Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. you? are How tough

4. going tough Do tough? gets when the get the going

5. What snow? do think you of

6. What if would in do a stranded snowstorm? you were you

7. What are the blizzards? of dangers

8. What do think actions? of Keiichi you Iwatani's

9. help in you have need? What given people

10. What do people in snow? have stuck you for advice

11. like this you article? reading Did

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

13. you think you about what read? What do

14. make How snow does feel? you falling

15. What's the you've adverse experienced? most weather

16. Who of recently? been have you appreciative

17. When the feared the was last time you worst?

18. last When in restored? time faith your the humanity was was

19. Japanese you know do What confectionery? about

20. What Mr ask Iwatani? to would like questions you

Back to the snow dumplings lesson.

Snow Dumplings - 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 'dumpling'?
  3. How tough are you?
  4. Do the tough get going when the going gets tough?
  5. What do you think of snow?
  6. What would you do if you were stranded in a snowstorm?
  7. What are the dangers of blizzards?
  8. What do you think of Keiichi Iwatani's actions?
  9. What help have you given people in need?
  10. What advice do you have for people stuck in snow?

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 'snow'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. How does falling snow make you feel?
  5. What's the most adverse weather you've experienced?
  6. Who have you been appreciative of recently?
  7. When was the last time you feared the worst?
  8. When was the last time your faith in humanity was restored?
  9. What do you know about Japanese confectionery?
  10. What questions would you like to ask Mr Iwatani?

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