Here’s another exercise to prepare for your exam. Matching paragraphs to headings can be quite a challenging task which requires a lot of attention on the part of the reader. So go ahead and read about Sonja!
It’s Martin Luther King Jr Day, so it is somehow fitting to honour him, from an ESL standpoint that is, with this reading comprehension task to practice heading matching. While you’re at it, you may as well learn a bit more about his legacy, so it’s a win-win.
This riveting article from The Atlantic takes a closer look at the changes undergone by the youngest generation(s) owing to their continued exposure to smartphones. The piece extensively illustrates the language of change, such as “Around 2012, I noticed abrupt shifts in teen behaviors and emotional states.”. It also includes … Continue reading
The Last Question, by Isaac Asimov, is, he says himself, one of his very own favourites. Now it’s up to you, discerning reader, to concur or to differ with our prolific genius.
The Nobel Prize for Literature this year was awarded to British author Kazuo Ishiguro (well deserved!). Here’s a short story by him which originally appeared in The New Yorker.