South African English is kif!
Kind of Activity:
Students will become more familiar with the South African colloquial language that is scattered throughout the play. Students will be able to use this language correctly in terms of meaning and context.
Common Core Standards:
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.11-12.4, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.1, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.11-12.4
Begin by asking students what they have observed thus far about the language used in the play. Refer to the thought question about South African slang. How does the use of colloquial speech contribute to the overall atmosphere and tone of the play? Why is it important to understand...
Join Now to View Premium Content
GradeSaver provides access to 822 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 6118 literature essays, 1716 sample college application essays, 245 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.