Read the audiotranscript with a partner or change some of the information
to adapt it to your situation.
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 "Where" 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
Example: Where does Sue hope to be admitted?
Answer: the Management research program at MIT
Example: Where have you decided to go for your graduate studies?
Answer: The University of Iowa in the United States
Ask a person two questions beginning with "Where" 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:
Where does Sue hope to be admitted to graduate school?
Where did Sue receive her bachelor's degree?
Where did Sue major in Business Administration?
Where would Sue be interested in attending graduate school?
Where did Sue become interested in total systems intervention?
Where would Sue like to attend graduate school?
Where does Sue want to pursue a MBA?
Where is Sue's first choice for doctoral studies?
Where would Sue like to study for a doctoral degree?
Where is MIT located?