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1) you you headline did when the What think read ?


2) the word 'post' What springs to mind when you hear ?


3) to is you the postal How service important ?


4) service your much postal Would change a life without ?


5) about in What know fighting you the Somalia do ?


6) be like to deliver letters in Somalia What would it ?


7) English) , ? 'zip or (British What's code' 'postcode' the best (American word English)


8) you are excited How abroad from letter a get you when ?


9) post a letter or send an ? email Is it better to


10) prefer receiving , text getting messages letters in Which the go post you or ?


11) this you reading article Did like ?


12) your What postal in the like country is service ?


13) How to to take long normal get for will back Somalia it ?


14) are important you How machines cash (ATMs) to ?


15) being think What in just of do Somalia one there you ATM ?


16) without your ATMs life be How different would ?


17) do experiences What embassies with have you ?


18) office or an ATM What's more important , a post ?


19) most country important is partner your country's Which ?


20) ask would to president questions like Somalia's What you ?


 
 
 
 
 
 
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Somalia Postal Service - The 20 Questions


STUDENT A's QUESTIONS
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1)

What did you think when you read the headline?

2)

What springs to mind when you hear the word 'post'?

3)

How important is the postal service to you?

4)

Would your life change much without a postal service?

5)

What do you know about the fighting in Somalia?

6)

What would it be like to deliver letters in Somalia?

7)

What's the best word, "zip code" (American English) or "postcode" (British English)?

8)

How excited are you when you get a letter from abroad?

9)

Is it better to post a letter or send an email?

10)

Which do you prefer, getting letters in the post or receiving text messages?


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STUDENT B's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student A)
 

11)

Did you like reading this article? Why/not?

12)

What is the postal service like in your country?

13)

How long will it take for Somalia to get back to normal?

14)

How important are cash machines (ATMs) to you?

15)

What do you think of there being just one ATM in Somalia?

16)

How would your life be different without ATMs?

17)

What experiences do you have with embassies?

18)

What's more important, a post office or an ATM?

19)

Which country is your country's most important partner?

20)

What questions would you like to ask Somalia's president?



 

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