Group lessons | El |U1|4. Unusual houses


Choose and say what you want to do

Spin the wheel and say what you feel about the activity


I love hugging! ♥♥♥
I adore hugging! ♥♥♥
I’m crazy about hugging! ♥♥♥
I like hugging.
I don’t mind hugging. ?
I don’t like hugging. ?
I don’t like hugging at all. ???
I can’t stand hugging. ???
I hate hugging! ???

Watch the video and choose the correct options

Test with pictures

Choose the answer and click on it. There can be more than one correct answer

Say which house is the best for you and explain why

— Skateboard House is the best for me.
— Why?
— Because I like skateboarding. What about you?

Read the introduction and study the homework steps

Look at the couple. Their names are Jack and Jill.
They want to find a new place to live in!
Become their expert!


Homework steps:

Complete the homework steps → Learn what Jack and Jill like and don’t like → Write a recommendation for them

Look at the pictures and unscramble the names of the places of living



✓ acelts — castle

Play the game. Match the words with the pictures


Study the information and group the words

  • Most verbs add -ing:

play — playing, walk — walking

  • Verbs ending with -e delete the -e and add -ing:

skype — skyping

One-syllable verbs ending in vowel + consonant add a consonant + -ing:

run — running

Remember: travel — travelling

Words to groups


Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verbs


Read the task


Now you can write a recommendation for Jack and Jill.

  • Read what they like and dislike.
  • Choose a place of living for them.
  • Explain your choice.


I’m Jill, and this is my boyfriend Jack. We live in a skyscraper in a big city. We love travelling and nature! Also, Jack loves mushroom picking, and I like gardening. We hate winter, so we don’t like winter activities, such as winter bathing or watching Northern lights. Our dream is to live by the sea. What is your recommendation?

Write a recommendation for Jill and Jack

Советы по написанию задания:

  • Прочитайте внимательно задание и вопросы.
  • Составьте план того, о чем хотите написать.
  • Напишите текст по составленному плану.
  • Перечитайте написанный текст перед отправкой на проверку.
  • Здесь вы найдете правила написания и пример задания.
  • Воспользуйтесь программой Grammarly, которая поможет избежать опечаток и исправит некоторые грамматические ошибки.

Places of living

1. cottage
2. camper van
3. tent
4. igloo
5. castle
6. skyscraper
7. block of flats
8. lighthouse


1. fishing
2. swimming
3. travelling
4. gardening
5. rock climbing
6. watching

Useful language

  • winter bathing
  • mushroom picking


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