IELTS Speaking Topic: Work
Mar29

IELTS Speaking Topic: Work

Work is one of the most common IELTS topics. It pops up in the speaking, the listening, and the writing modules. Knowing the basic vocabulary is super important. I made this PPT for my students to help them build fluency, and I thought I’d share it here. It can help you work on questions for all parts of the speaking exam. Talking About Work for IELTS from David...

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Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work, by Jason Fried
Mar27

Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work, by Jason Fried

Introduction In this controversial lecture, Jason Fried argues that, rather than social media, managers and meetings are the biggest distractions in the workplace. He gives three suggestions on how to improve productivity. Vocabulary Before watching the video, make sure you are familiar with the meaning of these words. burst n. /to burst v. – a sudden release of energy decoy n. – a deliberate distraction to ban v. – to forbid someone...

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