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Fun with IELTS: Broken telephone

Type: Game, Teaching notes, Worksheet Print material

A game to practise students’ one-time listening skills.

This game practises students’ one-time listening skills and can be used as either an introduction or review of grammar and vocabulary.

Activity type: Memory game

Student grouping: Small groups of 4-6 students

Time needed: 15 minutes approx.

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Readers' comments (1)

  • I'm concerned about the nature of some of the provided cards on this game as they seem quite offensive and rely on racist stereotypes. It would be great to see a revised game that doesn't rely on stereotyping different ethnicities.

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  • Hello,

    Thank you for your comment. We are sorry you have found this material to be offensive, that wasn't our intention. We have updated the material to remove these phrases.

    Best wishes,

    The onestopenglish team

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