The improvement of speaking skills is crucial for each language learner. In the case of a large class, with the help of pair work and group work activities, we can arrange very interactive and fun speaking activities. Things get a little bit hard when we deal with one-to-one classes. In these cases, teachers need to think of more engaging activities that will keep the student involved. In this article, we will present a list of cool speaking activities for one-to-one classes.
The teacher prepares a list of controversial statements and gives them to the student. The latter decides whether he or she agrees with the statements and expresses his/her opinion on each of them. For the next stage, the teacher asks the student to express the opposite viewpoint to his previous opinions. This technique stretches the learner morally, intellectually and mentally. Below you can find a few statements which can be used for this activity. Choose those ones which are suitable for the topic you discussed in the previous lesson or going to co