To have the Ss understand the text
To contextualize the grammar rule
To practice reading skills
To get the sentences from the Ss on which the teacher andstudents will work new grammar items
The teacher asks some questions about the text:
What is the first problem for airline staff?
What do people who don’t need wheelchairs do?
What does one flight attendant do and how does she feel when shesees that the passenger gets out of the chair?
What is the second problem for airline staff?
Why are birds problem for any airport?
The students answer the questions.
The teacher writes the sentences on which they will work on theboard.
These sentences are on the board:
One flight attendant gets so annoyed that she shouts ‘Ladies andgentlemen!’…
A swan or any large bird can cause an accident so easily that itdestroys totally itself and the machinery…