We hope you had a lovely, relaxing holiday and are ready for the upcoming school year! We have a very exciting year ahead of us here at thisislanguage.com with lots of new features coming your way!
To kick things off with a bang, we’ve got some brand new videos filmed in a brand new location – Mexico City!
The first batch of videos are now live on the site and the majority of them fall under the Education and Work category.
We’ve grouped the videos by topic below – all you need to do is type the Video ID into your thisislanguage.com search bar!
Describe a teacher that you really like.
Describe your school buildings.
Do you have a uniform? What was it like?
Do you think that we put too much pressure on young
people to do well at school?
Name three rules that were at your school.
Tell me about a school trip or exchange you’ve been on.
What did you use to do during break at your school?
What do you think about your school?
What school subject do you prefer? Why?
What subjects did you study at school?
What’s a positive and negative point about the education
system in your country?
What’s your advice for succeeding in exams?
Which subjects that you study do you think will be the most
useful later in life?
Why is homework important?
Talking about your school 1
Talking about your school 2
Describe the first small job that you had.
Do you have a job at the moment? Tell me about it.
Do you like your job/work-experience? Why/why not?
Do you think that work experience is a good idea?
Have you ever done any charity/voluntary work?
What do you think are the main advantages/disadvantages
of this kind of work?
How long did your last work experience last?
In which media can you find small job announcements in your
Is unemployment a problem for young people? Why/why
What do your parents do for a living? Would you like to do
what they do? Why/why not?
What holiday job are you going to do this summer?
What job do you want to do in the future?
What would you like to do in the future? Why?
What sort of work would you like to do later in life? What
are the most important skills/qualities you will need?
What would your dream job be?
Keep an eye on the fortnightly newsletter for the next round of videos coming your way!
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