<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="1252"%> Conversation Class

English Conversation 2

KONKUK UNIVERSITY

  Course Syllabus  

Week 2- Seasonal Changes

Seasonal Changes

(Read this story and prepare to answer the questions in class during week 2)

Conversation Patterns Worksheet

"Changes" a song by David Bowie

"Changes" Lyrics

"Changes" Conversation Worksheet

Extra Material for A+ students

Chuseok (a poem)

Ellen Degeneres Interviews David Bowie

David Bowie on Wikipedia

Week 3 - Healthy Living

Print out the following documents:

Conversation Patterns

Healthy Living Quiz

Coversation Worksheet

Assignment #1

Videos

Eat Well on a South Asian Diet

Beauty Foods

Citywide Food Fight

Avoiding Cancer

Week 5 - Traveling

Conversation Worksheet

Videos

How to Travel Cheaply

Safety Tips for Traveling

How to Travel Lightly

How to Not Look Like a Tourist

Song: Traveling Light

JJ Cale- Traveling Light

Billie Holiday - Travelin' Light

Week 6

Group Assignmentss

Week 7

I Remember...

Conversation Worksheet

Week 9

What is a Hero?

Worksheet (print for class)

 

Videos

What is a Hero? #1

What is a Hero? #2

Who do you consider to be your hero?

 

Week 10

Then and Now

Conversation Worksheet

Print these and read:

6 Inventions That Changed the World

5 Accidental Inventions that Changed the World

Videos

Best Inventions of 2008

Bill Gates Talks with his Father

 

Week 11

Analyzing Solutions

Conversation Assignment #2

Week 12

Social Problems

Conversation Worksheet

Media Links:

News Story 1

News Story 2

Social Problems in Korea

High School

VGA

Week 13

Environmental

Problems

Conversation Worksheet

 

Week 14

Group Assignment #2

Week 15

     

Suggested Websites

http://www.eslus.com/LESSONS/PRONUNCI/MINPAIR/Minpair7.htm

Stories with pronunciation exercises
http://evaeaston.com/pr/readings.html

Websites with vowel and consonant sounds:

http://evaeaston.com/pr/home.html

http://www.manythings.org/pp/

http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/home/johnm/


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Brian J. English Ph.D.

Course Instructor