SS Talking Here Now

Conversation Practice

1. Look at pictures* and tell what the people in them are doing.

For example

  • The young man is washing the car.
    She’s watching television.

2. Look around the room and describe what other people are doing.

  • Carl’s reading his textbook.
    Jasmine is looking out the window.
    The teacher’s writing on the board.

3. “Pantomime” various actions and have your students guess what you are doing.

*For an example of picture description in context, see

Writing: Describing Action in Progress

Speaking Situations: Talking about Here and Now

Speaking Situations: Talking about Here and Now

 

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