Useful phrases for discussions
1. Asking about or for an opinion
Could you tell me .?
What do you think about/of .?
Whats your opinion about .?
Do you think/feel .?
How do you feel about .?
May I ask you .?
2. Asking for an explanation
Could you explain t
An epidemic of beauty sickness: Renee Engeln at TEDxUConn
Renee Engeln touts women's obsession with beauty as beauty sickness. She suggests some
ways the situation may be checked.
So, today's theme is the future. I'm going to talk about a gro
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Giving a presentation
This phrasebook p
For this assignment, you will be working in groups of 3 or 4. You will watch 3 short videos on your own time and
prepare for an in-class academic discussion about the videos.
Before the discussion, I will give you a list of questions to prepare. At the ti
Note Taking Symbols & Abbreviations
1. Eliminate all unnecessary words.
2. Use symbols or abbreviations for common words.
COMMON SYMBOLS & ABBREVIATIONS (Abbrev)
ditto/repeat the words above
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Definition of Economics
Economics is thhe social science that studies the choices that individuals, businesses,
governments, and entire societies make as they cope with scarcity and the incentives
that influence and reconcile those choices.
Definition of Economics
Our inability to satisfy all our wants is called scarcity.
The choices we make depend on the incentives we face. An Incentive is a reward
that encourages an action or a penalty that discourages an action.
Economics Chapter 2- The Economic Problem
Production Possibilities and Opportunity Cost
The production possibilities frontier (PPF) is the boundary between those combinations of
goods and services that can be produced and those that cannot.
The External Environments of Business
Technological environment- means the development in the field of
technology which affects business by new inventions of productions and
other improvements in techniques to perform the business work. It in
Topic lecture l anguage:
Our topic today is . . . Well be talking about . . . What I want to talk about today is . . . Well be discussing . . . Were going to look at . . . Lets go back to our discussion of . . . Lets continue our discussi