Speaking Test Strategies 15 Review of advanced argumentation

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Take a look back.

In this review lesson you will practice using the argumentation strategies from the previous four units. 

Introduction: 

We are going to take a look back at the previous four units. You will get a chance to practice using counterarguments, vivid examples, layered reasoning and compelling facts. 

Warm Up: 

Recall the previous four lessons. Which was the easiest? Which was the most difficult? 

Practice: 

We will review each of the skills you practiced. 

  1. Please give a balanced answer with a counterargument:

Should young children be required to learn English? If so, from what age?

 

  1. Please give an answer with a vivid example or anecdote

What (besides good food) makes a restaurant great?

 

  1. Please give an answer with deep reasoning

Do you need empathy in your job? Why or why not? 

 

  1. Please give an answer with compelling facts

What is the biggest problem your country will face in the future?