Discussion Questions - Listening

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

2. What word mind hear images the when are your 'green'? in you

3. about do know Greenland? you What

4. is think Greenland? Why Greenland you do called

5. Trump Donald Why Greenland? does want to buy

6. buy a to Is or it territory OK country?

7. good at Donald is you Do think property deals? Trump

8. Would Greenland? to like go you to

9. Why important strategically? Greenland is

10. is priority? What top your

11. Did like this reading you article?

12. do 'land'? you think of when the you hear What word

13. What you do you think read? about what

14. Should country? become an independent Greenland

15. What of Greenlanders Mr think might Trump's interest?

16. Danish you of comments? do think minister's the prime What

17. Trump would How if Donald change bought Greenland it?

18. become Greenland if Mr it? Could Trumpland buys Trump

19. USA of purchase the Russia? Was for the and good Alaska

20. like would ask to questions What you Trump? Donald

Back to the Greenland lesson.

Greenland - The 20 Questions

STUDENT A's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student B)
  1. What did you think when you read the headline?
  2. What images are in your mind when you hear the word 'green'?
  3. What do you know about Greenland?
  4. Why do you think Greenland is called Greenland?
  5. Why does Donald Trump want to buy Greenland?
  6. Is it OK to buy a territory or country?
  7. Do you think Donald Trump is good at property deals?
  8. Would you like to go to Greenland?
  9. Why is Greenland important strategically?
  10. What is your top priority?

STUDENT B's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student A)
  1. Did you like reading this article? Why/not?
  2. What do you think of when you hear the word 'land'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. Should Greenland become an independent country?
  5. What might Greenlanders think of Mr Trump's interest?
  6. What do you think of the Danish prime minister's comments?
  7. How would Greenland change if Donald Trump bought it?
  8. Could Greenland become Trumpland if Mr Trump buys it?
  9. Was the purchase of Alaska good for the USA and Russia?
  10. What questions would you like to ask Donald Trump?

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