Sign up  |  Log in

Gender Roles

Gender Roles

Students brainstorm conversation questions about the topic, gender roles, and then have a free speaking conversation.

Level:  Intermediate

Topic:  Conversation, Gender Roles

Time:  45 minutes


  • Make one copy of the Handout for each student.
  • Optional: Make one copy of the Free Speaking Procedure for the teacher, available at ESL Conversation.
  • Optional: Make one copy of the Partner Assignment Sheet for each student, available at ESL Conversation.



Follow the Free Speaking Procedure on the ESL Conversation page.

Conversation Questions from Handout:

Which has it the easiest, men or women?

Is there anything that a man can do, but not a woman?

What are the responsibilities of women?

Do you think men and women are treated equally?

Are you the typical man or woman?

Printable Worksheets



More Activities You May Like...

What Was Happening?
What Was Happening?
Say, Tell, Speak, Talk Activity
Say, Tell, Speak, Talk Activity
True Definition
True Definition

Tell us what you think about Gender Roles:

Log in to leave a comment — OR — JOIN NOW!


Hi fellow EFL Sensei!

I'm Becki, the Co-Founder and the one who put up all these great speaking activities. We’re here to provide enjoyable lessons for teachers like you! Learn more