How to Live Before You Die, by Steve Jobs
Apr01

How to Live Before You Die, by Steve Jobs

Introduction This lesson is intended to last 60 minutes and would suit an upper-intermediate or advanced class. It can, however, be tailored for lower levels, and you can use material from the student page for extra activities to stretch the class to 90 minutes. Steve Jobs is a famous and interesting figure who inspires students, and so this lesson has a wide appeal and is a great opportunity to get students talking enthusiastically....

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How to Live Before You Die, by Steve Jobs
Mar20

How to Live Before You Die, by Steve Jobs

Introduction Today we will look at a very famous speech called “How to Live Before You Die,” delivered by Steve Jobs as a Stanford University commencement speech in 2005. Steve Jobs is one of the most important figures in culture and business over the past half century, and this speech, given after a cancer scare but before his actual death, is a poignant reminder of his impact on our world. Vocabulary Commencement n. – To commence is...

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