English Conversation on Self-confidence

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An Inspiring Course for Intellectuals

Use the audio player below to listen to the podcast of this session:

Related Audio/Video File:

Please listen to/watch this audio/video file (lecture, , dialogue, audio-book, etc.) on our current subject before the class and try to answer the following questions:

  • File Name: The Power of Forgiveness – The Science of Happiness
  • Lecturer:

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  1. Explain about Brian’s .
  2. What is Dr. Albert Bandura’s main area of interest in ?
  3. On what condition can you be creative and ?
  4. Please describe Dr. Bandura’s to the about snakes.
  5. What kind of change appeared in the participants’ behaviors after receiving or experiencing the treatment in the test?
  6. Which title did Dr. Bandura select for the process of obliterating snake phobia?
  7. What is meant by ‘self-efficacy’?
  8. How could Mr. Dietz the children who were about to have an MRI scan?
  9. What was the lecturer’s chief ambition that could help him to survive that malignant type of ?
  10. What does the message of ‘’ at the end of the presentation imply?

Related Idioms, Proverbs & Expressions:

  1. Take the wind out of one’s sails: Make somebody feel less
  2. : Have the ability to stay calm and confident and hide your feelings in a difficult and upsetting situation
  3. Throw / pour cold water: Discourage a plan or idea

Related Techniques to Learn English to Live Better from the creator of the LELB Society:

  1. If you have doubt in yourself in getting something done, just see if others have done it or not. If a lot of people have done it, it means that you can do it too.
  2. Always do the things that matter most in your life and you will be confident.

Argue for/against: 

Please take an either positive or negative position to the statement below. You cannot be neutral. If all students have the same idea, the teacher will play devil’s advocate to have a heated argument.

Self-esteem takes precedence over self-confidence.

Photo Scanning:

Please examine the photo below and try to come up with as many reasons as you can in support of the following statement:

This man is quite confident.


Reaching a Conclusion: 

  • At the end of each session, we try to come to an informed conclusion on the selected issue.
  • The students are expected to take notes during the class and use their notes to reach a conclusion at the end of each session in around 2 minutes.

Call for Feedback:

Please help us to improve the quality of this class and our online community (LELB Society) by expressing your precious ideas about this question:

Which one of the following is more important to create more in : synchronous communication or communication?

Class Regulations:

  1. Please write down your questions about the topic of the next session in the comment form below.
  2. If you don’t make any question, we cannot have you in our discussion.
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