This set contains factual information cards and question prompt cards to practice asking and answering questions of a non-personal kind. Topics are related to daily life, leisure activities and social life, including services, hobbies, sports, holidays, shopping, clothes, school, and travel. To answer the questions correctly, students must identify the right information from the information cards. It is designed for preparing students for the speaking component of Cambridge ESOL Examinations Key English Test (KET), the cards can be used with all ESL learners of any age, sex, cultural background or nationality to practice asking and answering questions. It is ideal for adult learning, students with language delay, learning disabilities or specific language impairment. It is designed to increase students' confidence in asking and answering questions, the cards can also be used for role plays where students are encouraged to use spoken language to expand and talk about personal likes, dislikes and opinions. Similar to examination material, the cards will familiarise students with how testing is carried out and the type of visual stimuli that is used during examination. They are also a fun and enjoyable activity to encourage students to develop a positive attitude towards language learning.
Daniela Fabrizi previously worked as an ESL (English as a Second Language) teacher in private language schools. She now works as a teacher for IH Campobasso as well as a lecturer for The University of Molise. Her particular interest in Cambridge ESOL examinations led her to become an Oral Examiner and she has since examined over 500 candidates.