Technology – Comprehension Activity

Let’s use a video to practice English comprehension.

Watch the video a few times, with different goals each time.

1.) Try to understand the basic ideas by focusing on the general context.
2.) Pause the video as needed, and write down any new vocabulary words. Look up the words and try using them in your own sentences.
3.) Read over the comprehension questions below, and then watch the video one last time. Can you answer the questions in your own words?

Comprehension Questions:

1.) How has the Internet changed people’s lives in the last ten years?
2.) Why did the Tom’s mother change her mind about buying him a phone with text messaging?
3.) How did the Internet work in the early days?
4.) How did Tom interrupt the Internet when his sister was using it?
5.) How did Tom watch movies when he was a child?