Unit 1: People's clothes

This unit is about different aspects of clothes – what we wear, the styles we like, some clothes that are more common in other countries and some that were very popular in the past. There is also a focus on uniforms and special clothes that some people wear for work.

In this unit you’re going to …

  • talk about young people’s clothes
  • read about different types of hats
  • find out about the origins and materials of some clothes
  • write a fact file about your favourite clothes
  • talk about work clothes and uniforms
  • listen to opinions about school uniforms
Language focus: Have you ever …?, passives (English is spoken in …, These shoes were made in …), buying clothes