Types of communication / communicator

The following vocabulary is useful for understanding and discussing types of communication / communicator Types of spoken communication A discussion – when two or more people discuss a specific matter. It is often a formal situation where topics are discussed, often from different points of view. A conversation – where two or more people talk … Read more

Communication and language

The following vocabulary is useful for understanding and discussing communication and language. Communicating without speaking Body language – how a person positions themselves (e.g. facing someone, looking at the floor, crossing their arms) that tells us how someone feels. Non-verbal communication¬† – similar to sign language, but this can be clear, pre-arranged signals. A policeman … Read more

Talking about the media

The following vocabulary is useful for understanding and talking about the media. Types of Printed Media Journal Magazine Newspaper Tabloid Presenting the news Article Editorial Column Review Breaking news News bulletin News update News flash People in the media Columnist Copy editor Editor Journalist Editorialist Copy-editor Paparazzi Anchor(person / man / woman) Reporter Weather(person / … Read more

Unit 3 vocabulary list

Unit 3 vocabulary list. Look carefully through the list to make sure you know the words and are confident that you can use them in your written or spoken English. Look up the meaning of any new words and put them in a sentence. Make a handwritten note of any new words, ideally in a … Read more