1. Read the audiotranscript
with a partner or change some of the information to adapt it to
Write a paragraph describing your interest in a field of study.
View the accompanying Power Point presentation on details of how
to write this paragraph.
3. Write four questions
beginning with "Which" to ask someone about their interest
in a field of study and then answer them. The question does not
have to come directly from the listening exercise.
Example: Which university does Wen hope to pursue a Ph.D. in Computer
Example: Which field of study would you like to research in graduate
4. Ask a person two
questions beginning with "Which" about his or her interest in
a field of study. Write down each question and its one or two
sentence reply. You can select from among the following questions
from the above listening exercise as models for the questions
that you ask:
does Wen hope to pursue a Ph.D. in Computer Science?
Which field of research did Wen study during graduate school?
Which topic did Wen research during graduate school?
Which topic is Wen fascinated with?
Which topic is Wen interested in researching during his Ph.D.
Which department at National Tsing Hua University did Wen acquire
a master's degree?
Which university is one of Taiwan's premier institutes of higher
Which degree is Wen near completion?
Which university did Wen receive a master's degree?
Which university did Wen obtain a bachelor's degree?