After a quick greeting, use the following questions as a guideline to form an interesting conversation with your tutor. Feel free to diverge from these suggestions if anything interesting comes up.
- If you could go back to some time and place in the past, when and where would you go? Why? Use specific reasons and details to support your choice.
- What time periods interest you?
- Why do those time periods interest you?
- What things could you learn from time travel?
Skip this section if you have 15 minute plan. Read the word/expression and definition out loud, and your tutor will go over anything you do not understand. Practice creating a sentence or two to make sure you know how to use the word/expression properly.
|time machine||(n) vehicle that could take you to another time
A time machine would open up many opportunities.
|location||(n) a place or position
He said he would go to any location at the beach if he could.
|fictional||(adj) not true
She wanted to go to a fictional location from her favorite book.
|hypothetical||(adj) involving or based on a suggested idea or theory
The place for time travel is a hypothetical question.
|become||(v) to begin to be or come to be something specified
I wonder what would become of the leader if she had a different family?
|transport||(v) to carry someone or something from one place to another
It would be so fun to transport to another time and place.
|point out||(expression) call attention to
The guide had to point out all the historical landmarks along the road.
|do over||(expression) repeat a job
Some people wish they could do certain things over.
|look back on||(expression) to reflect and think about a previous time
She looked back on her life with no regrets.
Read the following quote out loud.
“Ideas shape the course of history.”
― John Maynard Keynes