1. Read the audiotranscript
with a partner or change some of the information to adapt it to
Write a paragraph describing your research and/or professional
experiences. If you do not have any, then write a paragraph describe
those of someone else. View the accompanying Power Point presentation
on details of how to write this paragraph.
3. Write four questions
beginning with "Where" when asking someone about their
research and professional experiences, and then answer them. The
question does not have to come directly from the listening exercise.
Example: Where did John audit management courses?
Answer: the Institute of Technology Management at National Taiwan
Example: Where did you receive so many academic awards and citations?
Answer: National Chiao Tung University
4. Ask a person two
questions beginning with "Where" about his or her work or research
experiences. 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
Where were the several international conferences that John attended
Where did John learn how to publish a research paper?
Where did John audit management courses?
Where did John enhance his research abilities?
Where did John learn how modern management practices are related?
Where is the Institute of Technology Management that John audited
Where did John complete his undergraduate studies?
Where did John learn how to conduct research?
Where did John learn how to write a research paper?
Where did John come into contact with researchers from his field