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How common is bullying at school or even at the workplace in your country? In what ways is cyberbullying a serious problem, and how is it different than bullying in the past?
“be or feel down” = be or feel sad
“James has been really down lately because he has few close friends at school.”
“pick a fight” = start a fight
“Some of the kids are always trying to pick a fight with our son for unknown reasons.”
A. Listen to the recording and answer the questions.
Have you (or someone you know) ever experienced bullying at school or in your neighborhood? If so, explain the situation, how you felt, and how things turned out for you. Have you bullied someone in any big or small way? Why did you do it? What led you to stop at some point (if you did stop)?
Use the Internet to find information on these questions: