1. Read the audiotranscript
with a partner or change some of the information to adapt it to
Write the second part of a recommendation letter for advanced
study, which states the personal qualities of the candidate that
are relevant to graduate study. View the accompanying Power Point
presentation on details of how to write this paragraph.
3. Write four questions
in which the person must respond "How" when recommending
someone for advanced study, and then answer them. The question
does not have to come directly from the listening exercise.
Example: How did Susan prove that she is an optimistic individual?
Answer: She sought out experts in the field to learn of their
Example: How did help other researchers in your laboratory?
Answer: I often instructed them on how to perform basic experiments.