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Schwa in limericks (1280)
Four limericks in pairs - one marked for stresses and schwas, the other unmarked. Students try reading in pairs - one reads, the other checks
 
 

 

 

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Limericks with schwa (480)
Six limericks with audio. Students mark for schwas or stress and check online
 
 

 



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General English course books (adults)


Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Intermediate 
Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
Unit 3 Dating  Page 28 
Practise reading setences with schwas marked.
 

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 
Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
Unit 3 Money  Page 28 
Read money sayings, underlined schwas, listen and check.
 

New Cutting Edge Pre-Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Pre-Intermediate students' book 
Sarah Cunningham   Peter Moore   
Module 2 Important firsts  Page 22 
Short narrative text (the first time I went abroad) gapped for linking phrases for sequencing, contrast, addition, reason and result
 

New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover New Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 
Susan Kay   Vaughan Jones   
Unit 3 Gold  Page 28   Pronuciation
Schwa in sayings about money.