Actueel lesmateriaal voor lesmethodes Engels van Malmberg

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donderdag 2 juni 2016


America, is gearing up for the presidential election of 2016. One of the candidates is Donald Trump. Listen to Alexander, a 13-year-old Trump supporter, explain how society works and how it should work.

Read the following words and phrases and their definitions.
  • gear up - get ready for something
  • opportunity - chance
  • outcome - result
  • live off - use something or someone as a source of the money or other things you need to live
  • butt - the part of the body you sit on
First read the assignment. Next watch the video. Take notes to help you do the assignment.

  1. Alexander says: “Equal opportunity. Not equal results.” Explain what this means.

  2. According to Alexander, how can you make a country succeed?

  3. Both boys say that many people just want to "sit on their butts".
    What does this expression mean?

  4. Do you agree with Alexander? Explain your answer.