Video review of Week 2

Neeraj, one of our educators, recorded a video and looked back at some interesting talking points from this week.

Neeraj starts by thanking everyone for the great participation this week, especially in this week’s live event, which was a big success.

He mentions lead educator Alister’s comment on why communication is often more important than being 100% accurate and encourages everyone to try practising speaking by making a recording to share on step 2.19.

Neeraj recommends listening to Yomna Nada’s recording about one of the most important animals of her country, Egypt and Romina Antonela’s lovely description of a special place that she would like to visit one day.

He goes on to mention advice on how to improve your speaking skills and not being afraid of making mistakes from Juan Reynier Velazquez Calzado. Neeraj sums up with some tips on where to find help with pronuncation and gives some ideas on how to organise speaking practice.

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