Various speaking and icebreaker activities for ESL teachers (multi-level)

Talking about annoyances (PDF)

Talking about shopping & department stores
with pictures (PDF)

Personal Complaint Menu Roleplay : classroom
speaking activity

Environmental issues vocabulary and speaking
exercise with pictures(PDF)

Natural disasters vocabulary, pictures & speaking  exercise (PDF)

Travel & culture vocabulary & speaking exercise (PDF)

Talking about roommates speaking exercise (PDF)

Giving advice speaking activity worksheet (PDF)

Discussing power worksheet (PDF)

Talking about slang (PDF)

Computers & the Internet: writing/speaking exercise with pictures & vocabulary (PDF)

What do companies do? work sheet. Talking
about companies & products (PDF)

ESL  love and romance expressions worksheet

Getures:kissing, hugging and shaking hands worksheet (PDF)

Being a celebrity/being famous discussion worksheeet  (PDF)

Telling stories vocabulary, pictures & speaking
exercise (PDF)

Useful things vocab. & questions (PDF)

Talking about annoyances (PDF)

Talking about success (PDF)

Hurry,rush collocations with  vocabulary
and speaking exercise (PDF)

Explaining accidents (PDF)

Talking about fashion, trends and hobbies (PDF)

Talking about restaurant problems - worksheet

Talking about cities (PDF)

Travel problems vocabulary and  speaking exercise  (PDF)

Booking a room at a hotel-picture dialogue (PDF)

Talking about office problems (PDF)

Pictures for short roleplays in random business
& everyday situations (PDF)

Speaking activity about breaking things (PDF)
Interview your partner,roleplay & survey exercises

Giving opinions about  everyday topics (PDF)

Celebrity interview roleplay worksheet (PDF)

Personality vocabulary survey (PDF)

Comparing people: speaking & writing exercise (PDF)

Job interview & writing worksheet (PDF)

Lifestyle survey lesson  (PDF

Giving advice & practicing modal verbs speaking
activity (PDF)

Chef interview roleplay  worksheet (PDF)

Great site for pairwork (face to face) speaking
exercises (word)

School timetable interview (word)

Giving opinions about  sports (PDF)

Giving opinions about the weather (PDF)

Giving opinions about the city (PDF

Finding a roommate discussion & speaking
exercise (PDF)

Introduction & interview on familiar topics (PDF)

A collection of esl survey worksheets  incl.
topics such as dating, alcohol, shopping, marriage
sports (PDF)

Conversation starter question sheet (PDF)

Shopping vocabulary/discussion exercise (PDF)

Have you ever, would you ever survey lesson

Personal information questions (PDF)

Interview your classmate about his/her life (PDF)

Dream survey (PDF)

Sentence Starters

Expressing yourself (PDF)

Fifty Reflective Sentence Starters (PDF)

Travel sentence starters (PDF)

Short list of sentence starters (PDF)

Student A/Student B pairwork speaking

Ask the right questions (PDF)

Ask your partner questions to complete the chart (PDF)

Asking about habits (PDF)

Asking about the future (PDF)

Pairwork interview exercise (PDF)

25 squares (PDF)

The happiness graph (PDF)

University schedule info gap exercise (PDF)

Exchanging info about a company info gap-see p.2 (PDF)

Pairwork personality profile activity (PDF)

How long does the ferry take ? (PDF)

What are you going to do this weekend? (PDF)

Grammar/language related speaking activities for ESL classrooms

Urban complaints guided conversation lesson (PDF)

Expressing likes and dislikes with  gerunds &
infinitves worksheet (Word)

Jobs & adjectives partner interview worksheet (PDF)

What do YOU think about....? describing situations
speaking lesson using -ed adjectives

Group speaking exercise for debate expressions

Pairwork speaking activity for discussing probability in the future

Adjective class survey lesson

Find someone who... is interested or interesting. An ESL speaking activity

Have you ever..? interview exercise: get with a partner and share some of those painful memories.

Guessing game for large groups with pictures for present continuous

Speaking  activities for ESL classes (pre-intermediate and above)

Selecting a Venue for a Business Conference
& Selecting the Employee of the Year
speaking exercises (PDF)

Finish the Sentence

Discussion cues: Giving opinions with feeling