Gateway 1 Unit 8 : Social Problems

Gateway 1 unit 8: social problems


Some social problems: 

Unemployment – people with special needs – violence against women – shanty towns – racism – immigration – illiteracy –

Dangerous diseases – poverty – road accidents – homeless children – beggars

Functions: making suggestions 

Suggestion: is an idea, a plan, or a possibility that someone mentions

Expressions of suggestions

  • Why don’t + subject…
  • Let’s + infinitive…
  • I suggest + gerund ( verb+ing)
  • What / how about + gerund


  • Why don’t we go on a picnic?
  • Let’s go on a picnic
  • I suggest going on a picnic
  • What / how about going on a picnic

Grammar: The reported speech (direct to indirect)

Click here to see THE REPORTED SPEECH lesson.

Grammar: Phrasal verbs

Click here to see THE PHRASAL VERBS lesson.

Grammar: Reflexive pronouns

Click here to see THE REFLEXIVE PRONOUNS lesson.



  1. Thank you so much you are helpful

  2. Hi teacher. I want to thank you for your all efforts that you did and you still do. My problem is that i sitll can not make a lesson plan even if i have examlples but i do not know how i can do it.could you help me please

  3. Thanks a lot teacher for your efforts, if it is possible to provide me with the lesson plans of ticket 1 Bac, thanks again

  4. It”s a great job! Jazaka lahu khayran mr nabil!
    What about Ticket to english 1 and Outlook for common core?


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