimming/scanning reading skills) for main ideas and supporting det ...
11 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Fair Game (Mixed Tenses)

Fair Game (Mixed Tenses)

Fair Game is a romantic novel written by Elisabeth Young. The following adaptation is taken from the first chapter. Students have to fill in the gaps with suitable tenses or verb forms. The worksh ...
10 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Whale Saved From Fishing Net [Mixed Tenses & Verb Forms]

Whale Saved From Fishing Net [Mixed Tenses & Verb Forms]

A moving article about saving a whale's life. The worksheet is appropriate for upper-intermediate to proficiency level students of English. There are gaps that have to be filled in with accurate v ...
9 Upper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Girl Barred From Top Store [Mixed Tenses]

Girl Barred From Top Store [Mixed Tenses]

An excellent example of Narrative tenses exercise for upper-intermediate and advanced students of English. I took it from Headway Upper-Intermediate. The text contains past simple and continuous, ...
9 Upper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Shopping in England: Reading Worksheet

Shopping in England: Reading Worksheet

•, Reading
This is a reading comprehension worksheet for intermediate students who are asked to read the text , decide whether the sentences are true or false, find in the last two paragraphs of the text wo ...
24 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Song Worksheet: Stitch by Stitch from The Voice

Song Worksheet: Stitch by Stitch from The Voice

This listening activity consists of a reading text about The Voice and the first season winner of the competition. It is a lead-in activity to the lyrics of the song Stitch by Stitch. Teacher's No ...
4 Intermediate
I'm Nobody! Who Are You? (Poem by Emily Dickinson)

I'm Nobody! Who Are You? (Poem by Emily Dickinson)

•, Reading
The poem “I'm Nobody! Who are you? Are you - Nobody - too? ....” is magnificent. It isn't too long, it doesn't contain numerous new words, it is witty and humorous - it is quite mode ...
9 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
A Call For Improved National Ρrisis Management Policy: Authentic Reading Worksheet

A Call For Improved National Ρrisis Management Policy: Authentic Reading Worksheet

This worksheet deals with the topic "Crisis Management." It was created as an extra resource for Unit 11 of the Market Leader Upper-Intermediate. The authentic article tells about the Great East J ...
8 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Spending Time With Family

Spending Time With Family

•, Reading
This worksheet was made up to be worked with intermediate conversation classes. In this lesson you will have your students talk about how they spend time with their family. Other than that, you wi ...
5 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Parents Help Kids Lie To Get On Facebook: Authentic Reading Worksheet

Parents Help Kids Lie To Get On Facebook: Authentic Reading Worksheet

•, Reading
A reading comprehension / fluency speaking exercise using authentic material. The topic is the Pros and Contras of Facebook. For Intermediate+ levels. There is a scanning then a comprehension tas ...
11 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Saint Patrick's Day Reading Comprehension

Saint Patrick's Day Reading Comprehension

A short text to read on Saint Patrick's day celebration, its origin and the main traditions related to it, together with a set of questions so that it can be used as a reading comprehension exerci ...
25 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
The Man in the Iron Mask: Reading Worksheet

The Man in the Iron Mask: Reading Worksheet

•Reading
This is a set of comprehension activities to be used with the Reader's 'The Man in the Iron Mask'. The activities include matching, correcting mistakes, answering questions, etc. The set includes ...
10 Pre-Intermediate
Tinker's Island

Tinker's Island

•Reading
The worksheet contains additional exercises on Tinkers Island, a simplified book for beginners to elementary students of English. You can find more information and exercises on the book on the fol ...
5 Complete BeginnerElementary
Main Idea: Reading Worksheet

Main Idea: Reading Worksheet

•, Reading
Suitable for grade four to five in ESL students. This worksheet can be used to check their understanding of getting the main ideas from the context through questioning. Finding the main idea of a ...
12 Elementary
San Francisco Story

San Francisco Story

•Reading
San Francisco Story is level one (Beginner) home reading (simplified) story. The worksheet contains additional exercises on this story. There is a fill in exercise about the main characters of the ...
11 Complete BeginnerElementary
Who Lives Where?

Who Lives Where?

•, Reading
There are four different reading texts which include some basic grammar patterns such as can-cant, have got-has got, likes and dislikes. Matching activity and general questions should be done acco ...
21 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Dreams and Nightmares

Dreams and Nightmares

This is a mixed skills worksheet that you can make use of according to your focus. There are reading, speaking, writing, and pronunciation activities. All the activities are designed according to ...
22 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Part-time Jobs Reading Test

Part-time Jobs Reading Test

This is a worksheet for elementary students on part-time jobs. Students are asked to read the text, answer the questions and write a small composition. The worksheet is available in both colour a ...
25 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Regrets and Criticism Worksheet: Should Have, Shouldn't Have

Regrets and Criticism Worksheet: Should Have, Shouldn't Have

This is a worksheet for practising should have/shouldn't have. The verbs are given and there are picture prompts as well to help the students complete the sentences. The key is included. Who says ...
27 IntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Basic Critical Reading Skills Exercises

Basic Critical Reading Skills Exercises

•, Reading
The worksheet reviews some critical reading skills. The questions are on tone, bias, purpose and making inferences. These are four multiple choice questions that can also be used as a short quiz. ...
10 Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Countries: Present Simple Affirmative, Negative and Question Forms

Countries: Present Simple Affirmative, Negative and Question Forms

This is good for an intro to the Present Simple forms (+ve, -ve and ?). First, I have the flags of the countries printed individually and pasted on the walls of the classroom so students can get i ...
43 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Gail Devers: A Runner's Dream

Gail Devers: A Runner's Dream

Do you know why Olympic track star Gail Devers had many obstacles to overcome before reaching her dream? Why did they call Gail a sprinter? Sprinting means to run very short races, that is what G ...
4 Intermediate
Amazing Adventures Reading Worksheet

Amazing Adventures Reading Worksheet

This is a reading activity about interesting journeys. The texts are very interesting and at the beginning they have to talk about the pictures they have work in pairs and describe the pictures. ...
21 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Reported Speech Activity

Reported Speech Activity

Two worksheets for practising transforming sentences from direct into reported speech and vice versa. Distribute worksheet A to one half of the class (they should report the dialogue in their note ...
21 Intermediate

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