inventions / discoveries
Inventions / discoveries
The following ESL resources are available for Inventions / discoveries:
General English course books (adults)
Unit 10 Genius Pages 93 - 94(1) Ss guess when various objects were invented.
(2) Listening, speaking and reading: Trevor Bayliss and the clockwork radion (project to build radios for rural areas of Africa)
(3) Paragraphs about inventions gapped for time expressions.
Peter Moore Sarah Cunningham
Module 5 Unusual achievements Page 57 Speaking Task Students listen to people talking about achievements and then work in groups to prepare a short talk on an achievement (invention / political advance etc.) they consider significant.
General English adult course resource packs
13a & b What is it? Page 13 Ss in teams have to guess inventions from descriptions of them that use the passive voice.