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The Descendants


A 44-page Extensive Viewing guide to the Oscar-winning film The Descendants starring George Clooney and Shailene Woodley 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 200 key words, phrasal verbs and expressions with phonetic spelling used in the film, with 600 example sentences, to aid comprehension and vocabulary acquisition.
• Post-viewing discussion questions
• Post-viewing writing and videoing tasks

Watch the trailer.