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present perfect and continuous
upper intermediate level


In this lesson students will practice using present perfect and continuous in the context of sports.The lesson starts with an open discussion about sports. Next, They will be doing reading for details. After that, they will practice new vocabulary activity. Afterwords, they will be doing listening for details. Then, i will explain the grammar. They will answer an exercise in the grammar bank. Finally, they will practice the grammar through a speaking activity.


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Main Aims

  • To provide clarification of present perfect and continuous in the context of sports.

Subsidiary Aims

  • To provide scan and detailed reading practice using a text about born to be the besr in the context of sports.


Exposure (8-10 minutes) • To provide context for the target language through a text or situation

-discussion about sports. - read the text p.35 - voc. activity. i will give them cards and they should match the words with definitions.

Clarification (8-10 minutes) • To clarify the meaning, form and pronunciation of the target language

- do scan and details listening. - answer ex. 3 a- b -c - explain the grammar. ( write marker sentences on the board and explain the tenses.)

Controlled Practice (8-10 minutes) • To concept check and prepare students for more meaningful practice

controlled practice p. 139 ex.b

Free Practice (8-10 minutes) • To provide students with free practice of the target language

speaking p.37 ex. 4 d + speaking ex. b

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