What's the matter? When you feel under the weather it means that you don't feel very well. You can have some symptoms of an illness, like a runny nose or constant sneezing for a cold or even the flu. Therefore, you can either go to the doctor to have some medical prescription and a medication, or you can try a home made remedy, like drinking orange juices, have a hot soup or take herbal medicine (NOTICE: medicine as UNCOUNTABLE NOUN: some medicine)
I. Pre-Listening Exercises [Top]
Name several illnesses that keep people from going to work or school. Then, discuss the symptoms for each and remedies and treatments for curing the problem.
|HELPFUL TIP: People often have their own home remedies for different aliments. Some people eat hot chicken soup when they have a cold. Give it a try.|
|II. Listening Exercises [Top]|
Listen to the conversation again as you read the Quiz Script.
|III. Vocabulary Activities [Top]|
|Review the key vocabulary from the conversation:||[ Why do these? ]|
|IV. Post-Listening Exercises [Top]|
|V. Online Investigations - [ What's This? ] [Top]|
- sore throat