Tag Archive: cours anglais adultes

Ebola Virus & Global Health: Week 1

Ebola has been in the news for several months and over the next couple of weeks we will be talking about the virus and other global health issues.  This week we’re going to watch a short video narrated by Morgan Freeman that explains how the virus is transmitted from animals to humans.  It’s part of the program « Though the Wormhole », a show that explains science to people who do not have a scientific background.

As you watch the video try to answer these questions.

– How does Ebola work?

– What is the parallel that is made between the virus and the real world?

 

Home Sweet Home: Week Four

This week we’re going to be talking about deciding to rent or buy a home.  We will read an article written for Forbes, the American business magazine.

Before you read the article think about the pros and cons of buying a house versus renting a house.

Now read the article. 7 Reasons Why I Never Want To Own A House Again

The author is American.  Do you think her arguments apply in France?