Assignment: Just Chatting

Create a chat show in a foreign language.


Suggested techniques 

Pick everyday topics in the style of daytime TV - fashion, household advice, food.

Use a celebrity from the foreign country and interview them (politician, sports star, entertainer).

Have several people chat about current events, such as a recent film or book.

Don't take it too seriously - this should be fun to watch!

For teachers: benefits to students

  • This helps students develop fluency with colloquial words and phrases.
  • This is a good opportunity to practise humour and small talk.


  • Ages 14+
  • Suitable for groups
  • Languages

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