Celeste Headlee is an American radio journalist, author, public speaker, and co-host of the weekly series Retro Report on PBS. (source: Wikipedia). She shares 10 useful rules for having better conversation in this TED Talk. Watch and listen to her in this listening and viewing comprehension exercise and learn what years of interview experience have taught her.

This listening and viewing comprehension exercise is not only meant to improve your language skills but also intended to give you some food for thought as to what makes for a meaningful conversation and how to improve its quality.

CEF-level: B1 (intermediate)
time: ± 15 minutes

Watch the video, fill in the worksheet, check your answers (see below) and you’ll know how.