C7 Language & Communication #1 Lecture about other languages in the U.S. #2
- Listen with Transcript -> Study words/expressions
dominant 1.having primary control, authority, or influence; governing, ruling
2. predominant or primary: the dominant topic of the day -> predominant, dominance
=> the main ideas of the lecture in 90 seconds including the examples
- Focus on Listening Skill: Intensive Listening for Numbers
- Vocabulary: Expressions for Approximations w/Numbers - approximately, around, something like, just a little
=> your school, city, country or any stats using numbers and the approximations in 60 sec.
=> what you think is important for the future of you, your country or the people in the world when the world population reaches 10 billion in 2015.
Unit 7 Reading #2 The Climb of My Life
- Vocabulary Skill
Blog What do you think A.1/p.146: Kelly talks about her challenges in paragraph 2 saying, “Of the two, of course, I’d rather the mountain be my physical challenge than physical challenges be my ‘mountain.’”
=> what her comment means in 60 sec. Make sure to clarify what ‘the two’ means.
Kelly had two physical challenges then, one was to climb a mountain after a heart transplant and the other was to recover from the transplant and she wanted to set climbing a mountain as her ultimate challenge to overcome rather than to set coping with those physical challenges as her goal.