“A Healthy Lifestyle”



Pre-Listening Question

What are some specific steps to maintain a physically- and emotionally-healthy lifestyle?

Vocabulary and Expressions

Here are some words and expressions that appear in the video:

workaholic (noun): a person who works long hours
– My brother is a workaholic, and he spends up to 14 hours a day running his business.

chronic (adjective): persistent or long-term
– James has had a chronic illness since he graduated from college.

Listening Comprehension Questions

Now, watch the interview and answer the comprehension questions. You can also turn on the automatically-generated captions for the video once you start it.

Conversation Questions

Describe your own lifestyle. What do you do on a regular basis to stay fit? What things could you do to improve your overall well-being?

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