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What Would You Do If Role play

What Would You Do If Role play

Students role play what they would do in unreal situations using the second conditional.

Level:  Intermediate

Grammar:  Second Conditional

Time:  30 minutes


  • Make one copy of the Handout for each student. 



Students get a partner.


Give each student a Handout.


Ask the students to take turns asking and answering questions using the topics from the Handout. Remind students that they must change the verb tense to the past simple to make the second conditional.

For example: You win the lottery

What would you do if you won the lottery?


Then, assign each pair of students a (different) topic from the Handout. Ask the pair of students to keep their topic a secret.


Ask the students to discuss their topic and design a role play showing what they would do in the situation.


Ask each pair to present their role play to the class. The other students must guess the topic of the role play from the Handout and the solution being presented.

For example: You win the lottery

If they won the lottery, they would....

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