Looking for an intermediate-level general conversation lesson? This article is perfect- it goes through 10 different “relaxation” activities and how to make the most out of each of them.

You can check out the article here → 10 Ways to Escape Reality and Relax

After reading through the article with your student, you can use these discussion questions to help the class flow smoothly:

Do you find time during the week to relax?
What is your favorite way to relax?
In your opinion, what is the most relaxing activity?
Do any of the activities from the article not seem relaxing to you?
If you had more time to relax, what would you do?
How can you make more time for relaxation?

And here are some vocabulary/ phrases that you might want to review with your student:

deluge To dabble (dabbling) emulation
compelling ‘literally can’t…’ intimidating
‘social pressure ‘ to push yourself to wager
vicariously to brush up on to wrestle with
heck to have an urge to take up (something)
rudimentary burnout ‘chances are’


Any other interesting discussion questions you would use? Comment them below!