Who were the real Peaky Blinders?
Here you have an interesting video with questions to use in your English class 1 to 1
Type of activity: Video with questions for ESL teaching
Duration of the video: 12:03
- What was Birmingham like in by the second half of 19th century?
- What caused the increase and raise of violent gangs?
- Why were kids recruited by the peaky blinders?
- Why did they wear those fancy caps?
- How does the show differ from reality?
- Describe what a “real” peaky blinder would wear
- Why was the way of dressing important?
- Were the Peaky Blinders that scary?