What is an addiction? What are the causes, effects and types of addictions?
Grammar: conditionals, inversion
Writing: An essay
Kurzgesagt video – practice
The online document below provides a wide range of exercises created by Bednarska Szkoła Realna students from the groups Oban, Alaska & Detroit. Enjoy!
Critical response to Hari’s view
Have you noticed that the Kurzgesagt video is archived? Do you know why?
It is important to know different perspectives on a given subject, thus we suggest reading the article below and perhaps doing a further research on your own to decide what your opinion is…
Artists’s voice: Eminem
Eminem’s song “Not Afraid” is devoted to his recovery experience.
Should you decide to listen to the song, please, be aware of the strong language used in the lyrics.
Describing his experience with overdosing (OD) methadone in 2007, Eminem said:
“Had I known what it was, I probably wouldn’t have taken it” and “Had I got to the hospital about two hours later, I would have died”.
Let’s have a closer look at ways of referring to the ‘impossible’ past and inversion in conditional sentences in general.
Writing an essay
Using information from the module materials and your own research, write an essay devoted to one of the topic below.
- Can art help us understand and deal with social issues like addiction?
- Stereotypes concerning addictions.
- ‘The opposite of addiction is connection’. Discuss.
- Describe the best ways of preventing addiction among teenagers.
The guidelines on academic essay: