Dear abby dating advice columns
Though she's dished out her share of romantic advice, she's not exactly the best at taking it.
She's on husband number four, and in her kicky new memoir Eat, Drink & Remarry, Howard is transparent about her many romantic missteps.
The way Abby tells it in her 1981 book The Best of Dear Abby, she approached the San Francisco Chronicle about replacing the current advice columnist.
For those of you who have never heard of Dear Abby, Dear Abby is an advice column in the United States which is syndicated in many newspapers throughout the country.
People from all walks of life write in with their problems - family, financial, but mostly relationships - to ask for advice from Dear Abby.
This lesson plan focuses on modeling a lesson on Dear Abby, written by Abigail Van Burenin, in order to practice a wide range of English skills including reading, vocabulary extension, writing, and pronunciation.
It's a fun exercise that helps students practice concepts they have learned in class and is suitable for upper intermediate to advanced level students.