How has the quarantine changed your life?

How has the quarantine changed your life?

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the lives of everyone on Earth. In this video, I talk about some of the ways the pandemic and quarantine has changed life and society. I also talk about what you can do to make the most of this time. Maybe society can also make some good changes as a result of everything that’s happening. Stay safe, healthy, and try to stay positive.

More COVID-19 Vocabulary HERE

The robo-doctor will see you now

The robo-doctor will see you now

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The robo-doctor will see you now. Her name is ELF. A humanoid robot, she simulates face-to-face interactions between doctors and patients at a major hospital in India. She helps reduce human interaction to keep people safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Rajeev Karwal. He is the chairman of Milagrow Robots, a technology company in Gurgaon, India, that makes ELF and other robots revolutionizing healthcare.

Vocabulary chunks to learn from video

  • Various types of robots
  • Fact to face
  • Can I introduce myself
  • In the robotic field
  • Floor cleaning robots
  • The health care industry
  • Around the globe
  • They can serve as a telepresence for the doctors
  • Inside the ward
  • Floor cleaning robot
  • Killed the virus
  • Humanoid robot instead of the doctor
  • They get accustomed to it very quickly
  • It has a lot of capabilities
  • Keeps on wandering around the ward
  • This pandemic has been the turning point for the services robot industry
  • Lead better lives

 

Will you fly again?

Will you fly again?

Emirates is setting an industry-leading safety and hygiene standard for customers and employees at every step of the travel journey. Our new multi-faceted and comprehensive onboard and on ground measures took effect from today with the resumption of scheduled passenger flights to nine destinations. Our inflight products and services have also been modified to offer complete peace of mind and reassurance.  READ MORE

More COVID-19 Vocabulary Chunks HERE

Vocabulary chunks to learn from video :

  • Fly better again
  • Enhanced health and safety measures
  • On the ground / on board
  • Flight crew
  • Health screening protocols
  • COVID-19 Passenger testing
  • Specific destinations
  • Thermal scanning for fever detection
  • Microbial shields at check-in
  • Social distancing
  • Travel hygiene kits
  • Face masks, gloves, anti-bacterial wipes and hand sanitizer
  • Safety measures
  • Onboard hygiene
  • Your health and wellbeing is always our first priority

 

Can you speak about COVID-19 in English

Can you speak about COVID-19 in English

Understand and learn to speak about COVID-19 in English. In this important session where I’ll explain the most common vocabulary related to the coronavirus.

You’ll learn: nouns such as symptoms, outbreak, pandemic, transmission, and social distancing; verbs and expressions such as to ban gatherings, to protect the vulnerable, to restrict travel, and to flatten the curve; adjectives such as contagious, symptomatic, mandatory, and unprecedented. This lesson is for anyone who wants to follow the news and discuss this important topic more confidently in English.

Test your understanding by taking the quiz  HERE 

 

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