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STRATEGY

How to read a text more effectively

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Do you find it hard to read a long(er) text? Make sure that you know the answers to these questions before you start: – What do you need to do with the text? – Why do you have to read it? – What types of questions will there be?

Read the strategy box in Unit 3 (p. 114) on How to read a text more effectively again. See p. 114 Look at the text ‘How to find a talent’ on page 250 and answer these questions. a Look at the pictures. What do you see? 

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READING

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b Read the (sub)titles. What is this text about? 

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c Who is this text meant for? 

d Based on your answers, can you give an answer to some of the basic WH-questions? Question

Answer

(For) who?

jk

What?

When?

Where?

ki

Why?

How?

In

e Do you want to read it in detail? Why (not)? 

two hundred and forty-nine

f If you answered ‘no’ to question e, look online for a text about finding your talent(s). Read that text instead.

UNIT 7:

  I'VE GOT TALENT!

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