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“Episode 6: The Impact of COVID-19 on Life, Study, and Future”

Pre-Listening Activity

How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected your personal life, work, health, and study? What are teachers and students doing during this time to carry on with the work and study?

Video Activity

Watch the video and answer the questions. Look for the closed-captions option ( CC ) at the bottom of the video to watch the transcript. [The captions are automatically generated, so they are not perfect.]

Items like bread and ______ were in short supply at supermarkets in Randall's area.

Restaurants were closed _______.

Those in senior care centers often _____ to minimize the spread of the virus.

Randall's guest, Karol, says her country is known for its ______.

Karol says some students were ________ about the idea of having online classes.