The Lady who Knew too Much – ESL Murder Mystery!

ESL Mystery — The Lady who Knew Too Much


Mrs. Hillary Ashton-Smith was found dead in her living room by the cleaning lady.

Her husband, a wealthy importer-exporter, was in South America on a business trip.

Medical examination revealed that she had been dead since the night before, and that

she had died from arsenic poisoning. She had been drinking Scotch whiskey, which

had been poisoned with arsenic.



AGE LEVEL: Teens and Adults


PARTICIPATION:Minimum 8 students




  • 2 student Pages, 3 Teachers guide pages
  • 90 minutes (+ -) group times vary greatly
  • Adobe PDF format

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The Lady who Knew too Much – An ESL Murder Mystery

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ESL Murder Mystery for Advanced Students – Mrs. Hillary Ashton-Smith was found dead in her living room by the cleaning lady. Solve the mystery with your students!


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Published by:Learning English with Laughter Inc.
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Modified: August 24th, 2017

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