Speak about what your friends say about you in 4-6 sen.
If you ask my friends what kind of person I am, (I think) they may/probably/most likely/definitely say
Unit 7 Reading-2 An Ocean Waiting to Happen #2
- Overview the text=> three topics and their paragraphs before writing.
1. What happened in Afar region: Par.1-6
2. Moving tectonic plates: Par.7-9
3. What is going to happen in Afar region: Par.10
=> a summary in three sentences.
revealed that the huge crack appeared in Afar region in eastern Africa in 2005 was caused by volcanic activity underneath the surface.
lies on three tectonic plates, which are continuously moving, crushing in some places like the Indian subcontinent and splitting in others like the Africa and America.
As the three tectonic plates move apart from each other, is expected to be separated from the African continent and a new sea will emerge between them like the Atlantic in a million years’ time.
英オックスフォード大、少数教育が生む自信 <= Message for graduating students
- Knowledge: Attend, Listen, and Understand the lecture, and Take exams.
- Think & Learn: Research, Think, Organize, and Write reports/essays.
- Participation: Attend classes to take part in the discussions and interactions.
- Experience: Try new things, Work and Interact with others, Participate in activities
includes reading, listening, watching, writing, and speaking. You can enjoy watching movies, videos, and drams in English and directly with the actors' and actresses' voices. You can also enjoy reading books and articles in English, rather than reading the translated versions. I do enjoy both watching and reading things in English as much as in Japanese. There is no distinction between Jap and English for me to get information and enjoy the content.
Speaking is, of course, is fun and exciting. After all, humans enjoy interacting with others. So, speaking isn't just a skill. It is one of the ways to express your thoughts and feelings. The best way to learn to speak is to use the phrases and expressions you've learned. It's not easy to develop speaking skills as you don't usually speak English in your daily life. But keep practicing, you'll have chances to use and improve your speaking skills.
In the late 20th century, we began using computers and the Internet along with automation.
In the last two decades, we started enjoying the mobility and ubiquitous with extended internet connections, Wi-Fi and smartphones.
In the next decade, we are going to use "intelligence" in many ways in our lives and activities.
These changes have been and will be happening much faster than humans have ever experienced.
And things are changing more rapidly than existing systems, practices and businesses so that most of the already-established or practiced methods become invalid, ineffective or inefficient.
To live in this fast-changing world that humans have never experienced, and cope with unpredictable future because of the fast-advancing technologies and environmental problems,
You want to be Open-minded, develop good Learning Attitude, Learn from mistakes, and Take Initiatives.