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Task Description
A video is focused on listening comprehension and activities boost the vocabulary on health related topics. There are some discussion questions after the video.
Video details
Scene summary
The effects of caffeine and work of adenosine receptors are being described in the video.
Video length
2 minutes 43 seconds
Video genre
Lectures (e.g. TED talks)
Language goals
listening
Listening comprehension
General topic
Other pedagogical goals
Level
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1), Advanced (C1), Proficient (C2), Upper-intermediate (B2)
Student type
This resource is intended for:Adults
adults
Adults
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This resource does not contain any images, words or ideas that would upset a reasonable person in any culture.
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This resource is licensed by Siyamatara under the iSLCollective Copyright License.
Upload date
08/08/2018
Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Fill the gap.
Whenever you area chemical called adenosine accumulates in your brain.
2. Choose the correct options.
The more adenosine you have, ... your brain feels.
the happier
the more tired
the more hired
3. Unmix the sentence.
The
longer
you
are
awake
the
more
fatigued
you
become
4. Choose the correct options.
Adenosine is very similar to WHAT in structure?
adrenoline
serotonin
caffeine
5. Fill the gap.
your brain responds by creating more adenosine
6. Fill the gap.
you might start experiencing somesymptoms
7. Unmix the sentence.
it
also
stimulates
the
production
of
adrenaline
8. Choose the correct options.
What is the other name of adrenaline?
the fight or flight hormone
the right or tight hormone
the day and night hormone
9. Choose the correct options.
it turns out there is a ... dose of caffeine
little
lethal
legal
10. Unmix the sentence.
an
average
cup
of
coffee
contains
150mg
of
caffeine
11. Find the extra word.
you will start experiencing mania, hallucinations and pains before overdose
Discussion questions
1. How many cups of coffee do you drink a day?
2. Does coffee keep you awake?
3. What other sources of caffeine do you use?
4. How does caffeine affect your body and feelings?
5. What brands of coffee do you prefer?
6. Do you ever drink decaffeinated coffee?
7. How do you like your coffee? Black/white/sugar/without?
8. Would you be able to live without caffeine?
9. Do you have any coffee or tea rituals or habits? What are they?
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Siyamatara is from/lives in Russia and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2013-05-07. Siyamatara last logged in on 2022-10-24, and has shared 8 resources on iSLCollective so far.
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