Module 4- Task 2- Activity 2: Becoming acquainted with Business Report Language

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Downloadable version of activity 2b

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Activity 2: Becoming acquainted with Business Report Language

Activity 2a- Language Activity: Making Suggestions

The students read the given statements on quality in product manufacturing. They compare and contrast the highlighted phrases with their partners. Task 2- Activity 2a

Activity 2b- Troubleshooting

The students are provided with an extract from an owner’s manual indicating problem shooter situations where the problem and the fault cause are provided. The students are asked to fill in the remedy section using ‘should’ and ‘passive voice’. Task 2- Activity 2b

WORKBOOK: The students are asked to imagine they are assigned to train new employees about the instructions of a newly-designed product and write the full sentence forms of each instruction using “should” and “passive voice”.  Task 2- Activity 2b-workbook

Estimated timing in total for activity:

In-class: 40 min

Out of class: 20 min