Lizard

Business English

【N.B.】 The absolute final deadline for all assignment submissions is 11:59 p.m. on January 30th.

Endgame: Final Presentation

As a final assignment, we will be presenting on 1/16 and 1/23. Please see Henry's Portfolio for details.

Week 15 (1/23)

Today we will:

Week 14 (1/16)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Spend a little time preparing, and then start presenting.

Week 13 (1/9)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Listen to a sample presentation
  • Think about some cultural differences in business practices around the world
  • Start preparing your presentation

For next time, please finish preparing your presentation.

Week 12 (12/19)

Today we will:

For next time, start planning your presentation.

Unit 10: Regulations and Advice

Week 11 (12/12)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Finish working in Unit 10

For next time, write your Week 11 portfolio assignment.

Week 10 (12/5)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Keep working in Unit 10

Week 9 (11/28)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Record more discussions about future trends
  • Start working in Unit 10

Unit 9: Future Prospects

Week 8 (11/14)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Keep working in Unit 9
  • Record a discussion about future trends

Week 7 (11/7)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Keep working in Unit 9

Week 6 (10/31)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Record your progress report conversations
  • Start working in Unit 9

Unit 8: Checking progress

Week 5 (10/24)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Continue to work in Unit 8.

For next week: Please finish writing your portfolio entry. We will record the conversations next week.

Week 4 (10/17)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Start working in Unit 8 in the text
  • Record your self-introductions

UNIT 7: Complaints and problems

Week 3(10/10)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Do a bit more recording and learn how to link your audio files to your portfolio
  • Continue Unit 7 in the text

Week 2(10/3)

Today we will:

  • Take the vocabulary quiz
  • Record your self-introductions
  • Start Unit 7 in the text

Week 1(9/26)

Today we will:

  • Go over the Course Outline.
  • Check out the vocabulary list.
  • Meet a classmate, interview them, and introduce them to a couple other classmates.
  • Make a portfolio and write/record a self-introduction.

For next week:

  1. Study the word list. We will have our first quiz next week.
  2. If your written self-introduction is not finished, please finish writing it.

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