Reading for pleasure

Scanning for key words and phrases

Exercise to help you pick out important information

For more information on how to open PDF files, read the BBC Webwise guide to Adobe Reader.

Reading for pleasure worksheet preview

Quick tips for tutors

Worksheet: Scanning for key words and phrases

  • An activity to help learners pick out key information from a text
  • Involves selecting key words and placing them in the correct boxes in a table

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.