This week we discussed the way our brains work and different styles of thinking. Some of you have an internal monologue, or dialogue, some of you have images and are more visual.
Learners should try an episode from 6 Minute English about the brain, such as Meditation and your brain, Brain training or Are artistic brains different?
For original version listening, try a podcast episode from This American Life called Penny for Your Non-Thoughts?
Learners can try an activity from Breaking News English about Why thinking makes us feel tired -
For original version, try an article from the New Yorker about How We Should Think about Our Different Thinking Styles.
This week for writing, imagine you are writing an article for a magazine explaining how to be polite in civil society in Spain. Think about a few contexts (work, nightlife, social contexts, transport) and some important dos and don'ts.