Watch the video and IN PAIRS
1) answer the questions:
How old was he when he started creating tiny "things"?
Was there a problem with him at school?
Where was he when he didn't go to school?
Why didn't he go to school?
Who did he build some apartments to?
Which materials did he use?

2) Then write a few more questions to be answered by your partner. Use some of the words given below to inspire you to write the questions.

Write more questions here:
fiber, nervous system, materials, oilstone, techniques, construct, etc...

3) Pay attention to the use of modal verbs. Take a note of some sentences using modals or "used to".

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