Bbc learning english speed dating


This EFL lesson is designed around a short film by Meghann Artes and the theme of speed-dating.

In the lesson students talk about meeting a partner and dating, watch a short film, and read and discuss speed-dating questions.

After 6 months in solitary academic confinement, and with The Book triumphantly written, the beginning of 2017 has seen me return to life beyond my study with renewed enthusiasm and vigour.

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I'm back in Cavan with my family, and sharing my favourite posts on the blog this year 🙂 Most of the posts below are more related to travel or ideas I wanted to share, but I know many people read the blog for specific inspiration and tips in learning their language – here are some posts that share these tips: The linguistic genius of adults: Research confirms we're better learners than kids!

Since this excuse is by among the biggest ones (kids are better learners than adults, so why bother? This one refers to scientific research that tests both groups (most comparisons are made in purely academic settings, which I would agree that children probably do better in).

Why adults are better learners than kids (So NO, you're not too old!

) This post shares some more initial thoughts about how invalid this excuse is.

If you meet the man of your dreams, I need to check him out.