Vocabulary | GAUR GOPAL DAS: The Tree of Life

EnglishSpeeches June 11, 2020
SILENT HOW TO VIDEOS

 

In this video we talk about why we love doing arts and crafts with young learners, as well as why silent how to videos are so versatile. We've created an interactive video quiz that you can use with your young learners, which you can find here.

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky
iSLCollective Teacher Trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
A gap filling exercise is a great way to practise your English. This exercise will leave a gap to be filled by a word that fall into a particular category, and so test your knowledge.
Created using the vocabulary quiz generator of iSLCollective. Make your own quiz from any Youtube video in a few minutes.
Scene summary:
Learn English with Gaur Gopal Das. The analogy of the tree of life - the roots, the trunk, and the crown, delivered by His Holiness Gaur Gopal Prabhu at the Radiant Wellness Conclave 2016. Gaur Gopal Das is a personal coach, monk, lifestyle & motivational strategist, sharing deeper spiritual insights with the world.
Video length: 14 minutes 2 seconds
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Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2020-06-11, 17:53:12 (GMT+1)
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Video quiz questions (printable)

1)

Fill the gap: When ________________________ talk about the United States of America, it has a USP:

2)

Fill the gap: And when we talk about India, India also has a USP, a unique selling proposition, something that all of us ________________________ known for.

3)

Fill the gap: You would ________________________ an Indian by a man or a lady who will use the belan,

4)

Fill the gap: … we are known for our sparing nature, no wonder a lot of ________________________ of this world are super - wealthy, in this country are super - wealthy.

5)

Fill the gap: But ________________________ India is especially known for on this planet Earth is its unique contribution in the field of spirituality.

6)

Fill the gap: But if you ________________________ to Rishikesh,

7)

Fill the gap: One is the roots; the ________________________ is the trunk, and third is the crown of the tree.

8)

Fill the gap: Our achievements are seen to people; our gadgets are seen to people; our ________________________ is seen to people.

9)

Fill the gap: … is gaining such popularity all over the world because everyone ________________________ that the unseen roots need to be strengthened so that the tree …

10)

Fill the gap: I ________________________ very well in the year 2009 … I believe it was 9th of July.

11)

Fill the gap: … one member who was the leader of the community I belong to and who also happened to be family spoke a few ________________________ about my father.

12)

Fill the gap: … even after ________________________ of my spiritual practice,

13)

Fill the gap: … I remember one statement my guru Radhanath Swami, the author of The Journey Home … if you can grab it, read it; beautiful ________________________ .

14)

Fill the gap: Ladies and gentlemen, we have to learn how to take the control of our feelings in our own ________________________ .

15)

Fill the gap: I'm saying this because people say that life is like an ice cream, you should ________________________ it before it melts.

16)

Fill the gap: I know ________________________ pilots are sitting here; I must apologize.

17)

Fill the gap: Therefore be selfish ________________________ .

18)

Fill the gap: And you will automatically look handsome because handsomeness is not about beauty and ________________________ , it's about how we contribute to people.

19)

Fill the gap: Deepen ________________________ by connection to the divine, connection to God, your spiritual practice, your meditation, your prayer.

20)

Fill the gap: Ladies and gentlemen, I wish to thank all of you very, very much for your ________________________ attention.

About the author

Youtube Channel over 1 Million Subscribers helping daily English Learners.

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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