Conversation Inspirations – 1st October 2017

Here are some links for conversation in next week’s lesson: Please
choose 1 or 2 that you think will be interesting for you.

When you find an interesting link from the list, your job is to:

A) Think about some things to say in our class conversation.

B) Make a note of at least 3 new English words you find.

Here you go:

VIDEO – (All levels) – TED Talk – The voices of China’s workers –
https://www.ted.com/talks/leslie_t_chang_the_voices_of_china_s_workers

VIDEO – (All levels) – Are you a body with a mind or a mind with a body? –
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ILDy6kYU-xQ

PODCAST  – (6 minutes) – What can’t computers do? –
http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/features/6min/170928_6min_english_computers_download.mp3

ARTICLE – (Easy level) – Hotel opens in Taiwan just for gamers –
https://breakingnewsenglish.com/1709/170923-gamers-4.html

ARTICLE – (Medium Level) – Why 4 a.m. Is the Most Productive Hour –
https://www.wsj.com/articles/why-4-a-m-is-the-most-productive-hour-1471971861

ARTICLE – (Advanced Level) – Work and the Loneliness Epidemic –
https://hbr.org/cover-story/2017/09/work-and-the-loneliness-epidemic

PICTURES – And some funny pics –
http://pleated-jeans.com/2017/09/29/funny-pic-dump-9-29-17/

The Question of the Week:  What was the best luck you ever had?

 

 

English Den:

Experienced, qualified and professional English teacher working in Warsaw, Poland.

Interested in pop culture, and using pop culture to teach languages.

Available for private or in-business classes.

International classes also available on Skype.

Contact Cian.shep@gmail.com for further information.

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