Tuesday, February 2

Activities For IELTS Students - Groundhog Day

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This week's lesson for IELTS students and advanced English learners is about Groundhog Day.

Groundhog Day is a fun winter event, celebrated in parts of North America on February 2nd each year.

Task 1

Watch this short video about the history of Groundhog Day, and then click on the link below to do an online quiz and test how much you have understood.

Groundhog Day - Video Listening Quiz >>

Task 2 - Watch the Film "Groundhog Day"

Groundhog Day is a very funny PG-rated film about a cynical news reporter who finds himself forced to re-live Groundhog Day over and over again, until he learns some important lessons about life.

Watch the trailer for Groundhog Day below to find out more about the film:

Listening tip: Watching films with the subtitles turned on is a good way to practise your English.

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