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Fill in the gaps according to what you hear, pay attention to expressions and prepositions
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Ted Talk Ted Talk Ted Talk Ted Talk Ted Talk Ted Talk Ted Talk Ted Talk Ted Talk
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11 minutes 54 seconds
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Lectures (e.g. TED talks)
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Listening comprehension
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Upper-intermediate (B2)
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This resource is intended for:Adults
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1. Fill the gap.
She says that we avoid asking for help wheneverpossible
2. Fill the gap.
He'd rather drive through anthan asking for help to get back to the road
3. Fill the gap.
She said that she and her momhim to ask for directions to get back to highway
4. Fill the gap.
Research that she and some of her colleagues have done hasa lot ofon why it is that sometimes people say yes or no to requests
5. Fill the gap.
The illusion of transparancy is the mistaken belief that our thoughts and our feelings and our needs are reallyto other people.
6. Fill the gap.
it very difficult to tell what your needs are, but even the people close to you often struggleunderstand how to help you
7. Fill the gap.
She is very badwhen she needs help. She's lucky that her husband is veryand asks her in advance
8. Fill the gap.
She gave her daughterhelp, telling her: "you could go upstairs and and try to find something less somber".
9. Fill the gap.
Research shows that 90% of help coworkers giveis in response to explicit request for help
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