Palais – Speaking or WhatsApp

Exercise 1

You saw somebody performing an act of kindness or generosity today while you were doing something. You want to share this experience with a friend. Speak or write to this friend.

  1. Greet your friend as friends normally do.
  2. Write a positive opening sentence.
  3. Describe where you were and what you were doing.
  4. Say what you saw, go into some details.
  5. Say why it impressed you.
  6. Say a positive closing sentence.
  7. Say goodbye.

Exercise 2

You are the friend who has received the above message. You give a respond.

  1. Greet your friend as friends normally do.
  2. Write a positive opening sentence.
  3. Respond to the situation as you wish.
  4. Suggest a meeting.
  5. Say a positive closing sentence.
  6. Say goodbye.

Do this exercise in class with another student or if you are doing this course remotely, send your teacher a voice recording using WhatsApp or any other messaging service.


You can do this exercise by sending messages to your teacher or to other students. You can use any Messaging Service (WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger etc.)