Dictagloss 1_16 Naturally Healthy

Discuss these questions with a friend if you can

What do you do when you feel unwell?
Have you ever used herbal medicines?
In what way does a doctor's appointment differ in the UK from your country?

Dictagloss Exercise

It's best to work with someone else on this exercise

You are going to listen to a short passage about using natural remedies.
Here are some of the words you will hear. You can double click on a word for its definition
herb, nervous, tense, relax, remedy, camomile
Play the passage 2 or 3 times making notes but don't just reproduce it.
Then, together, discuss your notes and agree on a re-construction of the passage without listening again.
This is not a dictation; you are not expected to reproduce the passage exactly.
The idea is that your writing is grammatically correct and conveys the meaning of the passage.
When you have submitted your text press on the button below to see the original passage.


Here are some grammar questions about the reading.

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