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Friends | Phoebe's First Bike

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Video Length: 4:56

Updated on: 03/23/2021

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a video and do a listening exercise about Phoebe, from the TV series 'Friends' getting her first bike as a gift from Ross. It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about giving gifts and bicycle riding. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms from the video. The post-viewing section includes activities on a video quote, bicycle parts, vocabulary context usage, and verb forms for the verbs "ride" and "get". The grammar activity features the usage of the past modal "might have" + [past participle]. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section.

Video Description

Ross gets Phoebe her first bicycle ever as a gift. Phoebe forgets to tell her friends that she doesn't know how to ride a bike!

Lesson Activities

Gifts, Bicycles
Short Answers, Events in Order
Multiple Choice, Word Choice, Bicycle Parts, Context Usage
Past Modal "might have" + [past participle]
Quiz & Review

Lesson Topics

Friends TV Series Clip, Gifts, Bicycle Riding

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