Who am I? Click HERE to see my CV

Important!!! Use Firefox or Google Chrome to view this page. With Internet Explorer you may only visualize parts of this blog.

By Maria Zabala Peña at: englishforeso@yahoo.es or mariazabalapena@gmail.com. For ESL without photocopies go to my other blog HERE

New!! VIDEO BLOGS on English for Communications and on English for Office Applications (Computers). See links below.

English for Communications. Click HERE. By Beatriz Papaseit Fernández and myself, María Zabala Peña.
English for Office Applications (Computers). Click. HERE. By Beatriz Papaseit Fernández and myself, María Zabala Peña.

Intercultural Awareness: Manners at the table: The Joy Luck Club Scene

Intercultural Awareness

Level: Intermediate to high.
Skills: Students should have the vocabulary that would allow them to comment on this  sequence, which is an excerpt from the film  The Joy Luck Club
About the clip: The sequence, which is subtitled, shows the first encounter between a Chinese family and their girl's  soon-to-be American fiance.
You can download the clip by clicking  HERE  or  view it on line from the blog.

video

See related video: Table Manners across Cultures HERE

This video was provided by Uwe Pol as  part of a course  on Intercultural Awareness that I took at Norwich University in Summer 2011.

No comments: