Assalamualaikum warahamtullahiwabarokatuh. Good morning, everyone. Today we are going to talk about interests and trends.
Before we begin, I’d like to ask you some questions.
You can refer to the sample answer by watching the following video.
Without looking at the video script, please complete some missing words.
I am not too interested in fashion, but when I need new clothes, I _________ the ones that are not too old fashioned. I normally buy new clothes to celebrate my birthday and Idhul Fitri. I don’t want to _________ a trend setter. I just have to buy new clothes for a certain occasion. I don’t think buying _________ clothes is necessary. Therefore, I am more interested in the discounts than the designs.
I am more into culinary because eating various dishes in _________ places gives me new experience. I can share about the food that I _________ with my family or friends. In my view, it is snobbish to tell others about fashionable clothes that you wear, but I guess, it is okay to talk about a _________ restaurant.
Please complete the blanks. Do you have the same answers with a classmate next to you? Compare your answers with your partner and then watch the video to confirm by watching the following video.
Vocabulary Practice A
1. I buy new ___________ every year, but they don’t have to be fashionable.
2. I don’t ___________ the trend, but it doesn’t mean my clothes are old fashioned
3. I can’t afford to buy designer’s clothes, because they are too pricey. The ___________ is unreasonable.
4. ___________ your interest through social media is sometimes snobbish
5. I don’t want to be a snob. ___________ off a new car is snobbery.
Please complete the blanks with the most appropriate words/ phrases from the box.
Interview a friend with the following questions:
After finishing your interview, watch the sample interview and complete the missing blanks without looking at the video script. However, you may read some parts of the video script only when you find difficulties:
Not really. I just have to buy new clothes for a certain __________ like new year or birth day.
I prefer culinary because eating __________ dishes in different places gives me new experience.
I enjoy playing badminton because it makes me fit and it does not __________ a lot.
Olympic __________, All England, and football matches.
I work __________ Monday to Saturday, but on Sunday, I rarely work.
I almost never eat at a restaurant on the weekend, but I generally go to there to celebrate my birthday or when I get a __________ from my boss.
I __________ Tiktok is becoming more and more popular.
Switch the role in your interview, but you can adjust or add more questions.
As you have finished switching the role, please report the result of the interview. Make some notes to prepare, you can refer to the sample notes below. Watch a sample of reporting the result of an interview, when necessary, by clicking the tab below.
Watch a video clip and discuss the questions that follow. Neither look at the video script nor read the sample answers. However, you may replay or pause the video. You can also watch some vocabulary practices in this link when you need it.
Compare your answers in groups. Check your answers by completing some missing words. You can turn to complete sample answers only when you think it is too difficult.
He suggests having more fun, ________ , and wellness in life.
It is not necessary to go to a gym to remain active, so you can take a walk around your neighbourhood or ________ complex.
Having a backpack and water bottle can be ________ for hiking.
We can experiment with different ingredients to make the perfect ________.
You source your very own ________ for free.
Help yourselves with extra vocabulary and useful expressions resources plus answers. Play, pause, or replay only when you think you need them. Add extra vocabulary or write useful expressions to prepare the project, and you may discuss the vocabulary only when you find difficulties with the meaning.
You can click the tab below for extra vocabulary and useful expressions resources:
However, you can skip this activity when you have sufficient vocabulary and useful expressions to develop your project. Your project can be a monolog, an interview, a conversation, or role-play