Many students (especially business students) want to learn how to contraol their emotions in the situation of stress, e.g. when speaking English in public. I think this presentation may help you:
For the coming weekend please click on this TED playlist on language change and choose at least one you will watch and talk to me about as of Monday-ish :)
Our natural stress response is designed to give us the energy needed to perform our best. But stress isn’t all good. When activated too long or too often, stress can damage virtually every part of our body.
Watch the TED-Ed lesson and check yourselves:
Students! This is sooooooooo exciting http://www.ted.com/talks/sandrine_thuret_you_can_grow_new_brain_cells_here_s_how
You must watch it! We will talk!
Is doodling a good thing or a bad thing? Do you doodle in business meetings? Watch http://www.ted.com/talks/sunni_brown and find your answers to the question: should we or shouldn't we do it?
•Profound impact on
•A flattering definition
•An offensive definition
•A belief needs to be burst
•Deep information processing
•All modalities simultaneously
Please take a look at this four-minute presentation and tell me: is it a good presentation? What is good about it? What is not?
Vocabulary for you to learn:
•unlock billions of big ideas that are at the moment dormant inside us
• sleep-deprived women
•fainted from exhaustion
•sleep deprivation has become a virility symbol
•He bragged that he had only a 4 hour-sleep