147 FREE Opinions Worksheets

FREE Opinions Worksheets

Opinions are an important thing for students to express even if there are some you would rather not hear. In this section there are 147 worksheets to help you teach your students to state their opinions. This opinions worksheet organizes helpful words and phrases by category and can be given to students as a reminder when asking them to do an opinions related exercise or as a study guide for an upcoming test. It is listed as a pre-intermediate worksheet but even intermediate and advanced students could benefit from using this in class to give their answers more variety. There are other worksheets available and more being added all the time so take a look around to find the best one for your class.
When talking about opinions, especially with younger students, you need to be sure to choose topics that are appropriate. With adult learners more complex and even controversial topics may lead to interesting discussions. In other classes one question might be “In your opinion what animal makes the best pet? Why?” This may not seem like the most interesting topic to you but it is something that people generally feel very strongly about. It is not a controversial or complex question which makes it suitable for any age level while giving students the chance to practice giving their opinions. Choosing topics that are meaningful to your students will increase their participation in the activity especially when students disagree.

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Movie Worksheet: Describing Pictures, Infographic

Movie Worksheet: Describing Pictures, Infographic

This is an infographic I made for a short video on how to describe pictures in English. It talks about the vocabulary and grammar for a great picture description. I think any level could use it es ...
6 Views 6,644 ElemPre-IntIntAdvExam
British Expression for Point of View

British Expression for Point of View

Jessica Parish
British words that help express your point of view that lead to writing a book review. The key is on  the last page. In the first activity a teacher can elicit the expressions by getting stud ...
8 Views 6,883 Adv
Movie Worksheet: Humans in 1000 Years - Asap Science

Movie Worksheet: Humans in 1000 Years - Asap Science

Flavia
This is a listening worksheet based on a YouTube Video: ASAP Science - Humans in 1000 years. Students have to fill the gaps, answer questions and write their opinion about what humans will be &nbs ...
7 Views 7,305 Pre-IntInt
Gun Control in America (Not Suitable for Kids)

Gun Control in America (Not Suitable for Kids)

Sabine Schrader
This worksheet deals with the question of gun control in the US by making use of the very funny comedian Jim Jefferies and his show on gun control. A good lesson sheet for advanced (adult) le ...
3 Views 4,500 Adv
Reactions to US Elections Results: Trump's Victory

Reactions to US Elections Results: Trump's Victory

Chocolate addict
This worksheet includes a video about the reasons of Trump's victory and a short article from the New York Times (a reaction by a contributing opinion writer). We are not supposed to discuss our p ...
16 Views 9,439 IntAdv
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Reading Comprehension - The Selfish Giant

Reading Comprehension - The Selfish Giant

Students are asked to read through a part taken from the book: The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde. There are comprehension, vocabulary, and discussion topics for students to complete. There is also ...
6 Views 15,612 Elem
Movie Worksheet: Brexit Advanced

Movie Worksheet: Brexit Advanced

hellen haga
This was designed to discuss the arguments which led to the referendum result on 23rd of June. It has interesting vocabulary to work with, it envolves a great deal of speaking because students mus ...
3 Views 6,075 Adv
Debate Topics 3

Debate Topics 3

Students must make a good argument, keep the audience involved, and finally, gain the decision in their favour. Students speak for or against the topic. They must choose 2 topics and write their a ...
4 Views 16,571 ElemPre-Int
Debate Topics 2

Debate Topics 2

Students must make a good argument, keep the audience involved, and finally, gain the decision in their favour. Students speak for or against the topic. They must choose 2 topics and write their a ...
4 Views 10,152 Elem
Debate Topics 1

Debate Topics 1

Students must make a good argument, keep the audience involved, and finally, gain the decision in their favour. Students speak for or against the topic. They must choose 2 topics and write their a ...
4 Views 14,514 Elem
The Improvisation Game - 45 Second Speeches with 98 Fun Mini-speech Topics

The Improvisation Game - 45 Second Speeches with 98 Fun Mini-speech Topics

Freek Metsch
A great speaking exercise to get both your shy and bold students enthusiastic about speaking English. The goal of the game is to make a 45 second improvised speech on a random topic (98 topic ...
30 Views 25,005 ElemPre-IntIntAdvExam
ESL Discussion Topics: Money

ESL Discussion Topics: Money

•Opinions,
A great conversation worksheet for introducing the topic of money. It includes vocab, reading of people's opinions and a long discussion section. There is also a follow-up on some of the gram ...
5 Views 7,489 Int
Is Your Boss Spying on You?

Is Your Boss Spying on You?

This is a complete lesson that I have prepared and given to my vocational classes. It consists of a reading comprehension with vocabulary and discussion + grammar covering infinitive of purpose. Y ...
3 Views 6,883 Pre-IntInt
Defining Relative Clause Production

Defining Relative Clause Production

BusyTeacher Contributor
Students are supposed to work in groups of 3-4 and complete the task. The task includes sentences like ' We like.... I wouldn't prefer.... Politicians are people ...". Students are supposed to com ...
5 Views 7,161 Pre-IntIntAdv
Movie Worksheet: Mind Your English (Vocabulary and a Debate Topic)

Movie Worksheet: Mind Your English (Vocabulary and a Debate Topic)

Anastasia Melnikova
The comedy show "Mind your English" is the perfect tool when teaching English. The segment can be found on Youtube (the link is included into worksheet). It's a simple worksheet with vocabulary fr ...
6 Views 12,797 Pre-IntIntAdvExam
Give Opinions

Give Opinions

Have the students share their opinions about the items included. Hope you find it useful in speaking classes.
12 Views 29,054 ElemPre-Int
Video Worksheet: Why We Love Repetition in Music? (TedEd)

Video Worksheet: Why We Love Repetition in Music? (TedEd)

Viviane Moraes
Listening activity using a TedEd video about music and rhythm. The multiple choice questions were copied from the website of TedEd, but a list of vocabulary and some discussion topics were added. ...
6 Views 8,445 IntAdv
FCE Speaking Test Parts 3 and 4

FCE Speaking Test Parts 3 and 4

Rania Foka
The worksheet has been designed to aid students who are preparing for the Cambridge First Certificate test. It focuses on the speaking activities of the third and forth part of the test. The test ...
7 Views 11,389 Adv
ESL Unit: A Food Contest

ESL Unit: A Food Contest

A free-to-use ESL unit suitable for intermediate level learners. This unit includes speaking, reading, listening, vocabulary and grammar practice. Links are provided for the audio clips for the li ...
7 Views 14,030 Pre-IntInt
FCE Speaking Practice (Parts 2 and 3)

FCE Speaking Practice (Parts 2 and 3)

JOAN MARTÍ
This is a powerpoint I use to practise the FCE speaking parts 2 and 3 with my students. All the students can particpate in the descriptions and discussions in general. It is a whole class exercis ...
17 Views 14,286 IntAdvExam
Channel One News

Channel One News

•, Opinions, ,
This is a worksheet I use with Channel One News. Before watching the news, students try to predict what the news will be about on that day in a classroom discussion. During the video, students fil ...
4 Views 7,866 ElemPre-IntInt
Quotes Presentation

Quotes Presentation

• » Opinions
A power point presentation with some quotes and sentences for students to share opinions about. I used it from intermediate level on. In the presentation also there are opinion sentences that can ...
3 Views 4,208 Pre-IntIntExam
Phenomenal Women

Phenomenal Women

The activities of this lesson are focused on reading and speaking and are based around a wonderful poem "Phenomenal Woman". As a warmer students look at photos of famous women and discuss what mak ...
10 Views 10,639 Pre-IntIntAdv
Homelessness: Is Sleeping in the Street a Crime?

Homelessness: Is Sleeping in the Street a Crime?

Easy English Articles
Centres around a short reading on 'homeless spikes'. Spikes are being used to deter homeless people from sleeping in city centres and new ones have just been added in Manchester, UK. Includes a ne ...
8 Views 14,475 IntAdvExam
Going Green

Going Green

This worksheet has students think about the idea of 'going green'. There is a short reading, some vocabulary to be introduced, a matching activitiy and finally some questions for free discussion. ...
4 Views 6,584 All

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