This week we extended last week's topic of functional English to other situations -- making complaints, solving conflicts, getting attention, and interrupting.
This week, learners can try this podcast about politely interrupting or English for Communication: Making a Complaint or a BBC .
For original version try the TED Talk In Search of the Man Who Broke My Neck.
Learners can read and do a quiz about polite language.
For original version, read about the best excuses for missing work or about a very late apology.
This week for writing, please write a dialogue about one of these situations: