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No1 Ladies’ Detective Agency: Week 2

First, read the simplified version of the text.

Embedded Reading Chapter 1.1

Now answer the questions:

  • Describe Mma Ramotswe’s relationship with her father.
  • What do you think he wanted to say to Mma Ramotswe before he died?
  • What adjectives would you use to describe her agency: small, active, cozy, serious, busy, quiet, comfortable, ugly, fun.

Now read the original version of the text (pp. 1-4).


This week we’re watching a TED Talk about mental health.  It is by the violinist Robert Gupta.

Check it out:

Here is the transcript: Robert_Gupta

  • What do you find most interesting about Robert and Nathaniel’s story?


Health: Week 4

This week we’re going to be talking more about physical activity and health.

Now watch the video (0:00-5:00) and answer the questions:

  • What is Wayne’s problem?
  • What is the miracle treatment?
  • What is special about the Lifestyle Clinic?
  • What is Margaret’s problem?
  • What is the treatment?
  • What are the results?
  • What is unique about this type of treatment?

Read Transcript Exercise is Medicine to check your answers.