Speed date

incl. materials
15 min.


The learner can ask and give information.


  • Blackboard
  • Chairs and tables


  • Choose a topic and let the learners make questions about it, e.g. personal data, family, job, housing, native country…
  • Write the questions on the blackboard.


  • Divide the learners into two groups, let them sit down and face each other.
  • Each pair exchanges information about the chosen topic.
  • After some minutes, the learners of one row move on to the next chair so that new pairs are formed.

Tips for the instructor

This is a good exercise to introduce learners to one another.