UpInt 05 – Attending a meeting

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In this lesson, we’ll be looking at language you can use when attending meetings.

Prepare by watching this video. Consider:

  • How do the participants interrupt?
  • How do the participants disagree with each other?
  • Do you think they do these things in a polite manner?
[youtube https://youtu.be/Wb6Oc1_SdJw?w=320&t=10s&showinfo=0&rel=0]


You’ll need to book a lesson to attend.


You’ll receive an activity sheet after the lesson to help review and summarize the lesson.To write answers on these PDFs: 1) download Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, 2) Tools -> Fill & Sign.

Follow up

Do a little background reading by taking a look at this article on ‘meeting etiquette’ by Business Insider.

  • Which tips do you like most?
  • What does the article have to say about interruptions?