POST – READING ACTIVITIES

Speaking

Which of the examples of niceness in the article do you find normal?

Which of them do you find exaggerated?

Which ones are closest to your behaviour?

Which ones would you never imitate?

Do you know a person who behaves very politely or very impolitely?

What advice would you give them in either case?

Would you advise your community, school or friends to imitate the attitudes described in the article?

 

Writing

You have just read this article on a magazine or a website.

Write an email to the editor of the magazine, point out the similarities / differences between the Canadian culture and your own and express your opinions about the attitudes explained in the article.