Guess Who / What It Is!

General English, Speaking Lessons
People and Places
A1 Beginner
Articles, Nouns
Grammar, Speaking, Vocabulary, Listening
Lesson ID
Lesson Time
45 minutes
Slide of an English lesson for adults discussing various objects and individuals, emphasizing the use of articles with nouns.

Lesson Description

Are you the type of person to take a wild guess or an educated one? In this lesson, students will discuss various things and people. This lesson features audio of people describing what they see. Students will also learn and practice using articles with nouns and vocabulary relating to this topic. This lesson includes plenty of engaging discussion activities and worksheets that have been developed for adults and teenagers.

Lesson Objectives

  • To discuss various things and people

  • To learn and practice the use of articles with nouns

  • To develop speaking and listening skills

  • To learn and use new vocabulary relating to the topic


Listen to the audio about describing things and guessing people. Are they a man or a woman? Is he reading a big book or talking on the phone? Is she holding a purple umbrella or wearing glasses? Some people have eagle eyes, and others are blind as a bat.

Audio Transcript

Vocabulary and Pronunciation

narrow [adjective]: having a small distance from one side to the other
perfume [noun]: a liquid with a pleasant smell; it is usually made from oils taken from flowers or herbs and often used on the skin
neighbor [noun]: someone who lives near you
store [noun]: any type of shop
puppy [noun]: a young dog
wear [verb]: to have clothing, jewelry, etc. on your body
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