Intermediate Level >> Speaking and Conversation Materials/Discussion Starters >> Gives practice of "can" and "be able to". Also acts as a prompt for a discussion on the different abilites and talents of your students.
Skills and Talents
For each of these questions, circle either Yes or No. Then discuss your answers with another student.
|I can sing quite well||Yes No|
|I'll be able to speak English well after this course.||Yes No|
|I could play sport well when I was younger, but not anymore.||Yes No|
|Being able to play a musical instrument is one of my dreams.||Yes No|
|I was able to get up this morning without any problems.||Yes No|
|I've never really been able to understand movies in English.||Yes No|
|I'd love to be able to cook like a professional.||Yes No|
|My parents can't speak English as well as me.||Yes No|