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Gadgets, devices and
Difference between gadget, device and appliance?
Gadget is used for devices we don’t know or can’t remember the
Also used for devices that we think many people feel are unnecessary or
Device is more used for tech/electronics or mechanical inventions
and appliance for electrical inventions for domestic/household use.
It a thing you use for/to….
Useful – What’s the opposite? - useless
Can’t do without /must-haves
1. USB Fan
3. Portable audio recorder
4. Garlic press
5. Desktop computer
1.Bluetooth portable speaker
2.Egg pricker (gadget)
5.Electric lint remover
Biggest disappointments/ rubbish /crap /adj.)
1. Bluetooth earphones
2. Electric carving knife (gadget)
3. Electric shaver
4. Key board vacuum
1.T-bag saucer/cooking spoon holder
3.Clip on book light
What’s your favourite gadget? (apart from your phone!)
Are you saving up to buy a new device or appliance?
What’s your favourite mobile phone app?
Can you think of a useful gadget or appliance that we’d like to have
that hasn’t been invented yet? (1. hover board – 2. anti-lying mobile
app – checks heartrate, pulse, sweat, eye movements etc)