Bottle openers, pizza cutters, guitar players, anteaters, grave robbers and troublemakers: the world is full of ‘thing do-ers’. In this activity, students are introduced to this type of English compound noun. After that, they make creative use of their knowledge of English to guess the names of the objects in the video.
- Language level: B1
- Learner type: Teens; Adults
- Time: 20 minutes
- Activity: Grammar activity
- Topic: Everyday objects
- Language: Compound nouns
- Materials: Video + worksheets
The PDF download (see above) contains a grammar activity in which students have to use their knowledge of English to guess the names of the objects that they see in the video.
Please note that the video contains subtitles.
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PS I would love to know about equivalent compound nouns that other languages have. Perhaps you could let me know in the comments section below …