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Find someone who... thinks about Korea. An ESL speaking activity

I use this after exercise 4 of unit 15 in New Interchange 3. I give students a chance to plan the questions, including the follow-up questions (a one or two word clue is given after each initial question for a follow up question) before beginning the activity. During the activity I usually circulate, participate a little bit (to encourage students), and listen a lot. I write down the mistakes I hear (especially regarding question formation, use of passive modals, and phrases for expressing opinions) so that I can put them on the board and go over them with the entire class after the activity. Please note that if you're not in Korea you may want to change most of these questions or find a different ESL speaking activity.

Use follow up questions!

1. ________________ thinks that the process of entering a Korean college has to be changed. What?

Do you think that the process of entering a Korean college has to be changed? What kind of changes should be made?

2. ________________ thinks that selling dog meat shouldn't be allowed. Why?

How do you feel about selling dog meat in Korea? Why do you think so?

3. ________________ thinks that people should be required to recycle. Why?

4. ________________ thinks that Korean troops shouldn't be sent to Iraq. Why?

5. ________________ thinks that Korean men shouldn't be forced to join the military. Who?

6. ________________ thinks that Korean students shouldn't be required to study English. Why?

7. ________________ thinks that murderers should be executed. Why?

8. ________________ thinks that something has to be done about North Korea's nuclear weapons. What?

9. ________________ thinks that homeless people should be given apartments to live in. Why?

10. _______________ thinks that public schools in Korea have to be improved. How?

11. _______________ thinks that children shouldn't be allowed to watch a lot of TV. Why?

12. _______________ thinks that the coach of the Korean soccer team should be fired. Why? Who?

13. _______________ thinks that Roh shouldn't have been impeached.