ESL activities – Shopping

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Language point Shopping vocabulary

Aim To practise shopping vocabulary

Activity Students match items to shop names.
Organisation Individual or pair work
Preparation Make enough copies of the activity for the number of students in your class.
What do I do?
  1. Hand out the activity.
  2. Students decide where they can buy each item and complete the chart.

Shops
BUTCHER’S
CLOTHES SHOP
BOOKSHOP
NEWSAGENCY
BAKERY
SHOE SHOP
PHARMACY/CHEMIST’S
FLORIST

Where can you buy…?
a cake
make-up
a loaf of bread
a pair of boots
some medicine
a kilo of pork
a bunch of roses
some stamps
a skirt
magazines
a pair of shoes