Use the words below to talk to your co-workers, classmates, or new friends about courage. Having conversations in English may be scary at first, but it is a great way to practice your English and get to know people better.
1. Watch the video:
2. Read the text
See fear is like a disease.
Courage is contagious.
I remember the powers that be trying to use fear as a weapon.
Michael Brown’s death and the subsequent treatment of the community,
led to a string of protests in and around Ferguson and St. Louis.
3. Take the quiz
Don’t be shy and practice saying these words and phrases to yourself, first. If you are meeting someone for the first time, introduce yourself.
This topic is only a suggestion. If talking to someone about this topic is hard to do, talk about something that is important to you or about something that interests you! It’s always easier to talk about something you are passionate about! Once the conversation is flowing, you’ll be surprised how much you have in common with people from different walks of life!