Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. do carnivorous you about know plants? What

4. you carnivorous do think of What plants?

5. What plants? if would like life there were be human-eating

6. favourite your are plants? What

7. What the a like? job of botanist is

8. prey? catch their and carnivorous do How eat plants

9. this story? describe three What adjectives best

10. most are What things flowers? the about interesting

11. Did article? like you this reading

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

13. you do about read? think what What you

14. the world's most plants? What are useful

15. Why in do plants people homes? their like

16. do Why flowers? people give

17. a carnivorous a Is gift? good plant

18. do What know you about plant the pollination? of process

19. in think plants house? the What or you of around do your

20. to What ask botanists? like questions the would you

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Carnivorous plants - 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 'plant'?
  3. What do you know about carnivorous plants?
  4. What do you think of carnivorous plants?
  5. What would life be like if there were human-eating plants?
  6. What are your favourite plants?
  7. What is the job of a botanist like?
  8. How do carnivorous plants catch and eat their prey?
  9. What three adjectives best describe this story?
  10. What are the most interesting things about flowers?

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 'meat'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What are the world's most useful plants?
  5. Why do people like plants in their homes?
  6. Why do people give flowers?
  7. Is a carnivorous plant a good gift?
  8. What do you know about the process of plant pollination?
  9. What do you think of the plants in or around your house?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the botanists?

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