Meet Lupita Nyong'o, An Oscar Winner

STEP 1 : Can you hear these words in the video? 

  • Meditate (v) : To think calm thoughts in order to relax or as a religious activity
  • Eclectic (adj) : Methods, beliefs, ideas, etc. that are eclectic combine whatever seem the best or most useful things from many different areas or systems, rather than a following single system
  • Specificity (n) : The quality of being specific
  • Beverage (n) : A drink of any types
  • Decompress (v) : To reduce in pressure, to relax
  • Festivities (n) : The parties, meals, and other social activities with which people celebrate a special occasion

STEP 2 : WATCH THE VIDEO AND ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS

  1. What is Lupita’s morning routine?
  2. Where does she live?
  3. What is the name of Lupita’s first pet?
  4. What is Lupita’s favourite movie in the last 5 years?
  5. How many languages does Lupita speak in this video? What are they?
  6. How many siblings does she have?

STEP 3 : DISCUSS THESE QUESTIONS WITH A LANGUAGE PARTNER

  1. Did you know who Lupita is?
  2. Have you seen her in movies?
  3. Do you have similarities with Lupita?

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