‘The Not So Obvious’ is a series of passages that provide opportunities for students to infer hidden meaning from texts thereby improving their reading comprehension. These 7 passages are set at a hard difficulty and contain idiomatic expressions.
Questions are included to scaffold discussion for each passage. All questions require students to make inferences. Teachers notes are provided after each passage. The idioms used in the passages are listed at the end of the resource and can be used as flashcards for revision.