Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. Akon? singer about you do the know What

4. futuristic cities? of think you do What

5. futuristic city? your How is

6. small towns? or you prefer cities Do big

7. How back your go? far roots do

8. kind live would city in? you of to like What

9. cities? be were if there for no Would world it the better

10. What have you advice do for Akon?

11. Did this reading article? you like

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

13. about read? what think do you What you

14. is favourite your What city?

15. cities? or prefer Do you modern old

16. like to gleaming a you live Would in skyscraper?

17. is 'high-tech living'? What

18. think African you What the the of diaspora? being for city do

19. you about What know do Senegal?

20. would to ask What questions like you Akon?

Back to the Akon City lesson.

Akon City - 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 'city'?
  3. What do you know about the singer Akron?
  4. What do you think of futuristic cities?
  5. How futuristic is your city?
  6. Do you prefer big cities or small towns?
  7. How far back do your roots go?
  8. What kind of city would you like to live in?
  9. Would it be better for the world if there were no cities?
  10. What advice do you have for Akron?

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 'skyscraper'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What is your favourite city?
  5. Do you prefer modern or old cities?
  6. Would you like to live in a gleaming skyscraper?
  7. What is 'high-tech living'?
  8. What do you think of the city being for the African diaspora?
  9. What do you know about Senegal?
  10. What questions would you like to ask Akron?

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