Archivo de la categoría: Listening

Forms of Communication

This is an excellent short film to work the issue of “Communication”. We can clearly see  different forms of communication.

  • Questions to work on the film: Download.

 

Once you’ve seen it, you may leave a comment on the following question:

  • Do you think you are good at communicating?

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Safer Internet Day

On February 11th it’s Safer Internet Day in UK, Have a look at these two contents on the web of the British Council Learn English, some READING and a VIDEO, it’s about how to stay safe. You can read about online safety and watch a new video about cyberbullying. Once you’ve read the information and have watched the video, tell us what you think about this topic. We’re waiting for your comments!

Sport interview

Ricky Rubio is one of the Spanish basketball players who currently plays for the Minnesota Timberwolves of the NBA. He made his debut  in the Spanish ACB League at the age of 14, he became the youngest player ever in the league. You may see in the following video how he speaks English.

Moving Windmills

“Moving Windmills” is a documentary that tells the fascinating true story of William Kamkwamba, a young innovator from Malawi, Africa. Do you know anything about this country? click here to discover an interesting place. For more information, watch this video on YouTube.
Watch this video to know his story:

William’s popularity grew as the time went by, in 2007 he spoke at a TED conference, he explains how he built a windmill:

Two years later, in 2009, there was another TED conference:

Download the questions to work in class.

British Food

british foodWhat do you know about British food? Is it similar to your country? Watch this video and compare both eating habits.
Do you follow a healthy diet? Try to leave a comment about these questions.

Healthy Eating Tips

Are you a healthy eater? Watch this video about what a healthy diet means. Then leave a comment answering the question.

Giving and asking for directions

Two videos to practise how to give and ask for directions: