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Sterk Engels Leerjaar 4 VMBO-GTL Workbook

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Find illustrations typical for your country. Compare the information of question 3-10 to the Netherlands. What are the similarities and what are the differences? Write them down. Can you handle a challenge? Then compare your chosen country to the United Kingdom.List and explain at least 3 similarities and 3 differences. Collect and save all your information either digitally or on paper. Further in this chapter you will make a presentation about your chosen country. B. Guessing interview Now you are going to practise talking about your country. Get into small groups. Use the questions below to interview one another. Do not tell each other which country you chose beforehand. The other group members have to guess. Fill in the guessing-grid below while listening. Interview-questions: 1. In which part of the world is the country situated (e.g. Asia, South America etc)? 2. What is the name of the Capital? 3. What does the Flag of the country look like? 4. What currency do they use in this country? 5. Which (other) language(s) do they speak there? 6. Give an example of how people greet each other. 7. Give an example of their favourite (national) food. 8. What kind of climate(s) is/are there in that country? 9. What are two traditions of the country? 10. What are two celebrated holidays of the country? SENTENCES TO HELP 1 In the country I have chosen, they use dollars for currency. 2 People also speak Spanish in the country I have chosen. 3 The country I have chosen is situated in Asia. 4 People greet one another saying ‘buenos dias’ in the country. 5 The country I have chosen has a sea climate. 85 ENGLISH WORLDWIDE - UNITED KINGDOM - GTL

Guessing-grid. NAME COUNTRY COUNTRY COUNTRY COUNTRY Part of the world Name of the capitol Flag looks like Type of currency Other languages Example Greeting Favourite food Type climate Two traditions Two holidays I think the country is…. C. Give Feedback Now let’s give each other feedback: what went well and what can be improved? Give each other first a TOP and then a TIP. My TOPS My TIPS 86 ENGLISH WORLDWIDE - UNITED KINGDOM - GTL