Theme 2: Memories
Key vocabulary pg143 “Memory”
The following are only suggestions. You can talk about other things connected withthe theme “memories”.
Form your own questions to discuss:
Best memoriesWorst memoriesFirst memoryWays to improve memoryQuality of memoryCompare animal memory with human memory (intelligence)Wishes about the past
GRAMMAR POINT: PAST TENSES!!! Essential for this section. Also wish / if only
In general talk to the other students not the teachers.
Only talk to the teachers if they ask you a direct question.
ASK QUESTIONS!! This is a big part of conversation. Don`t just readthe theme and talk.
Include everyone. You can include other people in yourconversation with simple questions like – “What`s your opinion?”,“What do you think?” “Do you agree?”
If you find it difficult to enter the conversation, don`t worry theteacher`s will ask you something OR
Respond and give opinion. “I agree”, “I don`t agree”, “I think you`re right”, “I think you`re wrong” etc BUT ALWAYS EXPLAINWHY!!!!!!!!
Try to be natural. Yes it`s an exam, but conversation is a naturalskill, you do it every day and you are good enough to do it inEnglish. So relax and try to enjoy it!
Bring ideas and opinions with you!!!!!!!