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The Big Questions and Introduce yourself

This article describes the big questions you will answer in this course.
Two bottle nose dolphins rising above the surface of the sea.
© Ray Genet NMIT

In this course you are studying two things:

  • Nature Conservation


  • English

The Big Question for Nature Conservation is:

Why and how should we protect nature?

The Big Question for English is:

What basic English vocabulary do I need to discuss Nature Conservation?

big questions

By the end of this course you will have your answers.

Now in the comments section tell the class about yourself:

  • Give your name
  • Say where you live
  • Say what you do
  • Say why you are interested in this course
© Ray Genet NMIT
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EAL: English Language for Nature Conservation and Sustainability

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