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If Beale Street Could Talk


A 28-page Extensive Viewing guide to the Oscar-nominated film If Beale Street Could Talk starring KiKi Layne and Stephan James for English language students who want to learn English through watching films. The guide will help students improve their English vocabulary, listening comprehension, pronunciation and speaking.

The viewing guide includes:
• Viewing recommendations
• A film synopsis with a glossary
• Pre-viewing discussion questions
• A glossary (CEFR B1 – C2) of 120 key words, phrasal verbs and expressions with phonetic spelling used in the film, with 360 example sentences, to aid comprehension and vocabulary acquisition.
• Post-viewing discussion questions
• Post-viewing writing and videoing tasks

Watch the trailer.