This week is the super bowl, the most watched night of television in the US, with the most expensive and elaborate commercials. Therefore we talks about ads, advertising and marketing in class this week.
This week, learners can try listening to a radio commericial or Listen Now! to a text about false advertising (transcript).
For original version try watching some of the best Super Bowl Commercials from Last Year or Part of Naomi Klein's No Logo film.
Learners can read about a controversial spot about Australian tourism.
For original version, read the fascinating article The Psychology of Advertising.
Advertising is all around us, it is an unavoidable part of everyone’s life. Some people say that advertising is a positive part of our lives while others say it is a negative one. Discuss both views and include your own opinion. Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience. You should write at least 250 words.