Posted by: crisdiaz24 | March 3, 2010

WORD FORMATION: VERBS

WORD FORMATION: VERBS

  1. Have you ever overcooked anything?
  2. Do you ever misread your exam questions?
  3. Do you think your teachers overload you with information?
  4. Do you think that in these days of technological change we all suffer from information overload?
  5. When was the last time you misheard something?
  6. What kind of materials do you usually reuse?
  7. How often is your performance at school or collage evaluated? What are your results?
  8. Have you ever been unable to hear what somebody was saying because of the deafening roar of the sea / the deafening applause of an audience? On what circumstances might you talk about deafening silence?
  9. Do you know anyone who has been disqualified from driving for some time? Did this person also lose points? Did they have to pay a fine?
  10. In what professsions do women outnumber men? And vice-versa?
  11. How long does it take you to familiarise yourself with a new teacher / with bureaucratic procedures / a new doctor…?
  12. Do you think women outlive men? Why / Why not?
  13. What mechanical devices can you think of that have outlived their usefulness?
  14. Do you ensure that all lights are switched off before you leave your home? Do you ensure that you have read the instruction manual before using a new electrical appliance / mobile phone / MP3 / MP4 / DVD…?

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